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COVID-19 Updates

UC San Diego offices and classrooms are closed until further notice. All instruction, advising, and meetings are now being held online. We will keep you updated on how the Department of Communication continues to respond to this situation. For more information please visit our response page.

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Department of Communication Mail Code: #0503

Media Center and Communication Building (MCC)

University of California San Diego

9500 Gilman Drive., La Jolla, CA


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Phone: (858) 534 4410

Fax: (858) 534 7315

For specific inquiries, visit our People profiles for more contact information. 

* During COVID-19 we are unable to receive phone calls and faxes at these numbers. Please contact via email addresses provided. 


The department is situated on the west side of the UCSD campus, with access from the I-5 via La Jolla Village Drive (UCSD MapLink has further maps of campus and driving directions)


Parking on campus is limited. UC San Diego offers Visitor parking in various locations, the closest to our building being the Hopkins Parking Structure. Visitor spots are found on the top floor with accessible parking and paths to our building. This parking structure is roughly a 5 minute walk to our building.

You can pay for Visitor Parking in the Hopkins Structure using pay stations or by downloading the ParkMobile application to your mobile device. More information on this app can be found here:

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IT Support

Website and Social Media Support

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