Transferring to University of California (UC)

Getting to Know the University of California

UC Locations

  • 10 campuses
  • Approximately 220,000 students
  • Provides exciting environments that foster world-class educational and research opportunities and generate a wide range of benefits and services that touch the lives of Californians every day
  • Emphasizes research, theory and graduate studies
  • Manages three U.S. Department of Energy national laboratories
  • Five medical centers support the clinical teaching programs of the University's medical and health sciences schools
  • Undergraduate and advanced graduate instruction is offered in sciences, the applied fields, and the professions

Learn more about the individual UC campuses and take a virtual tour.
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Admission Resources and Requirements

UC Admission planner: This online tool is designed to help prospective UC students transferring from California community colleges track and plan their course work.

UC 21 Transfer Pathways

UCSB Transfer Major Preparation Guide 2016

Transfer Requirements

UC Transfer Admission Guarantee

UC Top 20 Popular Majors