University of California, Santa Cruz


program overview

Welcome to UC Santa Cruz! It's the perfect place to spend your summer and get credits for high school and college! Have you ever wanted to learn about the Sociology of Sports? Interactive Video Game Design? Evolution and Ecology? The Natural History of Birds? Psychology? Come do it.


Note: In 2016-2017, UCSC Summer Program application does not open until April 1st, 2017. As such, you are granted an extension for your UCSC Summer Program application should you not be confirmed in another summer program before this date. 

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Specialization(s): General College Prep

Selectivity: Less Selective

Location: University of California, Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, CA

Duration: 4 weeks. Multiple sessions available.

Financial Aid: 50% off tuition for high school students 

Fee Waiver: No