UCSD can be found in La Jolla, CA, a public college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. UCSD has around twenty nine thousand students enrolled annually.
Students can submit either the SAT Exam or ACT scores to University of California-San Diego. A score between 1750 - 2080 on the SAT exam, or 25 - 31 on the ACT exam is among the 25th - 75th percentile range among admitted students. Based on sampled GPA data collected and applied, it is estimated that the UCSD average GPA range for accepted students is around 3.48 - 3.78. Approximately 40% of all students which applied were admitted at UCSD, and from those that were granted acceptance around 20% continued on to attend. When applying historical data, we have projected that the UCSD acceptance rate 2015 will be around 37%. You can get more information from the admissions office website at ucsd.edu.
The overall acceptance rate for University of California-San Diego was reported as 37.5% in Fall 2012 with over 60,800 applications submitted to UCSD. Both in state and out of state applicants are included in these figures. We do not have data on transfer acceptance rates currently.
The selectivity of applicants for undergraduate admissions to UCSD is considered high, with many applicants scoring in the top percentiles on the SAT or ACT exam, as well as having an excellent high school GPA.
The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2019-2020 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for UCSD has been slowly getting lower over the recent years.
The acceptance rate for University of California-San Diego is forty-eight percent lower than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.
|San Diego State University||31.2%|
|California State University-San Marcos||62.5%|
|University of California-Irvine||42.4%|
|University of California-Riverside||62.0%|
|California State University-Fullerton||45.8%|
|SAT® Section||Score Range|
|Critical Reading||550 - 660|
|Math||620 - 730|
|Writing||580 - 690|
|Total Score||1750 - 2080|
|English||24 - 31|
|Math||26 - 33|
|Composite Score||25 - 31|