Graduate Resources at UC San Diego

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Academic Resources

UCSD Graduate Division
The Graduate Division is the campus resource for all matters related to graduate students and education.

Graduate Division Financial Support
Coordinating site for all graduate funding at UCSD.

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Campus Resources

Graduate Life at UC San Diego
UCSD's GradLife site is your pathway to events and campus resources specifically for UCSD graduate students.

UCSD Student-Parent Resource
Listing of resources for graduate students with children, from child care to health insurance.

International Center
Provides resources for international students and students, faculty, and staff who wish to study abroad.

Office for Students with Disabilities (OSD)
The Office for Students with Disabilities (OSD) at UC San Diego works with undergraduate, graduate, and professional school students with documented disabilities, reviewing documentation and determining reasonable accommodations.

Cross-Cultural Center
The Cross-Cultural Center strives for meaningful dialogues and context across all cultures, particularly those of underrepresented or underprivileged backgrounds. The Center offers supportive and educational services through art, social and educational programs, workshops, and outreach.

Women's Center
The UCSD Women's Center is a space in which people work collaboratively to foster the educational, professional, and personal development of diverse groups of women. The Center provides education and support to all members of UCSD regarding gender issues, with the goal of promoting an inclusive and equitable campus community.

LGBT Resource Center
The LGBT Resource Center at UCSD is a diverse, open and public space for all members of the university community to explore issues relating to sexual and gender identities, practices and politics.

Teaching + Learning Commons (Commons)
The Teaching + Learning Commons is a university-wide resource that supports and facilitates excellence in teaching and learning through integration, connection, and ongoing assessment of initiatives leading to an engaged and inclusive educational environment. Toward this mission, the Engaged Teaching Hub promotes faculty and student success through programs and resources that support faculty and graduate students in their teaching roles. Our goal is to inspire and advance teaching excellence through evidence-based, learner-centered, and equitable teaching practices.

Center for Student Involvement - Communication and Leadership
The CSI - Communication and Leadership programs help you build confidence and develop skills in leadership, public speaking, interpersonal, intergroup, and professional communication.

Career Services Center
The UCSD Career Services Center helps students determine and fulfill their career goals with a wide range of services across two programmatic units: the Professional Advising Services team, which focuses on professional development; and the Experiential and Employment Services team, which focuses on placement.

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Wellness Resources

UCSD Well-Being cluster
The Health, Recreation & Well-Being cluster is comprised of several wellness departments on campus, including: Student Health Services (SHS), Trition Food Pantry, the Sexual Assault & Violence Prevention Resource Center (SARC), the Center for Ethics & Spirituality, and the Office for Students with Disabilities.

Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS)
CAPS is committed to promoting student mental health and well-being at an individual and organizational level, as well as the preservation and sustainability of an environment conducive to growth and lifelong learning.  CAPS provides counseling, outreach, and consultation services to registered undergraduate and graduate students.

The Zone
The Zone, conveniently located in the Price Center Plaza, is an earth-friendly wellness lounge that features free programs such as yoga, meditation, zumba, therapy dogs, and cooking demonstrations.

UCSD Recreation
Explore, have fun, play, and experience the wide variety of programs and services the Recreation Department has to offer. Choose intramurals, sports clubs, rec classes, FitLife classes, Outback Adventures, masters, or just utilizing their facilities.