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Facts & Figures

Highlights

  • Founded as Toland Medical College in 1864
  • Affiliated with University of California in 1873
  • Occupying seven major sites in San Francisco and Fresno with:
    • 28 academic departments
    • 5 organized research units
    • 8 interdisciplinary research centers
  • Ranked first among US medical schools in NIH dollars awarded
  • Ranked by US News & World Report* fourth in quality of research training and in quality of primary care training. UCSF is the only medical school listed in the top 5 in both categories
  • Ranks among the top 10 in all medical school specialty programs assessed by US News & World Report*, including first in AIDS medicine and third in internal medicine, women’s health and family medicine.
  • Ranks among the top 4 for its Internal Medicine Residency program.

Faculty & Staff

Faculty
Full-time 2,108
Part-time 131
Volunteer 2,353
Staff
Non-Faculty Academics 681
Staff employees 4,621
Scientific Society Memberships
American Academy of Arts & Sciences 63
Howard Hughes Medical Investigators 17
Institute of Medicine 75
National Academy of Sciences 42

Research Indicators

NIH Dollars (in millions) 492
NIH Grants 914
Active patents, US 530
Active patents, foreign 750
Active licenses 391

Total Operating Budget: $1.79 billion

Tuition & Fees 2%
State Appropriations 4%
Extramural Grants & Contracts 37%
Practice Plan 28%
Gifts & Endowments 6%
Hospital Agreements 9%
SFGH Affiliation Contract 7%
Sales & Services 4%
Other 3%

Student Composition

School of Medicine Admissions
Applications Received 7,308
Applicants Interviewed 500
2013 Entering MD Students 149
Mean Undergraduate GPA 3.78
MCAT Score (Average Composite) 35
Underrepresented Minorities 26%
Women 56%
California Residents 80%
Total MD Students 632
PhD/MS Students 714
Tuition & Fees
California Residents $35,696
Out-of-State Residents $47,941
Residents & Fellows
Residents 922
Clinical Fellows 513
Postdoctoral Fellows 897
Continuing Medical Education
Live Course Students 13,307
Grand Rounds Students 5,005
Home Study Students 6,248

Facilities (at 9 sites)

Educational Space (Shared) 90,127 ASF
Research Space 1,139,181 ASF

Affiliated Hospitals & Training Sites

Licensed Beds/Annual Ambulatory Care Visits
UCSF Medical Center (Parnassus, Children's & Mount Zion Hospitals) 720/787,950
San Francisco General Hospital 686/592,678
San Francisco VA Medical Center 124/615,011
Langley Porter Psychiatric Institute 67/30,000
Fresno Medical Education Program Multiple sites

Alumni & Development

Total Alumni 8,029
Alumni Gifts (cash) $3,206,686
Total Gifts (cash) $229,359,111
Endowment (Market Value) $1,714,629,221

*Source:US News & World Report Best Graduate Schools 2014