Susan and Henry Samueli, longtime supporters of UCI. Courtesy of the Samueli Foundation

Transformative $30 Million Gift Accelerates Cross-Disciplinary Research

A transformative $30 million gift from the Samueli Foundation will help fund a state-of-the-art convergent science building at UCI. The generosity of Susan and Henry Samueli will help fuel multidisciplinary research and innovation.

“This vital project demonstrates the enduring power of partnerships,” said Chancellor Howard Gillman. “We are so thankful to have generous partners in Susan and Henry Samueli, who share UCI’s and California’s vision of a space that will facilitate transformative innovations in health, the environment and other boundary-breaking grand challenges. Combining their commitment with public support ensures that UCI will expand its interdisciplinary science, educate more students, and find solutions to complex global and regional problems.”

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