UC San Diego Park & Market brings people together who might not otherwise have crossed paths. These connections are multidisciplinary, boundary spanning, connecting art and science, culture and technology, civic engagement and lifelong learning, and much more. Park & Market provides new ways of seeing and doing things, and at the core, sustainable solutions to real-world problems such as public health, housing insecurity, and economic inequality.
UC San Diego Park & Market uplifts and inspires people, art, ideas, and innovation in our region and beyond. The building is a catalyst to advance enterprise, science, civility, minority business, and more, all while sharing with the San Diego and Baja region cultural experiences through art, music, theatre, film, and food.
UC San Diego Park & Market is a 21st century model of education, and a clear, tangible reflection of the university’s commitment to a genuinely inclusive economy and workforce allowing for sustainable growth in the region. The building’s partners and programming center on issues of equity, diversity, and inclusion, cultivating a community that encourages respectful, open dialogue, and challenges itself to take bold actions.