Students can apply to UC San Diego using the UC application. Start your application early to allow time for reflection and feedback from mentors.
Aug. 1 - UC application opens for editing
Oct. 1-Nov. 30 - UC application submission period (Deadline extended for transfers to apply to UC San Diego by January 6, 2023)
International applicants must meet the same requirements for admission as any other first-year or transfer applicant in addition to specific international requirements.
UC San Diego is home to more than 2,300 military-connected students. We have many resources and services dedicated to helping you transition from the military to college life.
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Interested in learning more about life at UC San Diego? Get a glimpse into our top-notch academics, cutting-edge research, exciting student life and more in our viewbook. This digital version features videos, pop-out interviews and other interactive content.
Please note: this digital viewbook is optimized for viewing on a laptop or desktop.
A non-interactive version is available as well.
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