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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 37,887 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 31.00% 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 31.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 19.00%.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate31.00 %
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 37,887 are attending classes. UCSD has 30,285 students and the graduate school has 7,602 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students37,887
Undergraduate Students30,285
Graduate Students7,602

Offered Degrees and Programs

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

On-campus Services

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Learning opportunities

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