High School Registration

Registration is now closed.

First Steps:

  1. Submit your online registration (now closed)
    • In the registration form, in the Enrollment section, proceed like this: Questions: "Are you currently attending a UC during the regular academic year (Fall, Winter, Spring)?"
      • click on "No"
      • a new question will appea
      • select High School in the USA or High School Outside the USA (International: for students from countries outside the US needing a visa/I-20, the deadline to register has passed)
    • Pay the nonrefundable $50 registration fee. 
  2. Submit your high school verification form
    • We cannot complete your registration until we have this piece. 
  3. After we have your registration, $50 payment, and verification form, we will start setting up your UCSC accounts.  Please allow 5 business days.
  4. If you are minor, submit your waivers before your first day of class. If living on campus, you can submit in person at move-in on June 24 (2018 versions coming soon). 
The earlier you complete the registration process, the sooner you can get set up to enroll in classes starting May 1!

After you Register

  • When processing is complete, you will receive an email with your
    • UCSC student ID number
    • your CruzID and ucsc.edu email address
    • access to set up your passwords
  • Then you are able to log into your MyUCSC portal for enrollment.
  • See our High School Course Enrollment page for course recommendations and a tutorial on how to add classes. 
Check Your UCSC Gmail:
  • Google powers the UCSC Email system. All faculty, staff, and students have an individual UCSC Google Gmail account (cruzID@ucsc.edu).
  • All official UC and UCSC communication uses your @ucsc.edu email address.
  • All instructors will contact you via your UCSC email, especially important if you are in an online course. All online course information will go exclusively to your UCSC Gmail account.

Here is more information on fees and tuition, deadlineshousingdining, and parking.