Admitted Student Virtual Events

Connecting Virtually with UC Santa Cruz This Spring

‘Meet a Slug’ Chats

See the schedule above for your chance to chat live with current UC Santa Cruz students on topics including majors, housing, social life, and more. Every weekday in April, they’ll be addressing different areas of interest. No sign-up required. Just click on the session you’d like to join in the calendar above for more details and a Zoom link. Drop in as many times as you like! 

Virtual Receptions

Although we can’t meet you in person right now, we would love to take a moment to celebrate your accomplishments as an admitted student to UC Santa Cruz. Associate Vice Chancellor of Enrollment Management Michelle Whittingham, students, and staff will be available live to welcome you and your family to the Banana Slug community and answer questions. Registration required - find the session that works for you in the calendar above and sign up by clicking the Zoom link.

Virtual Tour

Any time you like, you can take a virtual tour of the beautiful UC Santa Cruz campus, led by our student tour guides and offered in five languages.

If you have a disability and wish to participate in an activity or event sponsored by the University, you may request a reasonable accommodation by contacting We will follow up with you individually.

Recordings of Virtual Panels & Presentations

Financing Your Education

Financing Your UC Santa Cruz Education with Glenn Gumin, Assistant Director of Financial Aid

Admitted Student Reception (ABC Audience)

Admitted Student Reception
(African, Black, Caribbean Audience)

Admitted Student Reception Recording - Domestic

Admitted Student Reception
(U.S. Audience)

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Fall Instruction Update