Best UC Schools

The Best UC Schools

Here’s our ranking of the top University of California schools to help students in the great Golden State find the right colleges for them! This UC ranking is based off of our 2017 Best Colleges list.

Rank School Name Niche Overall Grade Acceptance Rate SAT Range Academics Grade Net Price Total Students
Rank 1
Niche Overall Grade A+
Acceptance Rate 19%
SAT Range 1190-1460
Academics Grade A+
Net Price $12,510
Total Students 29,033
Rank 2
Niche Overall Grade A+
Acceptance Rate 16%
SAT Range 1240-1500
Academics Grade A+
Net Price $16,655
Total Students 26,320
Rank 3
Niche Overall Grade A+
Acceptance Rate 36%
SAT Range 1100-1370
Academics Grade A
Net Price $14,966
Total Students 19,914
Rank 4
Niche Overall Grade A
Acceptance Rate 40%
SAT Range 1070-1340
Academics Grade A
Net Price $16,231
Total Students 26,810
Rank 5
Niche Overall Grade A
Acceptance Rate 33%
SAT Range 1190-1430
Academics Grade A+
Net Price $13,693
Total Students 24,159
Rank 6
Niche Overall Grade A
Acceptance Rate 37%
SAT Range 1030-1290
Academics Grade A
Net Price $12,072
Total Students 24,141
Rank 7
Niche Overall Grade A-
Acceptance Rate 58%
SAT Range 1010-1250
Academics Grade A-
Net Price $13,110
Total Students 18,445
Rank 8
Niche Overall Grade A-
Acceptance Rate 56%
SAT Range 990-1270
Academics Grade A-
Net Price $14,759
Total Students 15,825
Rank 9
Niche Overall Grade B+
Acceptance Rate 67%
SAT Range 910-1130
Academics Grade B+
Net Price $12,009
Total Students 5,811
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The Best UC Schools