fbpx

University of California-San Diego

9500 Gilman Dr,
La Jolla, California – 92093 
Phone: 
(858)534-2230

INSTITUTION

University of California-San Diego

ADMISSION

Percent Admitted

34%

Admissions Yield

19%

Applicants Total

118,386

Admissions Total

40,493

ENROLLMENT

University of California-San Diego has a total undergraduate enrollment of 33,343 and a student faculty ratio of 19:1.

Total entering students at the undergraduate level, fall 2021
11,148
Total Enrollment
41,885
Undergraduate Enrollment
33,343
Graduate Enrollment
8,542
Full-time Retention Rate, 2021
95
Student-to-faculty Ratio
19
Enrolled Total
7,544

FEES

The total tuition and fees for University of California-San Diego is $

  • Undergraduate Application Fee:
    $70
  • Total Tuition and Fees:
    $14,700
  • Total Tuition and Fees for In-State Students:
    $36,160
  • Total Tuition and Fees for Out of State Students:
    $65,914

ACT Requirements​

n/a%

Percent of Applicants Submitting ACT

n/a%

ACT Composite 25th Percentile

n/a%

ACT Composite 75th Percentile

SAT Requirements

Successful applicants to University of California-San Diego scored between a n/a – n/a on the SAT’s. The average SAT score is a n/a. Roughly n/a% of applicants submitted SAT scores.

SAT Statistics
Percentiles
Percent of Applicants Submitting SAT:
n/a%
SAT Reading and Writing 25th Percentile Score:
n/a
SAT Reading and Writing 75th Percentile Score:
n/a
SAT Math 25th Percentile Score:
n/a
SAT Math 75th Percentile Score:
n/a

Admissions Criteria

The University of California-San Diego evaluates applicants based on a variety of factors including secondary school GPA, secondary school rank, secondary school record, recommendations, and admission test scores. The following table illustrates the importance of each according to the Common Data Set (CDS).

Secondary school GPA
Required
Secondary school rank
Neither required nor recommended
Secondary school record
Required
Recommendations
Neither required nor recommended
Admission test scores
Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language
Required

Diversity Statistics: Race & Ethnicity

Diversity Statistics
%
Percent of undergraduate enrollment that are American Indian or Alaska Native
0%
Percent of undergraduate enrollment that are Black or African American
2%
Percent of undergraduate enrollment that are Hispanic/Latino
22%
Percent of undergraduate enrollment that are White
19%
Percent of undergraduate enrollment that are Race/ethnicity unknown
2%
Percent of undergraduate enrollment that are Asian/Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander
34%

STUDENT FINANCIAL AID

54% of students at University of California-San Diego are awarded financial aid with an average package of $18,083. Financial aid is based on the parental income and sometimes assets to determine the amount of eligible aid a student may receive.

54%

Percent of full-time first-time undergraduates awarded any financial aid

$18,083

Average amount of federal, state, local or institutional grant aid awarded

$15,632

Average net price-students awarded grant or scholarship aid

Graduation Statistics

University of California-San Diego has an average graduation rate of 73% within 4 years and 89% within 6 years. At University of California-San Diego, 8,565 students earn a bachelors, 2,169 receive a master’s, and 717 receive their doctorate.

Roughly 16% of the student body are from foreign countries,70% in-state, and 14% out-of-state.
Generally speaking, colleges and universities accept more in-state applicants than out-of-state applicants. In-state applicants have a higher probability of acceptance, with admissions being the most competitive for foreign students.

Graduation Statistics
Percent of first-time undergraduates – in-state
70%
Percent of first-time undergraduates – out-of-state
14%
Percent of first-time undergraduates – foreign countries
16%
Number of students receiving a Bachelor’s degree
8,565
Number of students receiving a Master’s degree
2,169
Number of students receiving a Doctor’s degree
717
Graduation rate, total cohort
89
Graduation rate – Bachelor degree within 4 years, total
73
Graduation rate – Bachelor degree within 6 years, total
89