5500 Campanile Drive San Diego, CA 92182-7455 619-594-6336
http://www.sdsu.edu/ admissions@sdsu.edu
About San Diego State University
  • Year of Foundation 1897
  • Size of Campus 283 Acre
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor , Master, Post-Bachelor
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 26,850
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 57%, 43%, 6%
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State N/A
  • Room and Board
  • Nonfall Registration Not Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Selective
  • Application Fee $55
  • Enrollment No. 27,537
Since it was founded in 1897, San Diego State University has grown to offer bachelor's degrees in 84 areas, master's degrees in 76 areas and doctorates in 21 areas. SDSU's approximately 31,000 students participate in an academic curriculum distinguished by direct contact with faculty and an increasing international emphasis that prepares them for a global future. SDSU's annual economic impact to the state of California is $6.5 billion. Of SDSU's 270,000-plus alumni, approximately 60 percent live in San Diego. They comprise more than half the region's engineers, teachers, entrepreneurs and the local workforce for a host of other industries.
Social Life And Activities
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited
  • Number of frat chapter houses 18
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus SDSU Month (March), Homecoming
  • Number of students in fraternities 24
  • Percent students who are frat members 10%
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Kappa Delta (Sociology); Golden Key International Honor Society; Honors Council; Kappa Delta Pi (Education ); Lambda Pi Eta (Communications); Mortar Board (Senior); Phi Beta Delta (International Scholars); Phi Eta Sigma (Freshman); Psi Chi (Psycholog
  • Setting Suburban
  • Number of sororities 24
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Agape House; Lutheran Episcopal Campus Ministry; Aztec Christian Association; Baha'i Club; Campus Crusade for Christ; Catholic Newman Center; CFC - Youth for Christ; Gathering, The; InterVarsity Christian Fellowship; Jewish
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 8%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) African Student Drama Association; Afrikan Student Union (ASU); Andrea O' Donnell Women's Resource Center (WRC); Andres Bonifacio (AB) Samahan; Asia Pacific Graduate Student Association; Asian Graduation; Asian Pacific Isla
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Number of frats 24
  • Distance to nearest train San Diego (8)
  • Distance to nearest bus San Diego (8)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport San Diego (8), Santa Ana/Orange County (90)
Student Housing
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 71%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments N/A
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 7
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples N/A
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles N/A
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Number of students using college housing 13%
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms, sorority housing, fraternity housing, apartment for single students, special housing for disabled students, special housing for international students, other housing options
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles N/A
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
Campus Services
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 1,330
  • Number Of Microforms N/A
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Number Of Subscriptions N/A
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi No
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • OS of Wifi Network Other
  • Number Of Books in Library N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms N/A
  • Computer Courses No
  • Library Facilities N/A
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math
  • Number of e-books N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 400
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, placement service, day care, health service, health insurance
  • Museums A state-of-the art library, student union, recital hall, performing arts theatres, health center, modern recreation center, 12,000-seat arena, top quality baseball stadium, two observatories, public broadcast radio and television stations, seismology and w
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 325
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, student patrols
  • Counseling Services career, military, academic, psychological, birth control
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support
Student Employment and Career
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • Student Employment Fedral Work Study Program Available
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs N/A
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 3,000
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment N/A
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities City