UC application

Applying to UC? Here’s what’s changing

Beyond GPA and test scores, the university wants to get to know you as a person.

UC president visits Arcata High School

UC president makes historic visit to Arcata High School

In visiting California's far north, President Napolitano hopes to draw more students from the region.

UC San Diego overnight program

Overnight programs offer glimpse of college life for diverse admitted students

Admits from across California preview undergraduate life during an exciting weekend at UC San Diego.

New UC admits celebrate on social media

Students celebrate admission to UC on social media

Newly selected applicants expressed their joy after getting the happy news.

UC San Diego Black Academic Excellence Initiative

UC San Diego launches Black Academic Excellence Initiative

Chancellor dedicates additional scholarship funds and support to encourage more collegebound students to enroll.

standardized test

Five things you should know about the new SAT

The class of 2017 will include the first high-schoolers to take the revised college entrance exam.

UC Irvine higher education summit

The future of higher education at UC Irvine

National leaders share insights into providing an elite public education at Feb. 26 symposium.

Jendi Samai

UCLA center helps community college students transfer

Center for Community College Partnerships guides students to UC and other four-year colleges.

UC's top 10 stories of 2015

From expanding enrollment to tackling climate change, 2015 was a big year for the University of California.

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UC budget plan will provide for 10,000 more California students

Regents will consider a proposal to grow in-state undergraduate enrollment over three years, bolstered by additional state funds.