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University of California-Santa Cruz Admission

Santa Cruz, California

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Acceptance Rate

University of California-Santa Cruz is an institution with an enrollment of 4,048 undergraduate students. Admission is fairly competitive as University of California-Santa Cruz acceptance rate is 50%.






Admission Chance

Find out your chances of getting into University of California-Santa Cruz and compare your SAT/ACT scores with thousands of applicants. Students who were admitted and enrolled typically had standardized test scores in these ranges:

Average Accepted SAT: 1160 - 1340

Average Accepted ACT: 26 - 31

Application Requirements

What are the requirements for students to be admitted to University of California-Santa Cruz? The university typically requires a high school diploma, taking SAT/ACT and passing TOEFL for international applicants. Based on your applicant type, you may also have to meet additional requirements. Please review all applicable requirements prior to applying for admission.

Application Deadlines

Application ClosingNotification DateRolling Admissions
Fall freshmenNovember 30thMarch 31st
Other early decision planNot reportedNot reported
TransferNovember 30thApril 30th

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