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University of San Diego Stats, Info and Facts

Quick Facts

8,105 students

49% admitted

  • 6,854 full time
  • 1,251 part time
  • 2,879 men full time
  • 3,975 women full time
  • 14,692 applied
  • 7,199 admitted
  • 1,180 enrolled

5,299 Undergraduates

$45,540 tuition/year

  • 2,813 Graduates
  • 89 Non-Degree
  • $45,540 in state
  • $600 fees
  • $12,302 room & board
  • $1,800 books and supplies

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At a Glance

Religious affiliation: Roman Catholic
Institution Type: Private not-for-profit
Campus Setting: Far West Large City
Highest Degree Offered: Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
Level of Institution: Four or more years
Calendar: Four-one-four plan
School Mascot: Toreros
School Colors: Navy, Columbia blue, and white
Reviews in 3 Sentences
  • Scott from San Diego, CA
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  • this school offers a diverse curriculum. studying abroad is heavily encouraged, and mandatory for multiple majors. the professors want you to succeed, you need only ask!…

  • Mar-08-2012 Read More
  • Luke from Painesville, OH
  • 0
  • a quality small-school atmosphere with surprisingly rigorous classes. the students are typically from southern california, which makes most slow and rude, but if you find a few you like…

  • Feb-27-2012 Read More
  • Torero FOREVER
  • 0
  • The school is beautiful along with the people. The professors are very helpful and strive for your success. Once you get rotted into the place, it feels like home. …

  • Aug-07-2012 Read More
  • Glennie from San Diego, CA
  • 0
  • The University of San Diego has an absolutely gorgeous campus that values creativity and service. The classes offered are incredibly interesting and diverse, while the class sizes are small. The…

  • Jul-09-2012 Read More
  • Stephen from Vista, CA
  • 0
  • The University of San Diego is a great place for anyone looking to further their education. USD is located in the bustling business hub of San Diego, providing many opportunities…

  • Aug-02-2012 Read More
Mission Statement

The University of San Diego is a Roman Catholic institution committed to advancing academic excellence, expanding liberal and professional knowledge, creating a diverse and inclusive community, and preparing leaders dedicated to ethical conduct and compassionate service.


Student Responses to Review Topic: Am I Enjoying Being Here
  • 4
  • Elaina from Oceanside, CA
  • Dec-28-2011 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    Campus is inviting and very beautiful. Is near a party-scene area but does not have a party-school feel. Most students are welcoming and accommodating but not over-friendly

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  • 5
  • Joshua from Kihei, HI
  • Dec-27-2011 I am a current student here

    I enjoy being here very much, the environment is very good for learning, and San Diego is one of the most fun cities in the US!

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  • 5
  • Danielle from Sierra Vista, AZ
  • Dec-24-2011 I am a current student here

    It is a wonderful school, its an absolutely beautiful campus, the food is delightful, my dorm wasn't gross or too small when I moved it, and all the faculty and staff are good people.

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