Our students come from different backgrounds that contribute to UC San Diego’s vibrant and diverse campus community. Your support can empower student achievement through a ceaselessly innovative and holistic network of programs that influence student success as early as middle school.
The Latinx/Chicanx Academic Excellence Initiative advances UC San Diego’s goal for a more socially just and equitable campus. It was created to benefit all students, either directly through service provision or indirectly through campus diversification.
The Black Academic Excellence Initiative helps attract and retain outstanding Black students, faculty and staff. Your gift supports diversity of thought and ideas that enrich and improve the campus experience for all students, faculty and staff.
The Chancellor’s Associates Scholars Program improves access and affordability for local students with great potential, financial need and the motivation to succeed at UC San Diego. Your gift provides support services and programming to help ensure the success of this next generation of thinkers, breakers and leaders.
Our top-ranked charter school, The Preuss School UC San Diego, inspires students to deliver on the promise that college and careers are within their grasp. By supporting Preuss, you provide high-potential San Diego students with access to the transformative education, skills, support and experiences they need to pursue their dreams.
OASIS Student Support programs help students maintain academic excellence as they prepare to become leaders in the classroom — and beyond. Your gift unlocks mentorship, counseling, and other experiential programs to maximize student potential.
The Center for Student Involvement strives to engage students in experiences that build community and develop skills. Your gift will help students grow into successful, experienced leaders through diversity activities on campus and beyond.
The Chancellor’s Research Scholarship Fund provides valuable resources to students working on discoveries ranging from cures for cancer to important social breakthroughs. Your support provides opportunities for students of the highest academic merit and those with financial need to focus on wave-making work with leading researchers