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  • Student next to questions graphic in a screenshot

    How to answer UC's Personal Insight Questions

    About to start the Personal Insight Questions for the UC undergraduate application? Here are some helpful tips on what the questions are about and what they cover.

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    Help keep the University of California affordable

    Today's students deserve the same great UC education as previous generations. Let's grow California together.

  • President Obama at UC Irvine commencement

    President Obama at UC Irvine Commencement 2014

    President Barack Obama spoke at UC Irvine's commencement celebration at Angel Stadium.
  • Randy Schekman

    Nobelist Schekman on the value of public higher ed

    Nobel laureate Randy Schekman is a UC Berkeley professor and a UCLA alumnus. From the pinnacle of achievement, Schekman credits public higher education as the foundation of his success. Schekman will participate in UC's Graduate Research Day, calling for more student support.

  • Graduates-to-be line up at the UCLA community school

    Paving a path to college

    UC Newsroom

    UC's partner high schools try new approaches to make college a reality for historically underrepresented communities.

  • Courtney Baugh gaming

    ‘Most women don't use a mic’

    UC Riverside

    Half of online gamers are women, but anti-woman abuse is rampant. Courtney Baugh has a solution.

  • Ohashi in the middle of her routine

    Perfection (and joy)

    UC Newsroom

    Viral star and UCLA gymnast Katelyn Ohashi is capable of perfection. But most importantly, she's capable of joy.