We're looking for fearless innovators. Bold risk-takers. Those with a compulsive urge to take things apart, discover what makes them tick and put them back together in surprising new ways. People who are eager to swap ideas, share experiences and explore the world with a fresh perspective. If that sounds like you, start building your future at UC San Diego.
Updated November 3, 2020:
UC San Diego will not consider SAT or ACT test scores as a factor in admissions decisions for Fall 2021.
Demonstration of English proficiency is still required for international students, please visit our webpage to learn more.
From academics to student life, learn about the various resources, programs, and opportunities you’ll have at your fingertips at UC San Diego.
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International applicants must meet the same first-year requirements for admission as any other first-year applicant in addition to the international requirements.