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University of California San Diego

9500 Gilman Dr, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92093-5004
+1 858-534-2230
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You don't have to be enrolled to appreciate the vast green lawns of this major university, which is home to the Mingei International Museum of World Art.
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9500 Gilman Dr, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92093-5004
+1 858-534-2230
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Reviewed 5 July 2016

We were here for a basketball tournament and found the campus beautiful and it was a very enjoyable experience. We noted that University signage touted that it was the number one campus in the nation for surfing. Very clean, pretty with a lot of trees...More

Thank Susanlynn53
Reviewed 28 June 2016

I am someone who enjoys visiting local universities and colleges when I travel - if you're the same, UCSD is well worth a visit. Located on Torrey Pines bluff above La Jolla, you can tour the university and then swing down into La Jolla for...More

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Reviewed 23 June 2016

We found this campus to be a nice blend of art, architecture, and greenery. Parking is tricky, but the people here are friendly and willing to give you directions.

Thank 44sabrinac
Reviewed 13 June 2016

This sea side campus is expansive and has several different colleges, mostly focused on engineering and medical careers. Some of the the architecture is pretty impressive including the Geisel Library named after Dr. Suess who was a patron and the house crashing into the top...More

Thank Tony H
Reviewed 6 June 2016

Beautiful campus with some interesting architecture. We stopped here to take a quick look at the campus for my son. He was most interested in the soccer program there. The soccer stadium was very lacking but the athletic facilities seemed more up to date. Some...More

Thank AimeeLally
Reviewed 1 June 2016

My son is a student here just finishing his Freshman year and I always enjoy walking around the campus with him. Now with Division 1 sports coming it will even be better. Love the interesting pieces of art around the campus.

Thank JimmyJackk
Reviewed 20 May 2016

I got my Bachelor in Science in Computer Science from this institution in 2001. The classes where very challenging, the competition between students was intense but the acquired knowledge has prepared me for an ever changing environment in software engineering. For sight-seeing, well you must...More

Thank JPasallo
Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

If you are coming by, consider stopping by the Geisel library. Best views are from the 6th floor. The Fallen Star installation is only open to visitors between 11 and 2 on Tuesdays and Thursdays but worth a visit as well. Much of the art...More

Thank atreyu-plainswalker
Reviewed 17 May 2016

Went to see a friend pitch for UCSD and really enjoyed the stadium. It had been a rainy day but the sun came out and make it terrific. Had second row seats behind the catcher and a great view of all the pitches. There was...More

Thank 1GiantsMS
Reviewed 4 May 2016

I went to school here and it's a nice campus although I can't imagine why a tourist would come here unless you're an architecture buff in which case there are a few interesting buildings.

Thank Gretchen B
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