Graduate Admission

Application for Graduate Studies

Applications for admission to UC Santa Cruz graduate programs are available online. Applications for the upcoming academic year are available starting October 1 of the prior year. 

Instructions and requirements for admission to UC Santa Cruz are posted on the Graduate Admissions website. Please read all instructions thoroughly.

Deadlines vary by program and are posted online

Please contact the program you are applying to with questions about the application. If there are any problems with the online application, please email; technical questions or issues can go to