THE PERFECT ENVIRONMENT TO MAKE A BIG IMPACT
MAKE YOUR MARK PERMANENT
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GYMNASIUMS SWIMMING POOLS
PLAYING FIELDS TRACK & FIELD COMPLEX TENNIS/RACQUETBALL COURTS
77˚ 1,200 ACRES 62˚ Nearly twice the size of NYC’s Central Park
TOP RANKING UNIVERSITY
- Washington Monthly, 2018
FOR SOCIAL MOBILITY, RESEARCH & PUBLIC SERVICE
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BEST GLOBAL UNIVERSITY - U.S. News & World Report, 2019
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LGBTQ-friendly university in the nation
$1.2 billion+ annual
VIRTUAL REALITY LAB First of its kind at an American university. It was created specifically to serve undergraduates who take courses in software programming for virtual and augmented reality.
TIME TO DEGREE RESEARCH & INNOVATION TRAINING & INTERNSHIPS
First-Year: 4.2 years Transfers: 2.6 years Arts, sciences and engineering labs and studios fill our campus, as well as 18 research institutes. Thousands of hands-on experiences available on campus as well as at companies, non-profits and in government–locally, nationally and globally.
FACULTY HONORS Nobel Prize • Fields Medal • Balzan Prize Pulitzer Prize • Kyoto Prize • MacArthur Foundation Award National Medal of Science • Tony Award • Academy Award National Humanities Medal
CHRISTIAN Theatre/Politic al Science double major Co-founder, UC San Diego Found Space Theatre Company “What I enjoy most about being an Arts major at UC San Diego is that it allows us to work closely with outstanding faculty and with our fellow Tritons by forming our own organizations. My friends and I were able to create our own organization for undergraduates from all areas of study to showcase their artistic abilities. I’m so grateful to have had that opportunity and I’ve met some amazing people through our organization.”
The Basement offers 3,000 sq.ft. of work and incubation space for student entrepreneurs. Earn academic credit and gain valuable work experience through the Academic Internship Program.
STUDY ABROAD TOP HIRING COUNTRIES
18% of our undergraduates study, research and volunteer in 42 countries. U.S. • Hong Kong • Japan South Korea • Spain • Taiwan
TOP EMPLOYERS OF UC SAN DIEGO ALUMNI
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UC San Diego offers great preparation for space careers as demonstrated by these amazing alumni. Kate Rubins spent 115 days in 2016 at the International Space Station, and Megan McArthur played a key role in repairing the Hubble telescope.
DEAR EVAN HANSEN – 2017 Tony Award for best musical, directed by Michael Greif, UC San Diego Theatre & Dance alumnus.
Theatre & Dance program The Hollywood Reporter, 2018
SUN GOD FESTIVAL Only open to UC San Diego students, this annual music festival was named among Live Nation’s “Top 5 College Concerts That Should be Actual Festivals.”
- College Magazine
HOUSING & DINING
COMMUNITY LEADERSHIP & SERVICE
89% of first-year students live on campus. Enjoy dozens of restaurants, markets and food trucks. Including vegan, kosher & halal offerings.
600+ student organizations 10 resource centers 46 fraternities & sororities 29 club & 26 intramural sports teams Campus and college student government
23 NCAA sports teams baseball • basketball • cross country fencing • golf • rowing • soccer • softball swimming & diving • tennis • track & field volleyball • water polo
JACKIE Elec tric al Engineering major President , Societ y of Women Engineers “UC San Diego provides all the resources you need to be successful. The university is in a great location, has wonderful programs and award-winning professors who are here to support you, and offers countless opportunities to gain valuable work experience. The Career Center is really open to assisting students and they welcome big-name companies to campus a couple times a year for a career fair, which is a great chance to find new opportunities.”
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