College Student on Assignment

College students looking to purchase a single admission ticket to visit Birch Aquarium at Scripps for a class assignment are able to use a special rate.

This rate does not apply for group sales, or general admission tickets while not on a college class assignment. This special college student on assignment rate is only available online. 

College Student on Assignment: $12.00 per student

  • Must be purchased online, not available at the ticket booth
  • There will be a $0.50 fee if you would like your ticket printed at the office. All proceeds go towards seahorse conservation. 

Purchase a College Student on Assignment Ticket

Regular College Student Admission: $16.00 per student 

  • Available online or at the ticket booth

Purchase a General College Student Ticket 


If you are a college professor looking to schedule a field trip for your class and make one payment for the group, you can get the Group Tours and Tickets rate. You must schedule your visit in advance, and payment is due the day of the field trip. Please call 858-534-7336 if you have questions or would like to schedule your visit.

Questions about college student prices? Please email us or call 858-534-7336.