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University of California-San Diego
9500 Gilman Dr
La Jolla, CA 92093
(858) 534.2230

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Sector Public, 4-year
Size Category 20,000 or above
Carnegie Classification 2010 Research Universities (very high research activity)
Athletic Affiliations NCAA
ROTC Offered
Study Abroad Offered Yes
Highest Degree Offered Doctor's degree
Academic Calendar Quarter

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Application Information
Open Admissions No
Common Application
Application Fee $70
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Test Statistics (25th/75th percentile)
English Math Writing
SAT 520/650 590/710 550/670
ACT 22/30 25/32 None/None
(ACT composite: 23/30)

Admissions Considerations
GPA Required
Class Rank Neither required nor recommended
School Record Required
Completion of College Prep Program Required
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
Admissions Test Scores Required
Audition/Portfolio Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (international applicants only) Required

Overall Admissions Statistics
Total Applicants 53,449
Total Acceptances 18,894
Acceptance Rate 35%

Student Body Statistics
Total Enrollment 28,593
Full-time Enrollment 27,677
Part-time Enrollment 916
Male Undergrads 11,022
Female Undergrads 11,369
Student to Faculty Ratio 19
Retention Rate 96%
Graduation Rate

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Cost Statistics
In-state Tuition and fees $13,217
Out-of-state Tuition and fees $36,095
Room & Board (on-campus) $11,923
Room & Board (off-campus) $9,764
Books & Supplies $1,474
Other Expenses (on-campus) $4,517
Other Expenses (off-campus) None
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Financial Aid Statistics
Percent receiving any aid 75
Percent receiving federal, state, local, or institutional grant aid 68
Average amount of aid received $15,325

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