University of California (UC)
CSU "A-G" required courses (must have a C or better in all)
A. History/Social Science, 2 years required
B. English, 4 years required
C. Mathematics, 3 years required
D. Laboratory Science, 2 years required
E. Language other than English, 2 years required
F. Visual and Performing Arts, 1 year required
G. College Preparatory Elective, 1 year required
Checklist to use for making sure you have the coursework necessary for UC entrance.
SAT and/or ACT
You should begin taking these exams in the spring of your junior year. All testing must be concluded by December of your senior year. You can also register for these exams through your Naviance account.
Which test should I take? SAT or ACT?
Freshman applicants must submit official ACT and SAT test scores by November.
Official scores can be submitted to one campus, as test scores are disseminated to all campuses to which the student has applie
UC Application Process
University of California (UC): November 1 - November 30 Important Dates and Deadlines
University of California How to apply?
Await the decision: Each UC campus will notify the student of its admission decision, generally in March for fall freshman applicants or in April for transfer students. To read more about admissions decisions, visit http://admission.universityofcalifornia.edu/how-to-apply/after-you-apply/admission-decisions.
After You Have Been Accepted
All admission decisions are conditional on the successful completion of your senior year. Colleges may rescind admission to students who earn low grades in college preparatory classes during their senior year. Make sure you arrange to have your final transcript sent to the university you have chosen.
Last Modified on March 4, 2020