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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

Application Fees

$70
Undergrad Application Fee
$70
Graduate Application Fee

Special Factors

AP Acceptance: Yes
Credit for Life Experience: No

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Contact Info

Address:
9500 Gilman Dr La Jolla, CA 92093-0021
Phone: (858) 534-2230
Admissions Phone: (858) 534-4831
General Site: www.ucsd.edu
Admissions: http://www.ucsd.edu/prospective-students/undergrad.html

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: Tips for Prospective Students
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  • Charlie from San Diego, CA
  • I am a current student here

    Quarter system moves quick as apposed to semester system (traditional schedule) which can be unforgiving at time. It is to be taken seriously because 10 weeks for 1 course goes quick. Expand your horizons join clubs and organizations!

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  • Sophia from Fontana, CA
  • I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    Visit the 6-college system and see which college environment is more designed to your persona then take the GEs into consideration.

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  • Girl Who is Full-time and has a Job
  • I am a current student here

    Get ready for flyers being given to you on library walk. My advice for you to do is to avoid contact and keep walking as if you have a purpose so they don't talk to you and try to give you one of their flyers. There are so many great study spaces on campus! Go exploring and find art collection pieces around campus. There are a lot of crows. Some of your lower level classes may be taught by graduate students rather than actual professors.

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  • Jonathan from West Hills, CA
  • I am researching this school and have not visited the campus

    Do your research! Make sure you're ready to be on your own and take care of EVERYTHING- it's easy to think your mom will do something that you should be doing.

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