Apply for ACE Problem Solving Sessions

ACE students working collaboratively.

Please read this before you apply to ACE
About ACE Problem Solving Sessions:

  • ACE session(s) are supplementary to lecture course(s). They are not listed in the schedule of classes and will not appear on your portal.
  • Attendance at both ACE sessions each week of the quarter is required.
  • If you cannot attend the entire time that the ACE session meets, you cannot participate in the ACE session.

Applications are accepted from:

  • Proposed or declared science, technology, engineering, or math (STEM) majors.
  • EOP STEM students have priority.

Click here to view the ACE Winter 2018 Problem Solving Session Schedule

  • Please only apply for ACE Session(s) that match the courses you are enrolled in for the Winter 2018 quarter.
  • You must be logged in to your UCSC email to access the application.
  • You may participate in up to 2 different ACE sessions.


Click here to access the ACE application for Winter 2018

The priority deadline for ACE applicants is December 3, 2017, 11:59pm.

You can apply for ACE sessions until the application officially closes on January 29, 2018 11:59pm.

IMPORTANT NOTE: Google Forms works best when submitting on a computer. Make sure you’re signed in with only your UCSC email and signed out of all personal gmail accounts.


What to expect after you apply:

  • After submitting your application, you will receive an email confirmation with a copy of your application submission.
    • NOTE: Please email ace@ucsc.edu if you do not receive this email confirmation.
  • ACE Acceptance emails will be sent out during the week of December 18, 2017.
  • If you apply after the priority deadline, expect delays when receiving notification of your status for acceptance.