University of California Admissions Decisions Timetable 2017

In the post-college application response period, high school seniors are eagerly (sometimes anxiously) anticipating admissions decisions from colleges.   The University of California campuses will be returning Freshman admissions decisions along the following schedule:

Limited Release Mid-February & Late March  

  • UC Irvine
  • UC Berkeley

Early March

  • UC Merced
  • UC Riverside


  • UC Davis
  • UC San Diego
  • UC Santa Cruz (March 15)
  • UC Santa Barbara (Week of March 20)

Late March

  • UC Los Angeles

NOTE: all Freshmen admissions decisions will be released by March 31, 2017, and have until May 1, 2017 to make enrollment decisions.

UC Transfer Applicants can expect to receive admissions decisions by April 30, 2017, and have until June 1, 2017 to make enrollment decisions.