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University of California--San Diego

La Jolla, CA
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Tuition & Aid
Bang for Your Buck
More than half of UC San Diego’s undergraduate students receive need-based support. The University of California’s Blue and Gold Opportunity Plan (B&G) will cover students’ UC fees if they are California residents and their families earn $80,000 or less and the student also qualifies for UC... More More
Bottom Line
California residents attending UC San Diego full-time pay roughly $14,700 in tuition and fees. Room and board costs come to about $12,250, not to mention additional costs for transportation, books, and personal expenses. Nonresidents pay more than $36,300 in tuition alone.

Visiting And Contact Information

9500 Gilman Drive


La Jolla, CA 92093-0021

United States

Phone: 858-534-4831

Fax: 858-534-5723


Financial Aid Statistics

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Undergraduates who have borrowed through any loan program
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Tuition / Fees Vary by Year of Study
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Available Aid
Financial Aid Methodology Used:Federal and Institutional
Scholarships and Grants:Federal Pell
State Scholarships / Grants
Private Scholarships
College / University Scholarships
Other:Federal Academic Competitive Grant Federal National SMART Grant Federal TEACH Grant-Loan%
Federal Direct Student Loan Programs:Direct Subsidized Stafford Loans
Direct Unsubsidized Stafford Loans
Direct PLUS Loans
Federal Family Education Loan Program (FFEL):Federal Perkins Loans
College/university loans from institutional funds
Other:Alternative Loans
Is Institutional Employment Available (other than Federal Work Study):Yes
Highest amount undergraduates earned annually from part-time on-campus work (not including Work Study):$15,840
Direct Lender:Yes

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Financial Aid Application Process

Rolling Basis Notification Begins
  • Required Forms
    State aid form
Office Phone Number :(858) 534-4480

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