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University of California - Santa Cruz Acceptance Rates & Admissions Statistics

What Does University of California - Santa Cruz Incoming Class Look Like?

Utilize the admission data from the most recent freshman classes at University of California - Santa Cruz to evaluate how you measure up.

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Selectivity (Fall 2021): The Numbers Behind Student Admissions

Open Admissions No
Selectivity of College Average Selectivity
Acceptance Rate 59%

Acceptance and Enrollment Stats (Fall 2021)

Applicant Total 61,695
Accepted 36,177
Enrolled 4,155

Who’s Applying: Applicants by Gender

Applicants: Men - Women  46 to 54
Accepted: Men - Women  43 to 57
Enrolled: Men - Women  45 to 55

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