Application Dates

Late April-May

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STEM Career-Life Balance Resource Center

Career-Life Balance (CLB) is the idea that family and career are compatible pursuits. The CLB Resource Center aims to increase participation in STEM careers by raising awareness of the successful coexistence of STEM career and family, and by providing the tools to plan for both.

Academic Support & STEM Diversity

UCSC has many academic support programs to help you achieve academic excellence and your professional goals. Specific programs, including those in STEM Diversity, work to increase the presence of under-represented groups in the Sciences and Engineering.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is undergraduate research? How do I fund my project? I just got admitted to UCSC and I am interested in undergraduate research.  How can I prepare? I am a transfer student. How can I get involved? For answers...

Student Profile

Eric Curiel-Lares (EEB) was quoted in the Science Careers article, "Think Globally, Act Locally" on the importance of student groups and attending conferences, like the Society of Chicanos/Latinos and Native Americans in Science (SACNAS) National Conference, to inspire undergraduate researchers. “You come back super-charged...Students are able to see other students who have similar backgrounds and goals.” Read more...

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