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Where sciences, arts, and humanities join to inspire and educate Renaissance men and women

Welcome to Revelle College!

At Revelle College, we focus on you and are proud of your successes here and after graduation. You’re in the right place if you like rigorous educational curriculum and opportunities, stellar faculty, engagement in college life, collaborative activities and experiences, and a diverse environment in which to live, work, and play. 

RevellianWhat does it mean to be a Revellian?

Why such a rigorous curriculum? Current students, faculty, founding faculty, alumni, and staff share their answers here. And, read more in Revelle Foundations, a transcript of interviews with founding faculty, students, and staff of Revelle College.

Revelle College Faculty in the News

Professors Shaochen Chen and Joseph Wang of the NanoEngineering Department and their research initiative bring really tiny microbots into the spotlight. Dominic Balsudo of The Washington Post talks with scientists about their discovery and its potential future.

Frontiers of Innovation Scholars program

The Office of Research Affairs announces Frontiers of Innovation Scholars program, a multidiciplinary research fellowship program for graduate and undergraduate trainees to be engaged in research areas of the UC San Diego Strategic Plan. Applications available September 1.

Deadline: October 12, 2015. Learn more!

Give NowRevelle College, founded in 1964 and named for UC San Diego founder Roger Revelle, emphasizes a solid background in the liberal arts and sciences as the foundation for a contemporary education.

WASC Inventory of Educational Effectiveness Indicators: Revelle General Education Requirements

WASC Inventory of Educational Effectiveness Indicators: Revelle Humanities Program