University of California-Santa Cruz

1156 High St
Santa Cruz, CA 95064
(831) 459-0111
http://www.ucsc.edu/

General

  • Type of college: 4-year Public
  • Total student population: 16,775
  • Undergraduate population: 15,259
  • Student to faculty ratio: 18 to 1

Tuition, Room & Board, Books & Supplies and Other Fees

  • Total cost for in-state students living on campus: $23,897
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living on campus: $43,843
  • Total cost for in-state students living off campus: $20,431
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living off campus: $40,377

Financial Aid Provided

  • Students receiving financial aid: 56%
  • Average financial aid received per student: $4,763
  • Students receiving Pell grants: 23%
  • Average Pell grant received per student: $3,179
  • Students receiving federal aid: 23%
  • Average federal aid received per student: $3,819
  • Students receiving state aid: 24%
  • Students receiving institutional aid: 41%

Admissions

  • Total applicants: 24,462
  • Percent admitted: 81%
  • Percent admitted (men): 79%
  • Percent admitted (women): 83%
  • Average SAT critical reading scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 500, 620
  • Average SAT math scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 520, 630
  • Average SAT writing scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 500, 620

Enrollment

  • Total enrolled (Fall 2008): 16,615
  • Male students (Fall 2008): 47%
  • Female students (Fall 2008): 53%

Graduation

  • Graduation rate: 72%
  • Graduation rate (men): 69%
  • Graduation rate (women): 73%

Degrees Offered

  • Certificate
  • Bachelors
  • Masters
  • PhD