Top public university in the nation for contributions to social mobility, research and public service.Featured in: Washington Monthly
UC SAN DIEGO BLUE LINE
TROLLEY EXTENSION NOW OPEN
The UC San Diego Blue Line Trolley extension is now open, featuring two new stations on campus that further connect the larger San Diego community to the educational, cultural, employment and health care opportunities offered by the university. The trolley also provides direct access to UC San Diego for students and employees who live throughout the region, linking from the border of Mexico all the way to campus.LEARN MORE ABOUT THE TROLLEY
PROTECT YOURSELF, PROVIDE FOR OTHERS
UC San Diego Chancellor Pradeep K. Khosla has pledged to provide $50K to the Basic Needs Hub—in support of food security, housing resources, and financial wellness—if 10K students receive their COVID-19 booster by the end of 2021. You can support the health and well-being of all Tritons by getting your booster and helping us reach our goal.
NOTICE ON ACCELLION DATA BREACH
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