Student Inside Guide

Helping UCSF students orient successfully to campus and the Bay Area with insider tips, consolidated services and one-stop information on how things work.

Insider Profile of the Week

Always remember why you started and why you are doing this.

Danielle Jaul
School of Dentistry
Class of 2017



"You were chosen to be here for a reason! So when times get tough... breathe deeply, stand tall, believe in yourself, and just keep going!"


Insider Tips of the Week

San Francisco Performances logo

An exclusive deal for UCSF students: For only $25 you can attend 25 performances of world-class music and dance. Buy the San Francisco Performances’ Culture Card online or look for them on campus next week!



air sirens

Every Tuesday at noon, 65 sirens around the City sound off as a test for an emergency warning system. In a real emergency, the sirens will cycle continuously for five minutes and will broadcast instructions instead of "this is a test." Are you prepared?