Student Opportunities

Do more, shine brighter, and fly higher.


Honors Thesis Program (Invitation Only)

  • Graduate with departmental Awards & Distinctions
  • Courses: ANTH 196A and 196B
  • Minimum GPA Requirement: 3.5 (major & overall)

Anthropology Ambassadors

  • Student ambassadors of UC San Diego Anthropology Department
  • Must have completed ANTH 196A&B of Honors Thesis Program
  • Enroll in ANTH 196C to become an ambassador

Research & Internships

  • Research independently or with a professor
  • Internship opportunities
  • Earn credits towards major
  • Strengthen resume

Instructional Apprentice (UGIA)

  • Junior or Senior standing
  • Minimum of a 3.0 GPA
  • Must have received an "A" in the course

Anthropology Club

Outside of academics, students are encouraged to participate and foster community with the Anthropology Club.


Study Abroad

  • Take an Anthropology course abroad
  • Earn transferable UC credits
  • Travel, eat, and explore in another culture