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University of California-Santa Cruz Admissions Stats

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Admissions Requirements

Admissions Tests Required: Required
Completion of College Preparatory Program: Recommended
Secondary School GPA: Required
Secondary School Rank: Recommended
Secondary School Record: Required
TOEFL: Required

Application Fees

$60
Undergrad Application Fee
$70
Graduate Application Fee

Special Factors

AP Acceptance: Yes
Credit for Life Experience: No

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Contact Info

Address:
1156 High St Santa Cruz, CA 95064-1011
Phone: (831) 459-0111
General Site: www.ucsc.edu/
Admissions: http://admissions.ucsc.edu/
Application: http://www.universityofcalifornia.edu/admissions/undergrad_adm/apply/apply_online.html

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: Tips for Prospective Students
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  • john from san diego, ca
  • Jun-13-2016 I am a current student here

    if you bombed your midterm - consider dropping the class. an "f" grade in a class can be redone, but pulls your grade point down until you retake it.

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  • rr
  • May-28-2016 I am a current student here

    plan out ahead of time a 4-year schedule so you can stay on track and graduate on time as classes are becoming impacted. don't be afraid to try new things including some of the interesting classes that are offered. definitely, explore all the hidden gems like the buddha hut and go out on night hikes.

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  • kyle
  • May-22-2016 I am a past student here

    look at what college you would live in. there are 10 residential colleges, and which college you choose will be where you spend the majority of your time frosh year. get involved! there are so many fantastic orgs and clubs on campus. take advantage of the huge forest in upper campus and the awesome beaches downtown.

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  • arlene from santa cruz, ca
  • Mar-30-2016 I am a current student here

    stay on task, you don't want to fall behind in a class. as long as your studying regularly and doing assignments on time, things won't pile up. come with an open mind. this campus is full with diversity and there is something for everyone.

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  • Dana from Carson, CA
  • Dec-29-2015 I am a current student here

    You are going to have so much free time in college, it's crazy, join clubs, sports, go out and explore! there's so much to do, so go out and do it!!!

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