Campus Life

Campus Life

UC San Diego is ideally located near the Pacific Ocean, the U.S.-Mexico border and the Pacific Rim. Our diverse student population is drawn from the best and brightest worldwide. Discover how an education at UC San Diego can be the gateway to your future.

UCSD student activities


Connect with UC San Diego through sporting events, theater, art tours, aquarium visits, recreation programs, and all kinds of student events - just what you'd expect from a top-ranked university.


Work out in our swimming pools, gyms, and exercise facilities. Enjoy major concerts and events that feature world-famous performing artists. Feast your eyes on our seaside view, or head to the beach and catch a wave.


Faculty and staff enjoy campus life, too. International cuisine, lunchtime workouts, and music and theater performances abound.