5998 Alcala Park San Diego, CA 92110-2492 619-260-4506
http://www.sandiego.edu admissions@SanDiego.edu
About University of San Diego
  • Year of Foundation 1949
  • Size of Campus 180 Acres
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation Roman Catholic
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master, Post Master
  • Calendar Type 4-1-4
  • Undergraduate Population 4,970
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 57% 43% 37%OUS
Application
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $30,716
  • Room and Board
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition More selective
  • Application Fee $55
  • Enrollment No. 5,066
The University of San Diego is a Roman Catholic institution committed to advancing academic excellence, expanding liberal and professional knowledge, creating a diverse and inclusive community, and preparing leaders dedicated to ethical conduct and compassionate service. The University of San Diego expresses its Catholic identity by witnessing and probing the Christian message as proclaimed by the Roman Catholic Church. The university promotes the intellectual exploration of religious faith, recruits persons and develops programs supporting the university's mission, and cultivates an active faith community.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of frats 4
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, honor code, hazing prohibited
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus All Faith Service, Orientation Week, Homecoming, Annual Luau, Kyoto Symposium, Saturday Night Live at the Grille
  • Number of students in fraternities 4
  • Percent students who are frat members 12%
  • Number of honor societies Phi Beta Kappa
  • Setting Urban
  • Number of sororities 6
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) University Ministry, InterVaristy Christian Fellowship, Jewish Student Union (associated with Hillel), Every Nation Campus Ministries
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 19%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) United Front Multicultural Center (ASA, AChA, BSU, FUSO, MEChA, PRIDE)
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
Transportation
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport San Diego (5)
  • Distance to nearest train San Diego (5)
  • Distance to nearest bus San Diego (5)
Student Housing
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 3%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 44%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 30
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 16%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 10%
  • 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 50%
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (88%), women's dorms (7%), men's dorms (5%), apartments for married students, apartment for single students, special housing for disabled students
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 30%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
Campus Services
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 538,034
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, women's center, placement service, day care, health service, health insurance
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 50
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 18,907
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in some of the libraries (excluding computer labs), in all the libraries, in some classrooms, in all classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 0
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, military, personal, veteran student, academic, psychological, religious
  • Museums Joan B. Kroc Institute for Peace & Justice
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 2,220
  • Number Of Microforms 869,801
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Computer Courses No
  • Library Facilities 100%
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Number Of Subscriptions 6,367
  • OS of Wifi Network Other
  • Student Computer Availability Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 0
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number of e-books 30,000
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help N/A
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 100
Student Employment and Career
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • Student Employment Federal
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (San Diego State University)
  • Employed Students after 1 year 79%
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (San Diego State University)
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs United States Navy; BAE Systems; CB Richard Ellis; Countrywide Home Loans; Upper Deck LLC; Accredited Home Lenders; Burnham Real Estate; Raytheon; PricewaterhouseCoopers
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 33%
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 1,800
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities Metropolis