You've done all your research and read every brochure, but the best way to find out what we're all about is to see it for yourself.

Virtual Tour

Live Virtual Tour

Virtually transport yourself to UC San Diego! Join current students as they guide you, in real time, across the UC San Diego campus.

Live Virtual Tours are an hour long and are offered at various times. Please see the calendar to find available dates and times.

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Self-Guided Tour

Explore UC San Diego’s beautiful campus through our specially curated self-guided tour map. Follow the map to find your way to popular campus spots like Price Center, Fallen Star and our iconic Geisel Library.

Curious to see more?

The map includes two side tours that will lead you through north and south campus, as well as information on each of our seven colleges to help you learn more about the unique, supportive college system at UC San Diego.

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Campus Tour

These tours are very limited at this time.

Tours are designed for students interested in applying, who have already applied or who have been newly accepted to UC San Diego.

  • Due to space limitations, all visitors must register prior to their visit.

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What to do
While you're here

Explore Geisel Library

Snap a selfie in front of UC San Diego’s iconic Geisel Library, recently named one of the most beautiful libraries in the world and is among the nation’s top 25 public academic libraries.

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Treat yourself to a meal at one of our full-service eateries. Selections around campus include vegetarian, kosher and halal-friendly dining halls, as well as food to grab on the go.

Restaurants & Cafes


Browse bestsellers and outfit yourself like a true Triton at the UC San Diego Bookstore. There is also a full food court in the attached Price Center if you get hungry or just want to grab some coffee.

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Zigzag across campus in search of our carefully curated series of one-of-a-kind, site-specific installations from bold artists who proudly disrupt the status quo.

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