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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 550/660 620/730 580/690
ACT 24/31 26/33 None/None
(ACT composite: 25/31)

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 60,832
Total Acceptances 22,812
Acceptance Rate 38%

Student Body Statistics
Total Enrollment 29,517
Full-time Enrollment 28,606
Part-time Enrollment 911
Male Undergrads 11,887
Female Undergrads 11,265
Student to Faculty Ratio 19
Retention Rate 94%
Graduation Rate

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Cost Statistics
In-state Tuition and fees $13,271
Out-of-state Tuition and fees $36,149
Room & Board (on-campus) $11,978
Room & Board (off-campus) $9,868
Books & Supplies $1,489
Other Expenses (on-campus) $4,753
Other Expenses (off-campus) None
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Financial Aid Statistics
Percent receiving any aid 62
Percent receiving federal, state, local, or institutional grant aid 54
Average amount of aid received $15,654

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