Welcome to UC Santa Cruz's Graduate Application Page


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    The application for the 2020-2021 academic year is open.

    Before starting an online application, prospective applicants should first identify their desired program and learn about the specific deadlines and any departmental application requirements (links are below).

    Only one application may be considered from each applicant within a given admission-processing period (winter through fall of the same calendar year). Simultaneous applications to multiple departments are not accepted and any application processing fee paid for multiple applications will be forfeited.

    Please visit our website, some of the information you will find includes:

    For more information or questions about the program, please contact the program directly.



    Returning users:

    Log in to continue an application

    First-time users:

    Create an account to start a new application.