Getting to the core of the ‘Core’

Taryn Beaufort | Opinion Editor | The USD Vista University of San Diego students are no strangers to core-curriculum classes, but the question of what the core curriculum does for a student’s education still remains. Students often wonder what they are supposed to take away from the variety of courses […]

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New minor comes to campus

‘Changemaking’ is no longer just a USD buzzword, but now offered as a minor starting in Spring 2018 Kelly Kennedy | Managing Editor | USD Vista The University of San Diego has a reputation for panoramic views, Spanish architecture, and seemingly perpetual construction. Construction isn’t the only source of change […]

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First Year Writing course adopted

New year, new core curriculum. This fall, the University of San Diego introduced an updated core curriculum for first-year students. The new core curriculum requires fewer classes to graduate than the previous core. Within the new core is the “Written Communication” requirement, which features a new course that all first-years […]

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A letter from the Dean

Welcome to the University of San Diego! As you join the university for Olé Weekend, our hope is that we can provide you with a foundational experience that allows you to begin your college journey successfully. Throughout Olé Weekend, you will be introduced to a number of topics and experiences […]

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