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Programs & Events

  • Family Weekend
  • Triton Day
  • Sixth College Commencement
  • Move-In Day
  • Orientation

First-Year Student Orientation Move In Day

Sunday, September 15, 2019

If you're living on campus, you'll be settling in with your new suite - and roommates - on Move In Day.

First-Year Student Programming

Monday, September 16, 2019

Students will be participating in all-day activities to meet other students, their Orientation Leaders, and Sixth College Staff.

First-Year Student Orientation

Tuesday, September 17, 2019 - Thursday, September 19, 2019

(These programs are identical and students need only attend one).

Orientation is the beginning of your college experience and career! It is the first step toward your academic and co-curricular success.

Parent and Family Orientation

Monday, September 16, 2019

Parents of Freshmen students are invited to attend an orientation designed just for parents and family members.

Transfer Student Orientation

Monday, September 23, 2019

Transfer students participate in an orientation session prior to the fall quarter. Meet fellow transfer students and get acquainted with your new campus.

Family Weekend

October 19-21, 2018

UC San Diego Family Weekend is a great opportunity for students and families to reconnect and experience the lively, diverse intellectual and co-curricular life at Sixth College and UC San Diego.

Triton Day

April 13, 2019 (First Years) & May 11, 2019 (Transfers)

If you're an admitted freshman for Fall, we will welcome you and your family on Triton Day. Experience the campus and its resources on a day of celebration. We'll be hosting special programs designed to introduce you to your college, academic departments, student organizations, and support services.


June 16, 2019 8:00am

Commencement will be held on RIMAC field.

For more information: Please contact Sixth College at or (858) 534-9001.


Pepper Canyon Hall (map),
2nd Floor
Phone: (858) 534-9001
Fax: (858) 822-5999

Mailing address:
Sixth College
UC San Diego
9500 Gilman Drive
Mail Code 0054
La Jolla, CA 92093-0054