Discover Crown College
The mission of Crown College is to promote intellectual, personal and social success and to provide an ethical and inclusive living and learning environment.
Crown is located on a hilltop surrounded by a redwood forest. The core buildings consist of the dining hall, lounge spaces, recreation facilities, faculty offices, and classrooms built around a large patio and central fountain.
The College's residential facilities are made up of eight residence hall buildings and eight apartment buildings housing approximately 1/2 of affiliated students. The facilities at Crown College were built through a partnership of public funds and a gift from the Crown Zellerbach Foundation.The general theme of Crown College highlights Science and Technology, which is reflected in the College Core course: Ethical Issues In Emerging Technologies. Though known as UCSC's "Science College," nearly 50% of Crown undergraduates major in the Social Sciences or Arts arenas.