Academics

Work closely with brilliant faculty, engage in a field you are passionate about and begin shaping the academic journey you have always envisioned. Explore the more than 100 degrees and programs we offer.

WE SET THE
BAR HIGH

At UC San Diego, we aren’t afraid to tackle big ideas. Our academic programs, taught by leading experts, prepare students to stand out and lead change. Forge your unique learning pathway today.

PLAN YOUR ACADEMIC YEAR

Course Catalog

Explore undergraduate and graduate degree course descriptions, faculty listings, curricular and degree requirements, deadlines and fees.

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ACADEMIC CALENDAR AT A GLANCE

SEPTEMBER 25, 2017

Fall Quarter begins

NOVEMBER 10, 2017

Veterans Day Holiday

NOVEMBER 23 - 24, 2017

Thanksgiving Holiday

DECEMBER 9 - 16, 2017

Final exams

A COLLEGE SYSTEM
WITH SUPPORT BUILT IN

All undergraduates belong to a tight-knit college community, each with its own distinct neighborhoods, traditions and educational requirements.

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Marshall

Cultivating highly engaged scholars and citizens committed to a better society.

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Muir

Celebrating independent spirits who lead diverse, committed and self-directed lives.

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Revelle

Where sciences, arts and humanities join to inspire and educate Renaissance men and women.

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Roosevelt

Developing world citizens through scholarship, leadership and service.

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Sixth

Preparing students to become dynamic and engaged citizens of the 21st century.

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Warren

Fostering the intellectual, social and decision-making skills of responsible global citizens.

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Extended Studies and
Public Programs

Start a new career, become an entrepreneur or tap into the arts. More than 600 in-class and online courses are offered each quarter.

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Plan Now for Summer

Break with the traditional school year. UC San Diego Summer Session offers more than 600 courses from over 40 disciplines to help you accelerate your progress to degree and deepen your intellectual curiosity.

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