Economic Impact

2019 Economic Impact Report

A 50 year retrospective report of annual impact on California and the County of Santa Cruz, as of 2017.

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2011-12 Economic Impact Report

The Economic Impact Report investigates the economic impact that UCSC has on the local economy and beyond.

For previous years, see the Reports and Overviews Archive.

2011-12 Key Report Findings

UCSC generates $1.3 billion in economic activity within the Santa Cruz regional area. Expenditures by the UC Santa Cruz campus and its employees and students contribute to the economic health of the local economy

Economic Contributions

UC Santa Cruz's vital role in the regional economy (October 2012)

Partners in Community

UC Santa Cruz strengthens the educational, economic, and cultural fabric of the entire Santa Cruz Community (October 2012)

State of the Campus

Chancellor's update on UC Santa Cruz—its progress, achievements, and challenges (September 24, 2012)