Ideas, imagination, and discovery
at the center of an outstanding research university
With majors in the sciences, the humanities and the social sciences, students are encouraged to discover their own path.
Pathways to Success
A liberal arts degree opens the doors to many different pathways of success. Read about our amazing alumni.
Angie Wolfgang, '09
Angie Wolfgang '09 is continuing her search for exoplanets and the Earth-like worlds still waiting to be discovered at U.C. Santa Cruz.
Meet Angie and other A&S alumni
Departments and Research
Our culture of collaboration strengthens our research and scholarship across 28 departments and 16 academic programs.
The college is strengthening and expanding faculty excellence by hiring people like...
Integrative behavioral neuroscience; social behavior, individual variation in genes, brain and behavior; mating decisions and alternative reproductive tactics; parental care and social attachment; social & spatial memory