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Welcome to GPS

Dean's Welcome

Meet Dean Caroline Freund, an expert in international trade and economic development.

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Who We Are

We are an interdisciplinary, discovery-driven graduate school focusing on international affairs and public policy.

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Meet a robust group of local and global practitioners providing insight and advice on the school’s trajectory.

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Colorful Hands 2 of 3 / George Fox students Annabelle Wombacher, Jared Mar, Sierra Ratcliff and Benjamin Cahoon collaborated on the mural. Photo by Tim Mossholder on Unsplash

EDI Commitment

Equity, diversity and inclusion (EDI) are defining features of the school, UC San Diego and the entire University of California system. They are critical elements to a productive and innovative environment, and we embrace them all as sources of strength.

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GPS Building

Facilities, Directions & Maps

Our school is located is in the northwest portion of the UC San Diego campus. View maps, driving directions, facilities and more. 

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Multiple pantone color strips. Photo by John Schaidler on Unsplash

GPS Branding

Access and download GPS assets, and discover more resources at UC San Diego Brand Guidelines.

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Academic Postings

Consistently ranked as one of the nation's top universities, UC San Diego offers exceptional teaching and research opportunities in a broad range of disciplines. Learn more about how UC San Diego is fostering faculty excellence and a diverse campus community.

Staff Openings

As one of San Diego's largest employers, UC San Diego seeks exceptional people in search of rewarding, meaningful careers. Our employees enjoy competitive compensation packages and educational opportunities in a diverse, stimulating workplace. Learn about employment opportunities.

UC San Diego is an EO/AA employer committed to excellence through diversity.