UC Admissions Decisions 2017

The following table outlines the time periods for UC admissions decisions to roll out for students applying to begin in Fall 2017.

Good news for Cali residents applying to all UC’s again this year; including UCLA and Berkeley. The UC plans to increase enrollment of residents again this year and will admit a higher number of residents (freshmen and transfer) applying for entry Fall 2017, compared to 2015. (Thank you Governor Brown!) The UC admissions decisions numbers for fall 2016 are shown below; California resident admission offers were increased for 2016. Lookin good California!

UC Admissions Decisions Dates

CampusFreshman NotificationTransfer Notification
RiversideEarly March (rolling thereafter)Early March (rolling thereafter)
MercedMarch 4 (rolling thereafter)March 4 (rolling thereafter)
IrvineMarch 16 (rolling thereafter)April 27 (rolling thereafter)
Santa CruzMarch 15 March 17 (rolling thereafter)
DavisMarch 13Late-April
Santa BarbaraMarch 22April 19 (rolling basis through May 1)
San DiegoMarch 10 (It's Started)April 21
UCLAMarch 18April 26
BerkeleyMarch 30April 28

 

UCLA Freshmen Admissions 2016

2016 UCLAApplicationsAdmitsAdmit RateSIR
California58,88910,41317%73%
Out-of-State20,6554,61322%14%
International17,5202,49614%12%

UCLA Acceptance Rate for 2015

2015 UCLAApplicationsAdmitsAdmit RateSIR
California57,8369,35116%70%
Out-of-State18,5524,32623%17%
International16,3342,35014%12%

UC Berkeley Freshmen Admissions 2016

2016 BerkeleyApplicationsAdmitsAdmit RateSIR
California45,7229,75021%74%
Out-of-State21,1572,49216%15%
International15,6601,1877%8%
Waitlist

UC Berkeley Acceptance Rate for 2015

2015 BerkeleyApplicationsAdmitsAdmit RateSIR
California45,6478,73219%71%
Out-of-State18,5813,30518%18%
International14,6951,2959%11%
UC Berkeley Waitlist2,4451,34054%

UCSD Freshmen Admissions 2016

2016 UCSDApplicationsAdmitsAdmit RateSIR
California55,23718,80934%71%
Out-of-State11,5995,69049%8%
International17,3825,76533%26%

UCSD Acceptance Rate for 2015

2015 UCSDApplicationsAdmitsAdmit RateSIR
California53,66516,18230%67%
Out-of-State9,7314,51646%8%
International14,6955,79739%26%

UC Irvine Freshmen Admissions 2016

2016 UC IrvineApplicationsAdmitsAdmit RateSIR
California57,57821,24336%73%
Out-of-State5,5192,96053%4%
International14,6897,43650%23%

UC Irvine Acceptance Rate 2015

2015 UC IrvineApplicationsAdmitsAdmit RateSIR
California55,06818,38333%73%
Out-of-State4,7532,88060%5%
International11,9676,53354%22%
UC Irvine Waitlist4,0351313%

UCSB Freshmen Admissions 2016

2016 UCSBApplicationsAdmitsAdmit RateSIR
California55,11420,11036%84%
Out-of-State8,6913,31738%5%
International13,2854,22131%11%

UCSB Acceptance Rate for 2015

2015 UCSBApplicationsAdmitsAdmit RateSIR
California52,13517,48533%85%
Out-of-State7,4992,84137%7%
International10,9312,74825%8%
UCSB Waitlist2,9102789%

UC Davis Freshmen Admissions 2016

2016 UC DavisApplicationsAdmitsAdmit RateSIR
California49,30418,58937%79%
Out-of-State5,6553,62363%6%
International13,5606,75949%16%

UC Davis Acceptance Rate for 2015

2015 UC DavisApplicationsAdmitsAdmit RateSIR
California48,33815,83632%74%
Out-of-State5,0393,08261%7%
International11,2525,75251%19%

UC Santa Cruz Acceptance Rate for 2015

2015 UCSCApplicationsAdmitsAdmit RateSIR
California38,01417,58846%84%
Out-of-State2,9812,50083.9%7%
International4,5553,19670%10%

UC Riverside Acceptance Rate for 2015

2015 RiversideApplicationsAdmitsAdmit RateSIR
California33,91719,23756.7%96%
Out-of-State1,19370659%1%
International3,4051,63948%3%

UC Merced Admissions Decisions for 2015

2015 MercedApplicationsAdmitsAdmit RateSIR
California17,45611,54766%99%
Out-of-State38520553%0.4%
International1,01942641.8%0.6%

Analyzing the trend; Click here for the FULL REPORT on UC admissions decisions data for out-of-state, international and residents from 2009-2014. The trend will change this year and next; the UC has made a commitment to increase resident enrollment by 10,000 students over the next two years.

Click here for the “SIR (Enrollment Trend)”  for 2009-2014 to see the actual yield for each group over time. Offers made have clearer meaning when you can also see who accepted those offers.

This is an exciting time of year for many; for others it’s a time to set new goals and the path to attain them. Please be supportive of those who are not receiving the news they had hoped and encourage your friends to set new goals. We are blessed in California with a top tier community college system, one of the best in the nation. If you find you’re falling short of your dreams set new goals to transfer to your dream school in 2019 and graduate with your peers.