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Admissions Requirements

Admissions Tests Required: Required
Completion of College Preparatory Program: Required
Recommendations: Required
Secondary School GPA: Required
Secondary School Rank: Recommended
Secondary School Record: Required
TOEFL: Required
Common Application Accepted: Yes

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AP Acceptance: Yes
Credit for Life Experience: No

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Contact Info

5998 Alcala Park San Diego, CA 92110-2492
Phone: (619) 260-4600
Admissions Phone: (619) 260-4506
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Student Responses to Review Topic: Tips for Prospective Students
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  • Bri from Downey, CA
  • Mar-15-2015 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    VISIT!!!!! While the campus was very beautiful, it felt super tiny and I hardly saw any people around. In the end, it felt tiny and even boring so I cancelled my admissions interview as a result. Also, I am not religious and they require theology classes so if that is a turn off for you as well then keep that in mind.

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  • Kayla from Kennewick, WA
  • Dec-16-2014 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    Visit! It is so beautiful and well worth your time. Also apply early and email your admissions counselor with any questions, they were really helpful.

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  • Mikala from Lakeside, CA
  • May-16-2014 I am a current student here

    Don't be afraid to apply if you are not Catholic, or even religious. While there is a religious presence on campus, it is not over-whelming or mandatory. Also, make sure you find your niche when you get there, and college will be a blast. Never be afraid to ask questions, for almost everyone on campus is willing to help! The Greek presence is really strong at USD, so if you are not that interested in joining a fraternity of sorority, it is something to consider.

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