Essential news for the UCSF community

UCSF ranked high among the nation’s education leaders in the 2023 U.S. News & World Report survey of best graduate and professional schools. See how we did »

A new study departs from the theory that daytime sleep merely compensates for poor nighttime sleep.

Treatments for allergies and asthma might not be as effective in obese mice and humans – and sometimes even make things worse.

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Support the Transformation of Our Parnassus Heights Campus 

Support UCSFs plans for a state-of-the-art new hospital at Parnassus Heights by sending a letter to the UC Board of Regents. Following a few prompts, you can create a unique email that shares what’s at stake and why a modernized hospital cant wait.  
ICYMI: Hear about our long-term plans for the future of Parnassus Heights by watching a recording of the recent town hall.
Indoor Masking Policy Revision: UCSF will transition to a new indoor masking policy for non-clinical areas effective April 1. Find details about the new policies »  

Guidance for Events: The guidance for UCSF events and meetings guidance is being reviewed weekly for any policy changes. Please review the latest information that applies to all UCSF-sponsored events. The latest guidance » 
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Wellness Corner
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Join the Cool Campus Challenge

The Cool Campus Challenge is an 8-week challenge designed to educate and motivate the UCSF community to take simple energy-saving, waste-reducing, and sustainability-focused actions. 

Learn how you can support a more sustainable future and get a chance to win an electric bike and other prizes. Challenge runs from April 4 to May 28.