The UC Santa Cruz Summer Session is open to all international students, including Exchange/Visiting students who may choose to start their studies early or extend them into the summer, on a fee-paying basis only, but at significantly reduced tuition rates and discounted on-campus housing rates.


  • Hundreds of in-person and online classes across 30 departments including Digital Art and New Media, Math, Biology, Games and Playable Media, and more!


  • Tuition is almost 70% below non-resident tuition charged during the regular academic year
  • On-campus Housing discounted by 50% from the regular academic year
  • $680 discount is provided to students who successfully complete 15 credits or more


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