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graduate tuition & fees
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Student Population
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Number of Programs
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SAT Scores
Graduation Rate

About University of California-San Diego

University of California-San Diego is a Public, 4 years college located in La Jolla, California.
It has a total enrollment of 39,576 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 19 to 1. It is a Research University (very high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The acceptance rate at University of California-San Diego is 37.00% last year (undergraduate school).
University of California-San Diego is accredited by WASC Senior College and University Commission.
Address9500 Gilman Dr, La Jolla, CA 92093
Net Price
School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryResearch University (very high research activity)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of University of California-San Diego is 37.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 19.00%.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate37.00 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)19.00 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$70
Graduate Application Fees$105

Tuition & Fees

The tuition & fees at University of California-San Diego, for academic year 2019-2020 is $14,648 for California residents and $44,402 for out-of-students. For graduate programs, the 2020 tuition & fees are $13,529 for California residents and $28,631 for out-of-students.
California ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$14,648$44,402
Graduate Tuition & Fees$13,529$28,631

Student Population

At University of California-San Diego, total 39,576 are attending classes. Among them, 26,615 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. UCSD has 31,842 students and the graduate school has 7,734 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students39,576
Undergraduate Students31,842
Graduate Students7,734
Online Enrollment26,615

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs215 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsBachelor's
Doctorate (Research)
Doctorate (Professional Practice)

On-campus Services

Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification