Bus Tours of Campus
Welcome to the UC San Diego Visitors Tour Program
Public Tours Highlight Campus History, Art and Architecture
Take an informative ride in our free 90-minute Sunday afternoon bus tours. Knowledgeable adult volunteer guides give a general overview of the campus, including new additions such as the Rady School of Management and the Conrad Prebys Music Center. You will see some of the renowned Stuart Collection sculptures—located throughout campus—travel by the Jacobs School of Engineering and Calit2 complex, and pass by the Moores UCSD Cancer Center, Shiley Eye Center and Thornton Hospital. Quick stops are made at Birch Aquarium, Scripps Institution of Oceanography and Geisel Library.
These tours begin at 2:00 p.m., leaving from the Gilman Entrance Information Center.
Click here to request a reservation for the bus tour.
- Please submit your request no later than noon on the Thursday before the Sunday tour you’ve chosen.
- Your reservation must be confirmed in order to attend as there is limited seating on the bus.
- Your reservation may include up to 4 people.
- Wheelchair accessibility is available upon request. Requests must be made at least one week prior to your tour date.
Prospective student or student group? The Visitors Tour is not a student tour. To find out about student tours, visit the Campus Tours Website or call (858) 822-4750 for more information.