University of California

UC Merced - Personal Statement Webinar and Live Application Help Chat

We wanted to let you know about some opportunities for students to get real-time help on their University of California applications:

Personal Statement Webinar - Nov. 24, 6 to 7 p.m.

Ruben Lubers, our assistant director of undergraduate admissions, will give writing tips and explain exactly what evaluators are looking for in the UC personal statement. Students should visit and click on the “Register Now” button next to the webinar description.

UCI - School of Education - Now Offering a B.A. in Education Sciences

"The School of Education at UC Irvine is now offering a bachelor of arts in Education Sciences. This major provides students with an interdisciplinary look at the field of Education with a focus on media and communication systems, research and evaluation, societal and policy contexts, and human development.

Students pursing this major are well-prepared to enter teacher credential programs, opportunities in education software development, public policy, educational leadership, and many other emerging fields related to education.