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Global Greatness 💪

In the latest US News Global Universities rankings, UCSF earned top-10 rankings for 11 research specialties. Explore the rankings »

An immunologist, a neurosurgeon, a medical geneticist and a hospitalist were elected by the prestigious group this year.

Matthew Cook comes from Indiana University Health and the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

A project to bring 670 units of below-market-rent housing to UCSF and UC Hastings students is underway.

Incarcerated people are five times more likely to get COVID-19, but health issues have always been a problem.

A new study shows when they're useful and who they miss.


Open Enrollment Starts Tomorrow: You'll have until Nov. 24 to make changes to your health plan and other benefits. Learn about your options, upcoming changes, and your chance to enroll »

Election Day is 6 Days Away: Vote early! Return your ballot by mail, to your county’s designated locations, or to a local polling place. If you missed the voter registration deadline, you can still vote. Vote and make your voice heard »

Last Chance to Get Your Shot by Nov. 1: Were getting there! 84 percent of UCSF Health employees and 71 percent of UCSF Campus employees had gotten their flu shots as of Oct. 26. Get us to 100 percent »

Fitness Centers are Reopening with Personal Workout Pods: Return to the gym safely with a personalized workout area, a reservation system, and routine, comprehensive disinfection. Learn about how it works »

Partnership Aims to Help UCSF Employees Purchase a Home: Landed is a company that helps employees of health care and educational institutions with down-payment support and other home-buying resources. Learn about the program »

Palio Café Closes: After decades at the Parnassus campus, the restaurants last day will be Friday, Oct. 30. Owner Bettie Scodel shares what she’ll miss most »

2020 State of the University

Join UCSF Chancellor Sam Hawgood for his State of the University (SOTU) address as he reflects on a challenging year of converging pandemics of COVID-19 and racial injustice.
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Wellness & Community's annual Step It Up virtual wellness challenge is back! Prioritize your health and wellbeing in a fun way this holiday season while having a chance to win weekly prizes.