San Diego is located in California along the West Coast of the U.S. It is not only known for its perfect weather, but also for its adventurous cities, diverse cultures and sensational scenery. Los Angeles, the bubbling center of the entertainment industry is only a short distance away.
As one of the member institutions of the University of California, the University of California San Diego is one of the world’s leading public research universities. Many of its departments rank in the top ten among US universities including engineering and neuroscience.
San Diego may have a laid-back vibe, but across its campus and the city there are endless opportunities for getting active and involved from arts to culture to sports. UCSD has numerous sporting events from baseball to basketball to rowing, and its surfing team is the best in the U.S.
From misty Northern California redwood forests to sun-kissed Southern California beaches, the enchanted Golden State makes Disneyland seem normal. Welcome to California.
San Diego is located within the beautiful La Jolla neighborhood of San Diego which is known for its Pacific Ocean beaches, parks and sunny clime. Explore the national parks or try and surf like a local. The University has one of the first centers for ocean research.