UCSF Medical Center Ranked 8th Best Hospital in the Nation

UCSF Medical Center is one of the nation's premier hospitals for the 14th consecutive year, ranked as the eighth best hospital in the country in the 2015-2016 America's Best Hospitals survey from U.S. News & World Report.

It is the only hospital in Northern California ranked in the Top 10 on the Honor Roll, which highlights hospitals that are exceptional in numerous medical specialties. UCSF shone in such areas as cancer, neurology and neurosurgery, and urology. UCSF earned top-tier status in 14 out of 16 adult medical specialties. Additionally, it ranked No. 1 in the San Francisco-Oakland metropolitan area. U.S. News & World Report evaluated nearly 5,000 hospitals across the country.

Read More
Discovery Fellows Program

Discovery Fellows Program
The inaugural UC San Francisco Discovery Fellows Symposium gave fellows a chance to present their research and meet Sir Michael Moritz and Harriet Heyman, whose landmark gift in 2013 established the basic science program, UC's largest endowed program for PhDs.

Technology at Mission Bay

Technology at Mission Bay
Personalized digital media walls. Push-button, custom dinner orders. Robot deliveries. Technological touches aren’t just making patients more comfortable – they're freeing up care teams to focus more on health and safety.

Race Matters: Turning Conversations into Actions
Following up on the student-initiated White Coats for Black Lives demonstration last December, the School of Medicine continued the conversation about race and racism in health and health care.


Swim Across America -  Fundraiser for UCSF Benioff Childrens Hospitals.
Swim Across America - Fundraiser for UCSF Benioff Children's Hospitals.

September 27
Read More


Only UCSF 150 Years
Celebrating 150 Years in Health and Science

Dive into UCSF's rich history and promise for the future. Read More