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University of San Diego

University of San Diego, San Diego United States
    • QS World University Rankings
      801-1000
    • StatusPrivate
    • Research OutputHigh
    • Student/Faculty Ratio12
    • ScholarshipsYes
    • International Students697
    • SizeM
    • Total Faculty648

    + 2 others shortlisted this university

    + 3 others shortlisted this university

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    Ranked among the world's top 1,000 universities in the QS World University Rankings 2019, the University of San Diego (USD) was initially established in 1949. A private Roman Catholic institution, USD offers teaching across seven different academic colleges. Campus is located to the north of downtown San Diego, California and the Pacific Ocean is visible from campus. Students here can enjoy the gorgeous Californian weather and are ideally located for trips to other Californian cities such as Los Angeles or Mexico, which is a short drive away.

    Over 8,000 students are enrolled at the University of San Diego, with approximately 5,741 studying at undergraduate level. All students at the institution will have experienced a peculiar campus tradition known as the 'community scream'. At midnight before the first day of final exams, students gather on campus to collectively scream. This is supposed to bring good luck and passing grades to all those who participate.

    About

    Ranked among the world's top 1,000 universities in the QS World University Rankings 2019, the University of San Diego (USD) was initially established in 1949. A private Roman Catholic institution, USD offers teaching across seven different academic colleges. Campus is located to the north of downtown San Diego, California and the Pacific Ocean is visible from campus. Students here can enjoy the gorgeous Californian weather and are ideally located for trips to other Californian cities such as Los Angeles or Mexico, which is a short drive away.

    Over 8,000 students are enrolled at the University of San Diego, with approximately 5,741 studying at undergraduate level. All students at the institution will have experienced a peculiar campus tradition known as the 'community scream'. At midnight before the first day of final exams, students gather on campus to collectively scream. This is supposed to bring good luck and passing grades to all those who participate.

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    University highlights

    University of San Diego is one of the top Private universities in San Diego, United States. It is ranked #801-1000 in QS Global World Rankings 2021.

    QS World University Rankings

    • 2013
      # 701+
    • 2014
      # 701+
    • 2015
      #701+
    • 2016
      #701+
    • 2018
      #801-1000
    • 2019
      #801-1000
    • 2020
      #801-1000
    • 2021
      #801-1000

    Ranking criteria

    26.2
    Faculty Student Ratio

    Student & Staff

    Total students
    7,843

    28%
    72%

    International students
    697

    26%
    74%

    Total faculty staff
    648

    14
    634

    Total students
    7,843

    28%
    72%

    International students
    697

    26%
    74%

    Total faculty staff
    648

    634
    14

    Scholarships

    Yes
    The Scholarships above offer some form of financial aid to prospective students. Please always check the specific requirements and restrictions on scholarship availability.
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