2018 registration is now closed. If you registered before June 15 your registration is in process.

Here’s how to register for Summer Academy.

  • Submit your online registration
  • Indicate you will be attending the First Year Academy
  • Pay the nonrefundable $100 registration fee
  • Once submitted, please sit tight! It can 3-5 days to process your registration
  • Please note: While you already have access to your MyUCSC account before registering, you cannot enroll in summer classes until our office has completed processing your registration.
  • Once you receive notification that you can enroll in summer courses, visit navigating MyUCSC for assistance with adding classes, changing passwords, etc.and move onto course enrollment.

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Note: As an incoming student to UC Santa Cruz, you are responsible for ensuring that your conditions of admission to UC Santa Cruz have been met. All students, including those in the summer academies, must meet these conditions. Read the Conditions of Admission page in your online offer of admission to fully understand your obligations. If you anticipate any problem that could hinder you from meeting your conditions, please contact the Office of Admissions at or (831) 459-2131 as soon as possible.