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Winter Quarter/Spring Semester 2019

UC Merced, UC Riverside and UC Santa Cruz will start accepting applications (at certain levels) on July 1 for winter quarter/spring semester 2019. All other campuses will be formally closed to all applicants for this term.

Special programs (TAG, EOP, Academic Re-Entry, Veterans, etc.) may be open at some campuses. Make sure you contact the admission office at the individual campuses if you have any questions

Merced

UC Merced will be open to new applicants at the freshman, sophomore and junior transfer levels.

However, the following majors are closed to sophomore and junior transfers: 

Undecided/Undeclared

Note: Undecided/Undeclared and Undeclared in the Schools of Engineering, Natural Sciences and Social Sciences, Humanities and Arts are open only to freshman applicants.

School of Engineering

Undeclared

School of Natural Sciences

Applied Math Sciences (Non-Emphasis Option) - Closed to junior transfers only
Biological Sciences (Non-Emphasis Option) - Closed to junior transfers only 
Chemical Sciences (Non-Emphasis Option) - Closed to junior transfers only 
Undeclared

School of Social Sciences, Humanities and Arts

Undeclared Social Sciences, Humanities and Art

Riverside 

UC Riverside will be open to new applicants at the sophomore, junior and senior levels. However, certain majors will be closed, depending on level.

At the sophomore level, the following are closed:  

College of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences

Art (Studio)
Pre-Business 
Limited 
Psychology

College of Natural and Agricultural Sciences 

Biology
Limited 
Mathematics
Mathematics for Teachers

School of Business 

Business Administration 

The Marian and Rosemary Bourns College of Engineering 

Bioengineering, B.S. + M.S.
Chemical Engineering, B.S. + M.S.
Computer Engineering, B.S. + M.S.
Computer Science, B.S.
Computer Science, B.S. + M.S.
Computer Science with Business Applications, B.S.
Electrical Engineering, B.S. + M.S.
Environmental Engineering, B.S. + M.S.
Mechanical Engineering, B.S. + M.S.
Limited – Engineering

Undeclared Majors

At the junior level, the following are closed:

College of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences

Art (Studio)
Pre-Business
Psychology
Limited

College of Natural and Agricultural Sciences

Biology
Limited 
Mathematics
Mathematics for Teachers

The Marian and Rosemary Bourns College of Engineering 

Bioengineering, B.S. + M.S. 
Chemical Engineering, B.S. + M.S. 
Computer Engineering, B.S. + M.S.
Computer Science, B.S.
Computer Science, B.S. + M.S. 
Computer Science with Business Applications, B.S.
Electrical Engineering, B.S. + M.S. 
Environmental Engineering, B.S. + M.S. 
Mechanical Engineering, B.S. + M.S. 
Limited – Engineering

Undeclared Majors

At the senior level, the following are closed:

College of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences

All

College of Natural and Agricultural Sciences

All

Graduate School of Education 

All

School of Public Policy

All

The Marian and Rosemary Bourns College of Engineering

All

Undeclared Majors

All

Santa Cruz

UC Santa Cruz will be open to new applicants at the sophomore and junior transfer levels. 

However, the following majors are closed to sophomore and junior transfers:

All colleges

Applied Linguistics and Multilingualism
Applied Physics
Art
Art and Design: Games and Playable Media
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Biology B.A.
Biology B.S.
Chemistry
Chemistry: Biochemistry
Chemistry: Environmental Chemistry
Classical Studies
Community Studies
Ecology and Evolution
Film & Digital Media
Film & Digital Media – Production
Film & Digital Media – Critical Studies
Film & Digital Media – Integrated Critical Practice
German Studies
Human Biology
Language Studies - Chinese
Language Studies - French
Language Studies - German 
Language Studies - Italian
Language Studies - Japanese
Language Studies - Spanish
Language Studies
Limited Status
Linguistics
Marine Biology
Mathematics
Mathematics - Computational
Mathematics - Mathematics Education 
Mathematics - Pure
Molecular, Cell and Developmental Biology
Music
Neuroscience
Physics 
Physics (Astrophysics)
Plant Science
Science Education 
Sociology
Spanish Languages and Linguistics
Spanish Literature and Culture
Spanish Studies

The Jack Baskin School of Engineering

All

Undecided/Undeclared

All

Undergraduate degree programs

Download the complete list of undergraduate majors by discipline and campus [PDF].