Features
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established
Abbreviation UCSF
Teachers 3,528
Students 3,079
Foreigners 3%
Religion None
Academic calendar Quarters
AdmissionBased on entrance examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Colors UCSF Teal
Campus type Urban
Housing Available
Financial aid Available
Distance learning Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Motto
Let there be light
Accreditation
• WASC Senior College and University Commission
Affiliations
• University of California System.
Rankings
World ranking479
Country ranking107
Academic Reputation133
Employer Reputation378
Quality of teaching3
Citations per Faculty121
Ranking in world by sphere
Life Sciences and Medicine7
Cost of living in San Francisco, USD/month
ExpensesMin.Med.
Accommodation $1244 $1696
Food $391 $644
Transportation $56 $171
Communications and utilities $93 $98
Clothing $27 $96
Sports and leisure $36 $117
Accommodation in San Francisco, USD/month
Shared room outside of centre$1244
Shared room in city centre$1695
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre$2083
1 bedroom apartment in city centre$2681
Cheap flights and hotels in San Francisco
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking479
QS World University Rankings892
ARWU Academic Ranking18
Webometrics Ranking40
Alternative title
Russian Калифорнийский университет в Сан-Франциско
Spanish Universidad de California, San Francisco
Chinese 加州大学-旧金山
Arabic جامعة كاليفورنيا، سان فرانسيسكو
French Université de California à San Francisco
German University of California, San Francisco
Japanese カリフォルニア大学サンフランシスコ校
Korean 캘리포니아대학교 샌프란시스코캠퍼스
Portuguese Universidade da Califórnia, San Francisco
University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) - public higher education institution in United States.

University of California, San Francisco - Description

In recent years, scientific and bioengineering advances, Nobel prizes, an entirely new biotechnology industry, health policy research, oncogenes, prions, and the AIDS epidemic have placed UCSF in the forefront of the development of modern American biomedicine and medical education. Yet the school's long tradition reaches back to the very beginnings of the city of San Francisco in the Gold Rush days, and that society laid the foundations for the academic medical center that we know today. To reconnect this complex institution with its lively past, we have designed and written this narrative history, drawing upon the rich historical materials in UCSF's institutional archives and the work of the UCSF Campus Oral History Program.

Location on map - University of California, San Francisco

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