The first day of instruction for UCLA, UC Irvine and UC Riverside is Thursday. … Now, UCLA, UC Irvine and UC Riverside will conduct remote-only instruction for the fall quarter. One exception is a limited number of in-person courses to train students for essential workforce positions. … At UC Irvine, weekly COVID-19 testing is already in place for those who choose to live in dorms. Classes at UC Irvine will be remote, but about 7,000 students in need of housing will live on campus.