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Week 1 Fall Quarter

Spotlights • Academic Advising • Events • Job Opportunities • Public Meetings Scholarships • Basic Needs Resources • Commuter Resources • Campus Resources 
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Sixth College Wins Unolympics! #Threepeat
Congratulations Sixers for bringing home the Golden Shoe for the third year in a row! Thank you all who participated to make this happen!

UCSD Homecoming 2019 
UC San Diego alumni, students, faculty, staff, family, and friends—save the dates for UC San Diego’s nontraditional Homecoming Weekend! On October 18–20, the whole campus community will come together and celebrate all things Triton. Admission to all events is free for current students and 2019 graduates.!

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Skip The Traffic With The All Campus Commuter Board (ACCB)
Tired of waiting in traffic on your way home? Stop in for dinner, play trivia games & Skip the Traffic, w/ ACCB!This is a great opportunity to meet fellow commuters and relax after a long day! Have fun with dinner, trivia games, and prizes!

Come out to The Loft (Price Center East, Level 2) from 5pm-7pm on Monday October 7th. This event is free with your student ID.
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ASP Booklending Program 2019-2020
Borrow your textbooks at the beginning of the quarter and return them at the end of the quarter.Visit to apply!

Applications close October 2nd at 11:59 PM
Contact for more information!


Meet The Orgs
This is your opportunity to meet all the business organizations UCSD has to offer! Come talk to our 15 recruiting orgs while enjoying a treat from Nothing Bundt Cakes at Rady Quad.

Tuesday October 1 (11AM-3PM) at the Rady Quad | Check out their 
Facebook page !

Academic Advising


Located at The Hub in Pepper Canyon Hall (2nd floor) (Website)

Have a question but can't walk in? Use our Virtual Advising Center! Open 24/7.



Triton Lobby Corps Recruitment!
We want: Activists, Communicators, Leaders, Analysts, Changemakers.
The Triton Lobby Corps is the legislative advocacy branch of the Associated Students of UC San Diego. Join us as we shape and advise public policy and voice the needs of our students and community. Get involved with the legislative process, and make a change for the better. Speak Truth to Power. Apply today.

Here's the link to our application:

Info session: Friday October 11th at 6pm in Student Services Center Room 260
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Engineering On The Green
This a great opportunity to learn more about the different engineering organizations on campus and how you can get involved. Not to mention, we will be providing FREE pizza and TESC swag. So come eat, socialize, and have fun with us at the event!
Monday, September 30th, from 2pm-6pm at the Warren Mall.
Contact if you have any questions! 
Out of State Student Mixer
A time for the out of state student community here at UC San Diego to gather. Celebrate your move to San Diego by enjoying tacos and carne asada fries while you watch the sun set over La Jolla! Students of all years welcome!
Tuesday October 1st from 5-7pm at Mandeville Suite (11th Floor of Tioga Residence Hall, Muir College)

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Study Abroad opportunity for students at the National University of Singapore
Want to learn more about study abroad? The Dean's Office for Jacobs School of Engineering is hosting two professors (Professor Christina Lim and Professor Lu Wen Feng) from the national university of singapore to come and talk about a study abroad opportunity for engineering students.
Wednesday October 2nd, from 11am-12pm at Qualcomm Rooms, Jacobs Hall 
International Student Mixer
Join us for our annual international student mixer! Meet new friends from all around the world while enjoying some free food!
Wednesday October 2nd from 7pm-9pm at International House (ERC)

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Passport To Culture: Italy
Earn your passport and "travel" to Italy! Learn more about life & culture from current students who have lived and studied in various regions of the world. Enjoy a taste of traditional food from the highlighted region each week!
Thursday October 3rd from 3pm-4pm at International House (ERC)

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SD Hacks 2019
SD Hacks is an entirely student-run hackathon hosted by the Triton Engineering Student Council (TESC). Being one of the largest hackathons in California, SD Hacks brings together any high school or college student (age 18+) to innovate, collaborate, and design tangible technology in the span of 36 hours. Participants create projects surrounding different topic areas, denoted “tracks”, or specific challenge prompts given by companies. Eligible to compete in teams up to four, participants receive mentorship from their peers as well as engineers and other professionals. Head over to  to apply!
October 25 (11AM) - 27 (6PM at RIMAC Arena)
Contact if you have any questions! 
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DeWitt Higgs Memorial Lecture
Join Carmen G. Gonzalez in a discussion and examine the effects of climate change in racial subordination while evaluating the legal and policy responses to climate change.
Thursday, November 14th from 2pm-4pm at the Great Hall.

Public Meetings

Coming soon!


Sigma XI Research Grant
Undergraduate and graduate students are invited to apply for research funding through the Grants in Aid of Research (GIAR) program. Applications are now being accepted for the fall 2019 grant cycle. 
Accepting applications until October 1st at 11:59pm. Click here to apply!
Contact if you have any questions! 

Basic Needs Resources

Commuter Resources

Sixth College Commuter Lounge
Cook in the kitchen, surf the web on the computers, take advantage in renting a locker, or watch TV. Just swipe your UCSD student ID at the door. Have questions? See the Sixth College Front Desk or contact

Campus Resources

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