University of California, San Diego
- QS World University Ranking (2017–18) 38
- THE World University Ranking (2017–18) 31
- University of California, San Diego (UCSD) is a state-funded research university, and was officially established as a graduate institution for the STEM subjects in 1960.
- It now has a campus of over 1,100 acres in La Jolla, coastal California.
- The campus was originally the site of a military training ground and marine research station. Its development was inspired by Oxbridge.
- UCSD has six undergraduate residential colleges, five academic divisions, and five graduate and professional schools.
University of California, San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA