Out-Of-State Student Experience

As a student from outside of California, you have an exciting opportunity to live and learn in a totally new region and city. This can also bring some unique challenges. Knowing others who have gone through a similar change and what resources are available to you can be a big help in your transition to USD.

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International Students

Please note that international students can find specialized resources at the International Center.

Spring Break 2019

Spring Break On-Campus Opportunities March 2-10, 2019; Tecolote Canyon Sunset Hike & Dinner, Join staff from Residential Life and Community & Leadership Development as well as Out of State Ambassadors for an evening walk in the canyon! Meet at Missions Crossroads! Thursday, March 7th at 5pm; UC Ticket Office Opportunities, The UC Ticket Office is USD's primary outlet for discount tickets to some of Southern California's greatest attractions! Check out their website to find fun ways to spend your spring break! www.sandiego.edu/tickets; Athletics Events; Mar 01 Fri, Baseball vs. St. John's Fowler Park San Diego, CA 3/1/19; Mar 02 Sat, Women's Basketball vs San Francisco Jenny Craig Pavilion; Mar 02 Sat, Baseball vs St. John's, Fowler Park San Diego, CA 3/2/19, Mar 03 Sun, Baseball vs St. John's Fowler Park, San Diego, CA 3/3/19; Dates and times of athletic events are subject to change due to weather; Trips and Immersions, Outdoor Adventures and University Ministry both offer trips and immersion experiences to places in and near Southern California. While their Spring Break trips are currently full, we encourage you to inquire with each office about their waiting list and Easter Break opportunities! www.sandiego.edu/outdoor-adventures, www.sandiego.edu/ministry; Graduate students, please note that the graduate life office will be open for your use during normal hours; Spring Break Housing, Be sure to check Residential Life's website for information about housing during break! www.sandiego.edu/residentiallife/year-round-housing/spring-housing.php; Campus Dining Hours, Make sure to visit Auxilary Services' website for Spring Break dining hours! www.sandiego.edu/auxiliary/hours; Transportation Options, If you need to go somewhere off-campus during break, USD has a partnership with both Lyft and with Zip Car! www.sandiego.edu/parking/alternative-transportation/zip-car.php; www.sandiego.edu/associated-students/current-initiatives/php; Mass Times; Immaculata, The Immaculata will have normal hours during break, Founder's Chapel, March 3 - No Sunday Mass, March 4-8 - Weekday Mass at 12:15pm, March 6 - No Mass for Peace, March 10 - Sunday Mass at 7pm and 9pm; Campus Recreation, There are still plenty of opportunities to be active on campus during Spring Break, but some facilities will have altered hours! Jenny Craig Pavilion, JCP will be open 7am to 12pm on weekdays and will be closed on the weekends during break, Missions Fitness Center, MFC will be open 11am-4pm on weekdays and will be closed on the weekends during break, For more information about Campus Recreation facility hours, please visit: www.sandiego.edu/campusrecreation/about/hours; Community and Leadership Development; www.sandiego.edu/outofstate