Graduate Admissions

Thank you for your interest in graduate study at UC San Diego.

We offer a wide variety of academic and professional fields and we welcome talented prospective students from across the nation and around the world. UCSD graduates have gone on to assume prominent roles in academia, industry, government, and the arts and media in California and beyond. The links below will provide the information, instructions and resources to help you understand the options, expectations and procedures of the Graduate Admissions process.

Mission Statement

The mission of the Student Affairs and Admissions unit is to assist departments and programs in the recruitment, admission, retention, and graduation of a highly qualified and diverse student body.