Jan  6
COSMOS 2020 Application OPENS
Feb  7
COSMOS 2020 Application CLOSES
Jul  5
COSMOS 2020 Opening Day
Aug  1
COSMOS 2020 Closing Day

Application  Information

COVID-19 update: *We fully expect the COSMOS program to take place this July!*

Admissions decisions will be available on March 27th, 2020.

Information from the statewide office can be found at:

Thank you for your interest in COSMOS and Good Luck!

COSMOS Newsletter: Our Universe

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

To see what happened at COSMOS 2016, click here.

 COSMOS 2019 Student Newsletter

COSMOS Statewide

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

The COSMOS Program is administered by the State of California.


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