Top public university in the nation for contributions to social mobility, research and public service.Featured in: Washington Monthly
AMERICAN HERITAGE MONTH
This month, UC San Diego celebrates the 15th Annual Native American Heritage Month. All campus members are invited to a free series of events to honor the rich cultures, traditions and histories of Native people and recognize the important contributions they continue to make.LEARN MORE: NATIVE AMERICAN HERITAGE MONTH
UC SAN DIEGO RETURN TO LEARN UPDATE
UC San Diego’s campus community has contributed to the remarkable success of our Return to Learn response to the global pandemic. Watch the mid-term update video to see how our spirit of community and commitment sets us apart as Tritons.
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We merge disciplines and surpass expectations, empowering students to think creatively across boundaries, resulting in unimagined discoveries.Learn More
Second in the nation for providing a quality education at an affordable price.Featured in: Money Magazine
One of the top 10 public universities in the nation for over a decade.Featured in: U.S. News & World Report
UC SAN DIEGO
Your journey is unique—whether as a first-generation student, a community college transfer, an international scholar or student veteran—and we are dedicated to your success. Dive deep into our vibrant learning community taught by award-winning faculty with an ocean backdrop.
GRADUATE AND PROFESSIONAL
Work alongside world-class experts—and become one. Join our thriving community of graduate and professional scholars.
Looking to prepare for college, advance your career with certificate and degree-related programs, or just seeking to enrich your personal growth? We offer a range of courses and programs to help you meet your goals.
Here, students can unleash their curiosity to help shape new fields and transform lives.Learn More
FINANCIAL AID AND SCHOLARSHIPS
Whether you’re a first-year, transfer, or graduate student, the UC system has one of the most generous and progressive financial aid programs in the nation. College is within your reach.
Stay connected, even while apart. Join online live dance and yoga classes, watch experimental performances, participate in virtual wellness workshops and more.Learn More