Santa Cruz

The Jack Baskin School of Engineering

Computer Science

Students interested in computer science must select the major as their first choice on the UC Application. Applicants are encouraged to have a solid background in advanced high school mathematics. A student not selected for computer science may be reviewed for admission to an alternate major if one was selected.


Fall-quarter freshman applicants who wish to be considered for a music scholarship must submit an audition video/audio online link to the Music Department. See the Music Department website for details.

Contact: Music Department, 244 Music Center, (831) 459-2292,