UC San Diego Student and Staff

UC San Diego Student and Staff Birch Aquarium Tickets

UC San Diego students and staff are eligible for specially priced Birch Aquarium general admission* tickets. These tickets can only be purchased at the ticket booth upon arrival, and are not available for purchase online. Please bring your current UC San Diego student or staff ID to purchase tickets. 

UC San Diego Student/Staff Ticket Price: $16.00

*General admission single-day tickets are valid only during normal Aquarium hours of 9 a.m.-5 p.m. They are not applicable for programs, special events, or concerts.

UC San Diego Faculty and Staff Memberships 

UC San Diego faculty and staff are eligible for specially priced memberships at Birch Aquarium. All faculty and staff receive $10 off a Family Membership, Dual Membership, or Individual Membership. Please see our Levels and Benefits page for more details about the prices and benefits of each. Please purchase at the Visitor Services Office on your next visit. 

Faculty and Staff are also able to use payroll deduction to pay for memberships. Learn more. 

Are you a college student visiting for a class assignment? 

Learn more about our College Student on Assignment tickets.