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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

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Special Factors

AP Acceptance: Yes
Credit for Life Experience: No

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Contact Info

1156 High St Santa Cruz, CA 95064-1011
Phone: (831) 459-0111
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Student Responses to Review Topic: Tips for Prospective Students
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  • Lanyia from UCSC
  • Apr-09-2017 I am a current student here

    Don't wait until the last minute to reach out for help if you are struggling. Have an open mind.

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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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