Follow seven easy steps to
get prepared, then get online.
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Get a head start on your UC application. 2010 –11
Apply Online to UC
Berkeley Davis Irvine Los Angeles Merced Riverside San Diego San Francisco Santa Barbara Santa Cruz
Before you begin
* To have a copy mailed to you, e-mail your request to email@example.com. Include your name,
address, the term for which you're applying, whether you’re a freshman or transfer applicant, and
the reason you can’t use the online application. Applications must be postmarked by the last day of
the filing period.
>>your checklist>>your computerApply broadly All
UC-eligible California resi-
dents who apply on time will be offered
admission at one of the University’s
nine undergraduate campuses, but not
necessarily at their campus of choice.
Students who research and apply to several campuses are more
likely to be admitted to a campus they know they want to attend.
Go to www.universityofcalifornia.edu/apply.*
Gather your information first Having
everything you’ll need in hand before you start your
application means you won’t be stuck trying to get
a copy of your transcript on the last day. Use the
checklist at right as your guide.
of students who
applied to 4 campuses
were admitted to
one of their
Research your major options There may be different
degree programs at several UC campuses that can get you to your
career goal; knowing what they are will give you more options
when you apply. Check which majors are open in a given term at
Pick an e‑mail address and stick with it
Campuses e-mail applicants regularly to request or clarify
information; they often need a quick response. Provide an
e-mail address that you’ll check regularly and keep until you
enroll. Update your spam filters to ensure that you receive
all UC communications.
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