The futuristic Geisel library has been featured in several films and television shows, such as “Simon and Simon”, “Mission Impossible”, and “Attack of the Killer Tomatoes”.
Approximately five minutes from the beach, UCSD students have the luxury of walking down to relax by the ocean anytime they please.
This annual all-campus festival takes place during spring quarter and is free for UCSD students. It’s one of the most exciting campus events all year and is the best way to de-stress after midterms!
Every year, UCSD students drop a large watermelon from the top of Urey Hall to measure how far it splats.
Before every finals week, students take a break from studying on campus and yell out their dorm rooms or apartments to relieve stress.
UCSD is built on top of two military bases, Camp Matthews and Camp Callan.
Its close proximity to the beach, and many surfing resources make UCSD the top surfing school in the nation.