University of California, San Diego
#52 Overall Influence#71 Desirability Rank

University of California, San Diego

Public university in La Jolla, California, United States

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The University of California, San Diego is a public land-grant research university in San Diego, California. Established in 1960 near the pre-existing Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UC San Diego is the southernmost of the ten campuses of the University of California, and offers over 200 undergraduate and graduate degree programs, enrolling 31,842 undergraduate and 8,631 graduate students. The university occupies near the coast of the Pacific Ocean, with the main campus resting on approximately . UC San Diego is ranked among the best universities in the world by major college and university rankings.

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

100,062

Acceptance

37%

Graduation Rate

85%

Median SAT Score

1370

Median ACT Score

30

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$11,442

Fees (in-state)

$2,973

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$69,600

Employed

89%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

38K

Under-Grads

31K

Graduates

7K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

9500 Gilman Dr, La Jolla CA 92093

Influential People

Who are University of California, San Diego's Most influential alumni?

University of California, San Diego's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of . University of California, San Diego’s most academically influential people include Jack Corliss, Lizhen Ji, and Jeffrey Wooldridge.

Jack Corliss

Geochemical oceanographer, discoverer of geothermal vent life, origin of life investigator

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Lizhen Ji

American mathematician

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Jeffrey Wooldridge

American econometrician

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Robert J. Glushko

American academic

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Tim Kane

American economist

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Andrew Reynolds

British political scientist

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Nancy Holder
Nancy Holder

American writer

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Iain Thomson
Iain Thomson

American philosopher

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Nathan East

American musician

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Harry Brod

American academic

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Skip Garibaldi

American mathematician

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Donald Crothers
Donald Crothers

American chemist

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