Upcoming Events


    Fall Quarter, 2018


  • September 24, 2018

  • MS APEF Department Orientation

    Monday, September 24, 10am-12pm, location TBD.


  • September 25, 2018

  • Undergraduate Economics Department Orientation

    This orientation is extremely beneficial for all newly admitted frosh, transfers and international students.  All and any students who are interested in our economics majors should attend.

  • September 25, 2018

  • International Graduate Student Orientation

    New graduate students are required to attend an orientation with ISSS and Title XI Training on the afternoon of Tuesday, September 25, 2018. 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM, Media Theater.


  • September 28, 2018

  • Economics Welcome Back Social

    Friday, September 28 from 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM in Engineering 2, 4th floor lobby. Meet and greet faculty, staff, M.S. and Ph.D. students in the Economics Department.

  • October 3, 2018

  • Meet the Firms Event

    Are you a business management economics, economics, global economics, combined economics/mathematics, or combined environmental studies/economics student looking to work for an accounting firm as an audit or tax associate? This is your chance to meet with representatives from accounting firms and government entities to find out about career opportunities. Bring multiple copies of your resume, MUST be dressed professionally (suit is preferred attire), and be prepared to interview. Student ID is required for entrance.

  • October 7, 2018

  • Softball, bat and glove

    Economics Department Annual Picnic & Softball Game

    The Economics Annual Picnic and Softball Game will be held at Grant Street Park in Santa Cruz.
    Limited to the Economics Department faculty, staff, and graduate students.

    RSVPs are required.

  • October, 26, 2018

  • Lunch & Undergraduate Economics Career Exploration Event

    Friday, October 26, 2018 from 12:00 to 1:00 P.M. in Engineering 2, room 499. Are you interested in a free lunch and to hear real life advice/tips from a business manager? Join us as UCSC alum, Hector Gonzalez, answers your questions and gives us all the inside information regarding the business world and how to stand out in a competitive industry. 

    This event is open to economics undergraduate declared and proposed majors, which will feature a presentation by Alumni Hector Gonzalez, and a question & answer period driven by you.

    Hector is a business manager for the office of David J. Teece and is passionate about Economics and Finance as tools to improve society and develop the global community.

    RSVP is required. Please check back in September for the RSVP link.