University of California Center Sacramento

University of California Center Sacramento (UCCS) is the University of California’s teaching, research and public-service site located one block from the State Capitol Building. Operated by UC Davis, UCCS offers distinctive academic programs in public policy to students from throughout the University’s 10-campus system. These programs provide students with an opportunity to study through seminars and internships in and around the state Capitol.

How to Apply:

Students interested in applying to the UCCS program should contact their home campus UCCS representative. For information on the application process and deadlines, please go to the UCCS website.

Financial Aid Information:

Students who are interested in receiving financial aid must indicate this on their UCCS application.

If you are already receiving financial aid at your home campus, you will need to update your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) or Dream Act Application to include the UC Davis school code 001313. For those who have not yet filed a FAFSA or Dream Act Application, learn more about filing an application.

After UC Davis has received and processed your FAFSA or Dream Act Applicationthe UC Davis Financial Aid and Scholarships Office will package your aid and notify you via email when it is ready. Aid notification typically occurs four weeks prior to the start of the program. Once notified, you can view and accept your aid on the UC Davis MyAwards website.

Financial aid will disburse through the UC Davis Student Accounting Office.

Additional Helpful Information:

  • Be sure to add UC Davis to your FAFSA or Dream Act Application – School Code 001313
  • Watch for emails from the UC Davis Financial Aid and Scholarships Office
  • View quarterly financial aid refund dates for UC Davis on the Important Dates webpage
  • Set up direct deposit through the UC Davis Student Accounting website