Welcome, Admitted Engineering First Year Students!
Congratulations on being admitted to the #10 engineering school in the nation, according to the 2022 US News rankings.
Upcoming Programs and Events
Participate in Summer Engineering Institute
Get a jump start on your academic career at UC San Diego's 5-week, Summer Engineering Institute (SEI), and earn six credits towards your engineering degree. Receive support in making the transition from high school to the rigors of a university-level engineering curriculum, and build awareness of relevant campus programs and resources. Take part in organized social activities on evenings and weekends, and begin forming a peer network and make lasting friendships. Scholarships are provided for students with financial need: Learn how to become an IDEA Scholar.
Preparing for Fall
Get connected to resources today:
- Engineering courses for first-year students
- Participate in Engineering Learning Communities
- Academic and campus resources
- Learn about the Guided Engineering Apprenticeship in Research (GEAR) Program
- Discover mentorship opportunities
- Mark your calendars for...
Learn about the 50+ Engineering Student Organizations and Project Teams