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Welcome Prospective Students

Whether you are just beginning to think about college or you are considering transfer to UC San Diego, we want welcome you to Warren College and UC San Diego!

Warren College is Unique

At Warren College, the faculty, staff, and students are dedicated to working together to create a college experience that allows you to flourish during your career at UC San Diego and beyond. We live our motto, Toward a Life in balance every day. We strive to foster an academic and co-curricular balance through our core sequence comprising Warren Writing and Ethics and Society, flexible general education requirements that ensure both breadth and depth in areas of study that complement your chosen major, and co-curricular involvement opportunities that promote personal and professional development. Warren College offers a vibrant community for both on and off-campus students. We encourage you to learn more about our programs and events and what makes Warren College special.

The College System at UC San Diego is Unique

No other university in the United States organizes the undergraduate experience around a College system as comprehensive as UC San Diego's. Our system brings a lot of benefit to the student experience. Our small Colleges provide a welcoming community and access to personalized services all while having access to a top tier education.

COMPASSLearn More about the Undergraduate Colleges

We encourage you to learn more about all of the Undergraduate Colleges so that you are able to make the most informed decision on selecting your next step in your academic career. Our COMPASS website can help you understand the differences between the Colleges.