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To apply for UCSC Silicon Valley Extension please download and complete the application form. Email completed application forms to [email protected] or post them to the following address.

UCSC Silicon Valley Extension
3175 Bowers Avenue
Santa Clara, CA 95054

Admission Requirements

English Course only
 

Admission Requirements

English
Any score

Required Documents

  • Application form
  • Copy of passport
  • Bank statement (minimum $4,000.00 per 4 weeks of Pre-sessional, student must show proof for at least the number of weeks they are booking and if CIP 12 weeks course $12,000)
  • Affidavit of Support if financial document is not in the student’s name

Conditional Admission to UCSC’s Certificate Program

Admission Requirements

English
Any score

Required Documents

  • Copy of degree Diploma in English showing proof of Bachelor’s degree, Associates Degree, or transcript demonstrating completion of one to two years of college level courses
  • Copy of English Level certification (if available)
  • Completed application form
  • Copy of passport
  • Bank statement (minimum $4,000.00 per 4 weeks of Pre-sessional, student must show proof for at least the number of weeks they are booking)
  • Affidavit of Support form if bank statement is not in students own name

Certificate Program
 

Admission Requirements

English
iBT TOEFL 80 or IELTS 6.5

Required Documents

  • Copy of degree Diploma in English showing proof of Bachelor’s degree, Associates Degree, or transcript demonstrating completion of one to two years of college level courses
  • Copy of English Level certification if available TOEFL 80 iBT/IELTS 6.5
  • Completed application form
  • Copy of passport
  • Bank statement (min $30,000 USD*)
  • Transfer students must also provide:
    • Copy of visa stamp
    • Copy of current form I-20
    • Electronic I-94 record

* $30,000 covers both tuition and living expenses for one academic year and it's not a requirement for admission but a need for I-20

Accommodations

EC assists students to arrange homestay accommodations with families throughout the Silicon Valley area. Students experience full cultural immersion within homes that have been personally interviewed and screened for cleanliness and safety. Host families provide most meals and offer shared or private rooms.

For more information on accommodations, please contact us at [email protected].