The California State Summer School for Mathematics and Science (COSMOS)

COSMOS is an intensive four-week summer residential program for students who have demonstrated an aptitude for academic and professional careers in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) subjects. COSMOS programs are currently run at UC Davis, UC Irvine, UC San Diego, and UC Santa Cruz. UC Davis is also host for the COSMOS Statewide Administrative Office.

COSMOS provides high-achieving students from all backgrounds a challenging and intensive hands-on STEM learning experience. The program’s integration of academic and residential life programming prepares and guides students to excel and succeed on their college path.

Gifts to COSMOS help support student scholarships, making the program accessible to all qualified students, regardless of their family’s ability to pay.

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Lauren Kidd
Assistant Vice Chancellor - School & Unit Programs
[email protected]
530-754-2023 (Phone)

UC Davis
Office of University Development

UC Davis
One Shields Avenue
Davis, CA 95616-5270

Phone: (530) 754-4438
Fax: (530) 754-2294