- 29,324 undergraduate & graduate students (as of Fall 2011)
- 53,455 freshman applications for Fall 2011 admission (the second highest application rate in the UC system).
- Average admitted high school GPA was 4.09.
Fields of Study
UC San Diego offers more than 100 undergraduate majors in six disciplinary areas
- Social Sciences (37.8%)
- Biology (21.7%)
- Engineering (18.3%)
- Science/Math (9.4%)
- Special/Undeclared (5.9%)
- Humanities (3.6%)
- Arts (3.2%)
Approximately 70% of all undergraduate students receive some type of financial assistance to attend UC San Diego.