5 Day Best of California Colleges

Day 1:  Board Bus for UC Davis

Starting Location: Los Angeles, California

  • Los Angeles to Davis Travel Time: 6 hours
    • Lunch en route in Kettleman City (12:00PM)

Evening

  • Tour UC Davis campus (4:00-6:15PM)
  • Dinner downtown Davis (6:30-7:15PM)

Campus Lecture: Everything NO ONE Ever told you about getting into a UC School by a current UC Davis Student (7:45-8:30PM)

  • Hotel Check-in (8:45PM)

Day 2: UC Berkeley & Stanford University

Morning

  • Breakfast (7:00-7:30AM)
  • Travel to Berkeley (8:00-9:00AM)
    • Travel time 1 hour
  • Tour of Berkeley campus (9:30-12:00PM)

Campus Lecture: Getting into UC of California 101- Where to Start in High School (10:30-11:15AM)

  • Complete tour of campus (11:15AM-12:00PM)
  • Lunch on Berkeley campus (12:00-1:30PM)

Afternoon

  • Travel to Stanford University (1:30-2:30PM)
    • Travel time= 1 hour
  • Tour Stanford campus (2:45-5:45PM)

Campus Lecture: The Profile of a Stanford Student (3:45-4:30PM)

  • Complete tour of campus (4:30-5:45PM)

Top 10 California University Visitation Programs

Evening

  • Dinner at eatery on Stanford campus (6:00-7:15PM)

Campus Lecture: I GOT IN! A Student Lecture on What it Took to Get ACCEPTED into a UC School (7:30-8:15PM)

  • Travel to Santa Barbara (8:15-9:45PM)
    • Stay en route in Salinas
    • Travel time= 1 hour and 15 minutes
  • Hotel Check in (9:45PM)

Day 3: University of California Santa Barbara & Pepperdine University

Morning

  • Breakfast (7:00-8:00AM)
  • Travel to UC Santa Barbara (8:00-11:30AM)
    • Travel time= 3.5 hours
  • Lunch on Santa Barbara campus (11:45-12:45PM)

Afternoon

  • Tour of the Santa Barbara campus (12:45-3:00PM)

Campus Lecture: Everything You Need to Know About UC California Schools in 30 minutes (1:30-2:00PM)

  • Complete tour of campus (2:00-3:00PM)
  • Travel to Pepperdine (3:15-4:45PM, travel time= 1.5 hours)

Evening

  • Tour Pepperdine campus (5:00-9:00PM)
  • Dinner break on campus eatery (6:30-7:45PM)

Campus Lecture: Student Life & Living on Campus by Pepperdine student (8:00-8:45PM)

  • Travel to hotel near UCLA campus (9:15-10:00PM)
  • Hotel check-in (10PM)

Top 10 California University Visitation Programs

Day 4: UCLA, USC & California Institute of Technology

Morning

  • Breakfast (7:00-8:00AM)
  • Tour University California Los Angeles campus (8:15-11:15AM)

Campus Lecture: SAT GOALS and HOW to Reach THEM in HIGH SCHOOL by UCLA Student (9:15-10:00AM)

  • Complete tour of campus (10:00-11:15AM)
  • Lunch on campus at Westwood Plaza (11:15-12:15PM)

Afternoon

  • Travel to USC (12:30-1:00PM)
    • Travel time= 30 minutes
  • Tour of University of Southern California campus (1:15-4:15PM)

Campus Lecture: What We Look For- How Your College Application is Considered by Admissions Officials (2:30-3:15PM)

  • Complete tour of campus (3:15-4:15PM)

Evening

  • Travel to California Institute of Technology (4:30-5:00PM)
  • travel time= 30 minutes)
  • Tour California Institute of Technology campus (5:15-6:30PM)
  • Dinner on/near campus eatery (6:30-7:45PM)

Campus Lecture: Junior and Senior Years! 10 Points of Getting Through Your Last Two Years and College Bound by California Institute of Technology Student (8:00-8:45PM)

  • Travel to Irvine (8:45-9:45PM)
    • Travel time= 1 hour
  • Hotel (near UC Irvine campus) check-in (10:00PM)

Top 10 California University Visitation Programs

Day 5: University of California Irvine & University of California San Diego

Morning

  • Breakfast (7:00-8:00AM)
  • Tour University of Irvine campus (8:15-11:00AM)

Campus Lecture: Develop an Application that Separates you from the Crowd by UCI Admissions Official (9:30-10:15AM)

  • Complete tour of campus (10:15-11:00AM)
  • Travel to San Diego (11:00-12:30PM)
    • Travel time 1.5 hours

Afternoon

  • Lunch on San Diego campus (12:30-1:30PM)
  • Tour of University of California San Diego campus (1:30-4:30PM)

Campus Lecture: NEXT STEPS to PREPARE + CLOSING CEREMONY (4:30-5:15PM)

  

Drop off will be on the UC San Diego Campus or UCLA Depending on Student Pick Up Location