UC/CSU Colleges

University of California:

The University of California is a part of California’s three-tier public higher education system, including the California State University system and the California Community College System. The UC system has nine campuses. You can explore the University of California system’s website at:
Please visit the following links to explore the many universities within the UC System: University of California 
  • UC Berkley (UCB)
  • UC Davis (UCD)
  • UC Irvine
  • UC Los Angeles (UCLA)        
  • UC Merced
  • UC Riverside
  • UC San Diego
  • UC Santa Barbara (UCSB)
  • UC Santa Cruz

Applying to a UC

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California State University:

The California State University system is a leader in high-quality, accessible, student-focused higher education. You can explore the California State University system at:
Please visit the following links to explore the many universities within the CSU: California State University
  • CSU Bakersfield
  • CSU Channel Island
  • CSU Chico
  • CSU Dominguez Hills                      
  • Cal State East Bay
  • CSU Fresno
  • Cal State Fullerton
  • Cal State Long Beach
  • Cal State L.ACal Maritime
  • CSU Monterey Bay
  • Cal State Northridge
  • Cal Poly Pomona
  • CSU Sacramento
  • Cal State San Bernardino
  • CSU San Diego
  • CSU San Francisco
  • CSU San Jose
  • CSU Cal Poly San Luis Obispo
  • CSU San Marcos
  • CSU Sonoma
  • Cal State Stanislaus
  • CSU Humboldt

Applying to a CSU

The California State University System has developed a new system for students applying to any of the CSU's. This site contains information about each of the different campuses and the programs they offer. This is where all students will apply to any CSU.
Cal State Apply Website https://www2.calstate.edu/apply
California State University Chico Admissions Office http://www.csuchico.edu/admissions/

Explore Majors:

This site helps you explore majors offered at UC and CSU campuses. It provides several paths you can take to learn about specific majors, requirements for majors, major preparation at community colleges, and transferring courses to the University of California or California State University. http://www2.assist.org/exploring-majors/Welcome.do

Private Schools 

The Association of Independent California Colleges and Universities helps students, families, counselors, member institutions, and policy makers research and understand private, nonprofit higher education in California. Search a database of affiliated schools and colleges within the AICCU network. Available at: https://www.aiccu.edu/

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UC APPLICATION LINK: Application opens October 1 but you cannot submit until November 1st-November 30th
CSU APPLICATION LINK: Application opens for submission October 1st-November 30th