San Diego State University

5500 Campanile Drive, San Diego

  • #1001-1200 QS Global World Ranking
  • PublicStatus
  • Very HighResearch Output
  • 32,607Total Students
  • 1,312Faculty
  • 1,552Int'l Students

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San Diego State University is the oldest and largest higher education institution in the San Diego region. Now in its 117th year, San Diego State University can take pride in more than a century of achievement in education, research and service. With an enrollment of more than 35,000 students, SDSU is increasingly becoming a top choice for undergraduates as evidenced by the record number of applications received each year.

About

San Diego State University is the oldest and largest higher education institution in the San Diego region. Now in its 117th year, San Diego State University can take pride in more than a century of achievement in education, research and service. With an enrollment of more than 35,000 students, SDSU is increasingly becoming a top choice for undergraduates as evidenced by the record number of applications received each year.

University highlights

QS World University Ranking

  • 2016
    #701+
  • 2017
    #701+
  • 2018
    #801-1000
  • 2019
    #801-1000
  • 2020
    #801-1000
  • 2021
    #801-1000
  • 2022
    #1001-1200
  • 2023
    #1001-1200
  • 2024
    #1001-1200

Student & Staff

Total students
32,607

12%
88%

International students
1,552

21%
79%

Total faculty staff
1,312

67
1245

Total students
32,607

12%
88%

International students
1,552

21%
79%

Total faculty staff
1,312

1245
67
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