Divisions & Departments
UC Santa Cruz provides undergraduate students with an education that combines the advantages of a small college setting with the resources of a major research university. Undergraduates have the opportunity to engage in in-depth learning while pursuing research and scholarship with leading figures in their fields.
Graduate students at UCSC are part of innovative doctoral, master's, and certificate programs that span a range of scientific, technical, humanistic, social science, and artistic disciplines. Each graduate student takes part in the exciting scholarly dialogue that occurs in UCSC's classrooms, labs, and studios.
At UCSC, academic departments are organized within the Arts, Humanities, Physical & Biological Sciences, and Social Sciences divisions, and the Baskin School of Engineering.