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Moving to campus

Welcome New Fall 2015 Students!

What to pack, move-in dates, special events, etc.
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Parents and Families Enjoy Dining Discount During Move-In

Stop in for lunch during move-in - September 17-20
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Packing for College
Mini-Fridge, Towels, Yoga Mat, Surge Protector... too much to pack?

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Triple Room Video Tour
Want to See My Triple Room?

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Princeton Green Campus Review

UC Santa Cruz named in top 50 'greenest' colleges

Princeton Review ranks campus’s comprehensive approach to sustainability
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Water Conservation at UCSC

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Transfer Student Housing

Transfer Community

CONVENIENCE & COMMUNITY

For many transfer students, living on campus is an important part of the university experience. As a transfer student, you can participate in programs at your UCSC college and at your housing community

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The Transfer Community is located at Porter College and situated on campus to provide easy access to Services for Transfer and Re-Entry Students (STARS). Incoming transfer students affiliated with any UCSC college are welcome here. Transfer Community students will benefit from an academically and socially supportive environment offering special programs designed to help them transition to campus life, build a strong connection with the campus, and get the most out of their UCSC experience. The Transfer Community is a residence hall facility with single, double, and triple rooms.

 

A limited number of spaces for transfer students are also available at The Village and the University Town Center.

The Village The Village, located in UCSC’s Lower Quarry on the east side of campus, is a unique community for juniors, seniors, transfers, and re-entry students. Each house at The Village has nine single bedrooms, three bathrooms, and a kitchenette.


 

UTCUniversity Town Center (UTC), is located in downtown Santa Cruz (1101 Pacific Avenue) and only minutes from the Transit Center with direct bus access to campus. The UTC has double and triple rooms with private bathrooms and kitchenettes