UCSD Campus Life

Campus Highlight
Campus HousingYes (Capacity: 15,272)
Meal PlanYes
Religious AffiliationNot Affiliated
NCAADivision II Independents
ROTCNot Offered

UCSD Campus Housing and Meal Plan

University of California-San Diego offers campus housing (college-owned, operated, or affiliated) and it's total dormitory capacity is 15,272 (approximately 38.59 % students are living in the housing facilities). The average room & board charge for academic year 2021-2022 is $13,651.

Special Learning Opportunities

University of California-San Diego does not offer the online classes (distance learning opportunities) for any degree program. It provides the teacher certification and study abroad programs to its students. Next table summarizes the special learning opportunities at University of California-San Diego for academic year 2019-2020.
Special Learning Opportunities at University of California-San Diego
Online Degree Program
Online Course
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:15,272)
Board/Meal Plan

On-Campus Student Services

University of California-San Diego provides number of student services including academic/career counseling & wellness, employment for students and placement services for completers. In addition, the school has on-campus daycare center for it's students, staffs, and faculties. It has own libraries on its campus. Next table lists student services provided at University of California-San Diego to its attendants.
Student Services at University of California-San Diego
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students' children
Library facilities at institution

Sports Teams and Athletic Information At University of California-San Diego

University of California-San Diego is a member of National Athletic Association (NAA) and National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA). Next table describes sports and athletic information at University of California-San Diego campus.
Sports and Athletic Information
University of California-San Diego
Baseball380Division II Independents
Basketball1318Division II Independents
Fencing1615NCAA Division II (without football)
Golf90NCAA Division II (without football)
Rowing3863NCAA Division II (without football)
Soccer2630NCAA Division II (without football)
Softball019NCAA Division II (without football)
Swimming2829NCAA Division II (without football)
Tennis1514NCAA Division II (without football)
Track and Field6979NCAA Division II (without football)
Volleyball2417NCAA Division II (without football)
Water Polo2424NCAA Division II (without football)

Veterans Benefits at University of California-San Diego

University of California-San Diego has programs, benefits, and services to veterans, military service members, and/or their families. You can check more information about veterans benefits at school's veterans webpage .
Veterans Benefits at University of California-San Diego
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Service members Opportunity Colleges

Special Facts about University of California-San Diego

University of California-San Diego is an institution that opens to general public. It is not affiliated with any religion. The school offers medical degree and has its own hospital. Next table shows additional and special facts about University of California-San Diego.
Additional Characteristics at University of California-San Diego
Religious AffiliationNot applicable
Historical Black School
Tribal School
Has Hospital
Offer Medical Degree

Academic Library Stats

University of California-San Diego has a library system that has 2,705,092 physical, digital, and electronic books. Next table shows the statistics related to the academic libraries that University of California-San Diego has.
Academic Library Stats
University of California-San Diego
Number of Physical Books1,246,614
Number of Digital/Electronic Books1,458,478
Number of Digital/Electronic Databases3,685
Number of Physical Media209,760
Total Physical Library Collections (books and media)1,521,778
Total Electronic Library Collections (books and media)1,776,983
Total Physical Library Circulations (books and media)154,581
Total Electronic Library Circulations (books and media)2,110,120
Number of Branches and Independent Libraries1
Preservation ServiceNot Support