University of San Diego (USD) - private nonprofit higher education institution in United States. The history of USD can be traced back to1949 . It has an urban campus located in San Diego.

University ranking. Every year the university manages to get into the top 5% of the best world universities.

Application process and the cost of tuition. In addition to the results of the examinations the applicant must submit a certificate of the previous academic performance. The competition is quite mild with a ratio of 1 to 2. The academic schedule is divided into semesters. The tuition fees are quite steep. A year of bachelor studies at USD will cost you at least 39,000 USD. Doing your master’s studies at USD is not cheap - a year of studies will cost you 23,000 USD. Given the high tuition costs the students can participate in university scholarship competitions in order to cut down the costs. For more information you can visit the official website of the university http://www.sandiego.edu.

The composition of the university. University of San Diego is medium in scale, teaching no more than 8 thousand students at a time. Foreign citizens can submit their applications along with the local students. At USD there are about 9% of foreigners. The teaching staff is 647 specialists. The students may participate in various student exchange programs. The university is also present on social media platforms: Flickr, Itunes, Twitter, Youtube, Facebook, Linkedin.

Infrastructure of USD. The library is available to all of the students. The university also provides dormitories for those who need them.
Ranking   925   177
Country United States
City San Diego
Bachelor (foreigners) 39,000 USD/year. Check the current price on the official website of the university
Master (foreigners) 23,000 USD/year. Check the current price on the official website of the university
Bachelor (citizens) 20,000 USD/year. Check the current price on the official website of the university
Master (citizens) 20,000 USD/year. Check the current price on the official website of the university
Living expenses $1,098 -1,689 USD/month
Acceptance Rate 50%
Official Website
General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Private
Established 1949
Abbreviation USD
Teachers 647
Students 7,416
Foreigners 9%
Academic calendar Semesters
Admission Based on grades and examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Urban
Housing Available
Financial aid Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Motto
Emitte Spiritum Tuum
Accreditation
• WASC Senior College and University Commission
Affiliations
• International Federation of Catholic Universities (IFCU)
• Association of Catholic Colleges and Universities (ACCU). Sport affiliations and memberships: National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)
Rankings
World ranking 925
Country ranking 177
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking 925
QS World University Rankings 875
Cost of living in San Diego
Expenses - USD/Month Min. Med.
Accommodation 626 759
Food 277 483
Transportation 58 170
Communications and utilities 91 97
Clothing 21 78
Sports and leisure 24 102
Total 1,098 1,689
Accommodation in San Diego USD/Month
Shared room outside of centre 633
Shared room in city centre 767
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre 1,073
1 bedroom apartment in city centre 1,420
Alternative title
Spanish Universidad de San Diego
French Université de san diego
Location on map

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