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UC Santa Cruz

About UC Santa Cruz

A wooded hillside overlooking the Monterey Bay is home to one of UC’s most beautiful campuses: UC Santa Cruz. The UCSC tradition of creative thinking and innovation fuels both a vibrant arts community and the renowned high-technology industry of the Silicon Valley. In addition to traditional majors in the arts, engineering, humanities, physical and biological sciences, and social sciences, UCSC is a major center for marine sciences and research. You can participate in the creation of new technologies, new works of human expression, and new understandings. At UCSC, you will have all of the advantages of a small college setting with the resources of a major research university.

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