How aspiring scholars find their path
UC offers more than 600 graduate programs, each preparing students to be leaders in their chosen fields. Students can earn a Ph.D in aerospace engineering or an MFA in digital arts and new media. Biostatistics or Buddhist studies? Etymology or epidemiology?
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“Many times we don’t take chances because we may not believe in our abilities, but you don’t need to have it all figured out. You just need to be open to learning along the way, making mistakes and reaching out.”
Ana Guerrero, Ph.D.
Education, UC Santa Barbara
California’s force for innovation
UC’s 64,000 graduate students are some of the brightest minds on our campuses, tackling some of the world’s biggest challenges. They launch dozens of startups and create roughly 600 inventions per year.
UC announces $15M in climate innovation awards
The grants are part of a $185M partnership between the state of California and UC to tackle the climate crisis.
Explore the UC story through data
See detailed metrics on student enrollment, graduation rates, alumni outcomes and more about the University.
82% of undergrads come from California
2 out of 3 California students who applied last year got in.
55% of California undergrads pay no tuition
UC has one of the strongest financial aid programs in the nation.
86% of undergrads earn a diploma
Most students complete their studies in just over four years.