One-third of McClatchy’s 2013 HISP graduates headed to UCs in the fall

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Of the 123 graduating seniors in C.K. McClatchy’s Humanities and International Studies Program, a full third — 42 — are headed to UCs in the fall.

Of those 42 students, 14 will join the freshman class at prestigious UC Berkeley, nine will attend UC Davis and seven will attend UC Santa Barbara. Others are headed to UCLA, UC Irvine, UC San Diego, UC Santa Cruz and UC Riverside.

In all, students in the HISP class of 2013 were accepted at 497 colleges.Twenty-four students have chosen California State Universities and nine will attend community colleges.

Other colleges selected by HISP grads include: Stanford, Columbia, Georgetown, Occidental, Pennsylvania State, Wake Forest and the University of Oregon.