You Can Always Come Back in Summer! alumni

You are alumni if: You graduated from UCSC 

As part of UCSC’s Summer Session, alumni can choose from over 200 different classes across 30 departments. Come home this summer and take classes in everything from gardening to printmaking, to artificial intelligence and music.

  1. Check out over 200 summer courses to find what appeals to you. 
  2. Visit Class Search after April 1 for course details, including days/times that work for your schedule. 
  3. Complete the Registration Form and pay $50.  We will set up your UCSC accounts, activate for summer, etc. Once we email your login info, you can enroll. 


Classes of Interest

  • Consider our online courses for flexible scheduling
  • Review our list of evening classes  (coming in April!)
  • Or our low-cost, high-awesome two credit classes


  • If you complete 15 or more credits, we'll take $680 off! UCSC will discount your total tuition by $680 on August 9 if you complete 15+ credits over the full summer (in either or all sessions).


  • Summer Session students have the option to live on campus.
  • Room rates for Summer Session discounted by 50% from the preceding academic year room rates. 
  • If you want to live off campus, check out the community rentals page, provided by UC Santa Cruz.