UC Santa Cruz freshman admission profile

This is a snapshot of the admitted freshman class for fall 2014.

Please be cautious in drawing conclusions from this information. Use it as a general guide to selectivity and not as a predictor of your chance for admission to UC Santa Cruz.


Admit rate — Overall

56.9%
  • Admits
23,176
  • Applicants
40,721
  • California Residents (% of admits)
80%


Averages

  • High School GPA
3.82
  • ACT Composite Score
26
  • SAT Critical Reading
578
  • SAT Mathematics
615
  • SAT Writing
589