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University of California-Santa Cruz is a Public, 4 years college located in Santa Cruz, California. UC Santa Cruz ranked 68th in National Universities and 21st in California Colleges.
It has a total enrollment of 19,161 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 25 to 1. It is a Research University (very high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship. UC Santa Cruz's acceptance rate is 59.00% last year (undergraduate school).
University of California-Santa Cruz is accredited by WASC Senior College and University Commission.
|Address||1156 High St, Santa Cruz, CA 95064-1011|
|Net Price Calculator||www2.ucsc.edu/finaidcalc/|
|School Type||Public, 4 years|
|Carnegie Category||Research University (very high research activity)|
|Highest Degree Offered||Doctor's degree - research/scholarship|
The acceptance rate of University of California-Santa Cruz is 59.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 12.00%. The application fees are $70 for undergraduate programs and $105 for graduate programs.
|Open Admission Policy||✗|
|Acceptance Rate||59.00 %|
|Yield (Enrollment Rate)||12.00 %|
|Undergraduate Application Fees||$70|
|Graduate Application Fees||$105|
Tuition & Fees
UC Santa Cruz's 2022 tuition & fees is $14,070 for California residents and $43,824 for out-of-students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $13,895 for California residents and $28,997 for out-of-students.
|Undergraduate Tuition & Fees||$14,070||$43,824|
|Graduate Tuition & Fees||$13,895||$28,997|
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)
A total of 19,161 students have enrolled for academic year 2020-2021. Among them, 16,945 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. UC Santa Cruz has 17,207 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 1,954 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Offered Degrees and Programs
|Number of programs||139 Programs|
|Academic/career counseling service||✔|
|Placement services for completers||✔|
|On-campus day care for students||✔|
|Distance Learning (online classes)||✔|