Stay Connected. From that first move-in day to the cap and gown of graduation, your student will grow in ways beyond measure—and UC Santa Cruz will leave an indelible mark on their personal development. A university education is truly a partnership that connects students, families, faculty, staff, mentors, and friends.

Family Orientation

Click to view the family online orientation


Privacy of Student Records (FERPA)

To-do List:  May to September

Getting to know the campus

Planning Ahead

Move-in button
Family day button.
Graduation button.