UC San Diego looks for students at the freshman level who are well-prepared to succeed in a rigorous and challenging academic setting. Admission is highly competitive and you must exceed the minimum requirements.
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Ranking measures what colleges are doing for the country.
UCSD ranks as the 9th best public university in the nation.
UCSD ranks 11th out of the Top 50 Most Ethnically Diverse College in the Nation.
For the fifth year in a row, the Peace Corps recognized UCSD as one of their Top 15 Colleges.
UC San Diego has made exceptional strides towards creating an LGBTQ-friendly environment, in which students can feel safe learning, growing and participating within their community.