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University of California, San Diego (UC San Diego) Admissions Stats

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Admissions Requirements

Admissions Tests Required: Required
Completion of College Preparatory Program: Required
Secondary School GPA: Required
Secondary School Record: Required
TOEFL: Required

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Special Factors

AP Acceptance: Yes
Credit for Life Experience: No

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Contact Info

9500 Gilman Dr La Jolla, CA 92093-0021
Phone: (858) 534-2230
Admissions Phone: (858) 534-4831
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Student Responses to Review Topic: Tips for Prospective Students
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  • Whittier, CA
  • Dec-21-2016 I am a current student here

    Be sure to compare the 6 colleges within UCSD before arranging them in preferred order in your applications! The colleges have different GE's, housing, and a sense of community on campus, so arrange in order which seems to best suit you! Visit the campus if you can, pictures cannot give you the full experience of trying to see if you can see yourself attending UCSD.

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  • JK from the Yoc
  • Nov-28-2016 I am researching this school and have not visited the campus

    Do both the ACT and SAT. Always stay active so you can be more rounded.

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  • MiraMesa from San Diego, CA
  • Nov-27-2016 I am a current student here

    Buy a bike or skateboard. The campus is too large and it will take you long time to get from this side to other side.

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  • vashti from san bernardino, ca
  • Aug-09-2016 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    the campus is large, but with time it will become easy to navigate. many different organizations and student centers are there to help you, and they will make your experience much easier. branch out and make new friends. these connections can help you in ways you would have never imagined.

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