Ten colleges. One university. It's about community. It's slugs supporting slugs.
Undergraduates are affiliated with one of 10 colleges at UC Santa Cruz, vibrant communities that enhance the intellectual and social life of the campus.
Student Organization Advising and Resources (SOAR) is dedicated to the success of UCSC's campus-wide student organizations and government.
The Campus Events Calendar is the place to go for the latest information on myriad activities, events, lectures, and performances on campus.
The goal of UCSC's physical education and recreation program is to introduce as many students as possible to lifelong physical activities.
Through a number of activities in the 2015 calendar year, UC Santa Cruz is celebrating the 50th anniversary of the campus's opening in 1965.
- March 13, 2017 UC Santa Cruz named one of the country’s best colleges for undergraduate film majors
- March 10, 2017 Reef madness: A coral grows at UC Santa Cruz
- February 27, 2017 Campaign for UC Santa Cruz enters home stretch
UC Santa Cruz is a public university like no other in California, combining the intimacy of a small, liberal arts college with the depth and rigor of a major research university.
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UCSC residential learning colleges provide students with academic support, activities, and events that enhance the intellectual and social life of the campus.