Subject: Jack Baskin School of Engineering at UC Santa Cruz: An Introduction

Date: February 24, 2017

I am happy to hear of your interest in the Jack Baskin School of Engineering at the University of California, Santa Cruz. Should you be admitted to the university, I want to make sure you have the information you need to make an informed choice about engineering at UC Santa Cruz.

Our faculty is composed of outstanding researchers and dedicated teachers, and has been honored with national awards in both areas. Our instructional laboratories provide students with state-of-the-art equipment, and our small classes make an excellent environment for classroom study, intimate student-teacher interaction, and independent research.

Also, the campus’s proximity to Silicon Valley and our close interaction with the industries there create a fantastic opportunity for internships and your future career.

If you would like to learn more about a BSOE major, please see, which has information about each of the BSOE majors.


Alexander Wolf
Dean, Jack Baskin School of Engineering
UC Santa Cruz

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