Feb 24
COSMOS 2015 Application Closes
Apr 17
Admission Notifications Sent
Jul 5
COSMOS 2015 Opening Day
Aug 1
COSMOS 2015 Closing Day

Application  Information


Please note that the Application deadline for COSMOS 2015 has been EXTENDED to TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 24, 2015 at 5pm PST

This extension applies to the entire application:  Online application, online teacher recommendations, mailed confirmation page, online and mailed application fees, mailed official transcripts,  and mailed financial assistance forms.  Please note that supplemental materials that must be received in the mail must be post-marked by the new February 24, 2015 deadline, not received by the new deadline.


Access the application here. 

COSMOS Newsletter: Our Universe

Read an in-depth article about UCSC COSMOS in Santa Cruz Tech Beat!

To see what happened at COSMOS 2014, click here.

COSMOS Statewide

Four University of California Campuses currently offer a COSMOS summer program. Click the cooresponding links below to visit the other COSMOS program websites.

The COSMOS Program is administered statewide by the University of California Office of the President (UCOP).


COSMOS at UCSC is housed within the Educational Partnership Center (EPC) under the Division of Undergraduate Education.