There are 936 new students in the fall 2016 entering class, and 65 percent of them are female.
Fifty-six percent of new students are California residents, and about 46 percent were born in California. Twenty-seven percent are the first generation in their families to graduate college; 50 percent are the first generation in their families to attend graduate school.
The student whose hometown is farthest from UCSF comes from Cape Town, South Africa, which is 10,245 miles away from San Francisco. Eleven percent of the new students are international students. The new students born outside of the United States come from 37 different countries and six different continents.
The birth year of the youngest of the new students is 1996. The most common birthdays are May 16, July 25 and December 7. The most common first names are Katherine (10 students), Kevin (7 students) and Andrew (7 students).
The most represented undergrad schools are UC Berkeley (92 students), UCLA (67 students), UC San Diego (49 students), Stanford University (22 students), San Francisco State University (18 students) and University of San Francisco (16 students).
The source of this data is the UCSF Office of the Registrar and Office of Institutional Research.