UCI campus: first day of fall classes in 2019, students walking near the student center.

UCI Receives First-gen Forward Designation

Campus to join effort to advance the success of first-generation students across the country

Hope arrives in a vial

UCI Health receives, administers first doses of COVID-19 vaccine

UCI launches initiative pairing first-gen faculty with first-gen students

First Things First project is an experiment in first-gen video mentorship

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UCI Podcast: Testing and tracing

How student testing and the campus contact tracing program helps control the spread at UCI

Vice Provost Michael Dennin wins Idea Competition

His “Eliminating Institutional Racism in Undergraduate STEM Education” project provides roadmap for undergraduate education advances

UCI is charter member of SEA Change to promote diversity in STEM

UCI is a charter members of SEA Change – the initiative of the American Association for the Advancement of Science to support colleges and universities as they systematically transform themselves into diverse, equitable and inclusive institutions. SEA Change, short for STEMM Equity Achievement, supports institutions as they undergo a rigorous self-assessment process to interrogate their […]

UCI is No. 2 in nation for diversity in 2021 Wall Street Journal ranking

UCI was named number two in the nation by the The Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education 2021 College Rankings, released today. Referred to as “environment” in the methodology, the WSJ/THE rankings measure school environments based on factors including the percentage of Pell Grant recipients — a proxy for students from low-income backgrounds — the racial […]

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UCI Podcast: The future of social justice

Doug Haynes discusses impact of Black Lives Matter, what’s next with the movement and UCI’s Black Thriving Initiative

Jenny Yang, UCI associate professor of chemistry

UCI receives record $529 million in research funding for fiscal 2019-20

20 percent more than last year, the total reflects strong support for campus mission

UCI announces initial plans for reengaging some campus operations

Chancellor Howard Gillman announced May 11 that UCI will begin to share its plans for reengaging certain campus operations, while providing a road map on how courses will be held in the fall quarter. On-site operations will resume at a gradual pace, with some areas ready for in-person attention before others. The phase-in decisions are […]