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Aerial view of Scripps Pier and La Jolla coastal community surrounding UC San Diego


Online admissions information for UC San Diego:

If you have questions or want to talk to someone, contact Timothy Borch in the UC San Diego Admissions Office:

Career Center

The Career Center can coach you on how to find that ideal job, internship, or experiential outcome. Attend job fairs and workshops. Identify your strengths, boost your skills, and lay the foundation for your success ahead.

If you have questions or want to talk to someone, contact Joel Tolson, your career services liaison:

Counseling and Psychological Services

UC San Diego's Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) is dedicated to student health and well-being. CAPS provides confidential (and free) counseling and referral services, as well as workshops, drop-in forums, peer education events, and other services for all registered students.

If you have questions or want to talk to someone, contact Kimberly Herold, your OSD liaison:

Disabilities / Accommodations

The Office for Students with Disabilities (OSD) at UC San Diego works with undergraduate, graduate, and professional school students with documented disabilities, reviewing documentation and, through an interactive process with the student, determining reasonable accommodations.

If you have questions or want to talk to someone, contact Kimberly Herold, your OSD liaison:

Health Care & Health Insurance

Student Health Services

Student Health Services provides quality primary medical care, including urgent care and support services such as laboratory, pharmacy, and x-ray. We have primary care physicians who are board certified in Family Medicine or Internal Medicine. Some of our physicians also have additional training and expertise in Gynecology, Sports Medicine, Rheumatology, Urgent Care, and Mental / Behavioral Health.

Our health promotion and disease prevention programs encourage all students to develop positive health behaviors now and for the future.


UC SHIP is a student-focused benefits package for UC San Diego graduate and undergraduate students, including strong medical, behavioral health, pharmacy, dental, and vision care benefits. UC SHIP is compliant with the Affordable Care Act requirements and works to complement your care at the Student Health Services right on campus.


Nothing beats on-campus living — you're next door to everything and everyone!

Roll out of bed! Walk to class. Lunch with friends. Quick nap. Afternoon lecture. Sunset surfing at the beach. Study session with suitemates. Movie night in the lounge.

This is everyday life when you call UC San Diego home. Students who live on campus generally report feeling more fulfilled by their college experience. Explore the HDH website to learn more about living with us at UC San Diego.

Undergraduate Housing

Grad and Family Housing

Students With Dependents

The University of California San Diego (UCSD) Students With Dependents website can assist students, who may identify as a student parent, caregiver, and guardian, in navigating the resources available to them on and off campus.

Students with dependents have many responsibilities. The University of California San Diego supports your academic achievement amidst the unique challenges and additional responsibilities you face as a Student with Dependent(s).

Resources for Students with Dependents Website


Contact the Student Veterans Resource Center for more information.

Email the SVRC