UCCS Application & Deadlines

Students are encouraged to submit their applications as early as possible and by the deadlines listed below.

UCCS 2024-2025

Fall 2024: Priority deadline: March 14, 2024; Final deadline: May 16, 2024

Winter 2025: Priority deadline: June 20, 2024; Final deadline: August 22, 2024

Spring 2025: Priority deadline: September 5, 2024; Final deadline: October 30, 2024

Summer 2025: Priority deadline: December 5, 2024; Final deadline: February 6, 2025


The application consists of 2 parts.

1. Access the online application here.  This application goes directly to the UC Sacramento Center.

2. You must also submit the required Academic Planning Form (signed by your major department) to the UCSB Capital Internship Program.  You may email this form to eap-capitalinternships@ucsb.edu.

Notification timeline
  • Applicants will be notified by email approximately 4-6 weeks after the application deadline.
Selection criteria

If you apply for the UCCS Program, your written application will be evaluated according to your communication skills, academic accomplishments, work experience, extracurricular activities and, most importantly, evidence of the following:

  • Seriousness of purpose

  • Appropriate academic preparation for the proposed internship and research project

  • Ability to work independently and effectively in a highly demanding environment

  • Ability to collaborate with others