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

UC Santa Cruz Transfer Admission Guarantee

  • Students who have completed 20 semester units or more of upper-division coursework at a four-year college/university, have a bachelor's degree, or are former UCSC students are NOT eligible for a Santa Cruz TAG.
  • Complete at least 30 UC transferable semester units of coursework by the end of Summer 2022
  • Complete UC - required transferable math course and one UC - required English Composition course by the end of Fall 2022
  • Earn an overall transfer UC GPA of 3.0 by the end of Fall 2022
  • Earn no grades lower than a "C" in UC transferable coursework the year prior to transfer
  • For Fall 2023, UCSC will be screening for completion of major preparation coursework for particular majors. Check the above website for details.  Computer Science is no longer part of TAG.