News & key dates

Apply for financial aid Jan. 1

File the FAFSA or Dream Act Application and Cal Grant Verification Form between January 1 and March 2.

Transfers: Course and grade updates in January

After applying, transfer students are required to update their grades and course records by Jan. 31, 2015.

UC campuses top national rankings

Five UC campuses ranked among top 10 public national universities.

UC proposes long-term funding plan

Goal is more predictable tuition, strong financial aid and more access for Californians.

Get excited about UC

When you apply to UC, you're taking the first step in joining the UC community and becoming part of the world's premier public university system.

Paying for UC