University of California, San Diego

     Our class has adopted University of California, San Diego (UCSD) 
    as part of our school's No Excuses University program.

    Through this program, students learn about the path to

    college beginning in kindergarten.
    Facts about UCSD:
    • Founded on November, 18 1960 by Roger Revelle (a scientist & scholar)
    • Located on 9500 Gilman Dr, La Jolla,California 92093
    • Phone Number (858) 534-2230
    • Colors: Navy Blue & Gold
    • Mascot: Triton
    • 1961-1962 Student Population: 160
    • 2013 Student Population: 29, 176 (My oldest son is one of them!!!) 
    • Mission Statement:  UC San Diego is dedicated to the advancement of knowledge through excellence in education and research at the undergraduate, graduate, professional school and postdoctoral levels.  The campus is committed to community engagement, public service and industry partnerships in order to advance the health and well-being of our region, state, nation and the world.  Our academic community of world-renowned faculty, bright students and dedicated staff is characterized by a culture of interdisciplinary collaboration and innovation which spans the globe.
    UCSD is a great university.  I encourage you to explore

    UCSD's website, www.ucsd.edu. It is never too early to

    begin planning your child's college path!