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To be eligible and get the benefits of a TAG, you must meet the following criteria:

UC Riverside Undergraduate Admissions

  • Complete a minimum of 30 UC transferable semester units by the end of Summer 2023
  • Complete UC required transferable math course and 1st of two transferable English courses with a C or higher by the end of Fall 2023, and English 2 or equivalent by the end of Spring 2024
  • Earn the following GPAs by end of Fall 2023:
    • College of Humanities, Arts, and Social Science (CHASS): 2.8 UC GPA
    • School of Business (SB): 2.8 UC GPA
    • Marlan and Rosemary Bourns College of Engineering (BCOE):
      • Mechanical Engineering: 3.1 UC GPA (and specific major courses per
      • Computer Engineering and Computer Science w/Business Applications: 3.3 GPA (and specific major courses per
      • Computer Science: 3.6 GPA (and specific major courses per
      • All other BCOE majors: 3.0 GPA (and specific major courses per
    • College of Natural and Agricultural Science (CNAS): 2.8 (and specific major courses per
    • Graduate School of Education (GSOE): 2.7 UC GPA
    • School of Public Policy: 2.7 UC GPA

*2.7 UC GPA for Biology, Biochemistry, Chemistry, and Neuroscience majors

Note: Students applying to a selecting major (all BCOE, CNAS and SB majors, and CHASS economics, business economics, psychology, and neuroscience majors), must have the minimum math for the major completed by the end of fall 2023.