Admissions

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Michelle Obama, celebrities, cheer college-bound students for the journey ahead

Nearly 10,000 students packed UCLA's Pauley Pavilion May 1 for College Signing Day, a massive, nationwide celebration of committing to higher education.

Michelle Obama takes a selfie with a student on College Signing Day

These students are reaching higher — now it’s time to celebrate them

At College Signing Day on May 1, students will gain a powerful ally — and take a giant step toward their future.

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Hugs, screams and tears of joy as thousands of high school students learn they're admitted to UC

The wait is over. Now for some of our fave celebrations.

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UC Irvine cited as a community college pipeline leader

A new report on the national goal of enrolling 50,000 additional low- and moderate-income students by 2025.

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9 amazing UC spots to call home

From Hogwarts to Middle Earth to oceanfront luxury, UC's housing has character to spare.

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Only at UC: 10 life-changing opportunities for undergraduates

At the nation's leading public university, there's no need to wait to change the world.

University of California financial aid tips

5 essentials on paying for college

FAFSA forms are due March 2 — and we have some tips to motivate you to get all the financial help you can.

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The free online courses that are putting college in reach

With dozens of new offerings, UC Scout allows students anywhere in California to access a complete college prep curriculum.

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UC leaders deliver a message of access to California students and schools

UC leaders are bringing a preview of the college experience to underrepresented high schools across the state.

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Chancellor to tell students UC education is attainable, affordable

The campus kicks off a series of visits to show local students it's possible to achieve UC — if only they apply.

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