About the Site

UC-Santa Cruz

Santa Cruz, CA

  • Grades 5+
  • Residential

Situated in the foothills of the Santa Cruz Mountains overlooking Monterey Bay and only 33 miles from the high-tech hub of Silicon Valley, the University of California at Santa Cruz is an ideal setting for educational pursuits. Known for a strong interdisciplinary focus and innovative approach to teaching, the university is comprised of a number of colleges, each a distinct residential community within this major research institution. Students enjoy the redwood trees, wildlife sightings, and ocean views while traversing the spacious and scenic campus. The temperate climate provides a comfortable living and learning environment, providing good opportunities for field study and research. 

Session One 
June 26 – July 15, 2022

Session Two 
July 17 – August 5, 2022

Transportation and Contact Information

A student shuttle service is available only from San Francisco International Airport (SFO). You will receive maps, directions, and shuttle service details with your course notification.

Courses Offered

Summer Courses by Site

Sorry, there are no courses available for this site at the current time.