low income

Negative experiences at dentist much more common for low-income, nonwhite children

Findings of UCI study suggest that providers, staff play role in oral healthcare use

Helping others like herself

First-gen alumna gives back to UCI program pivotal to her success

SAGE advice

UCI program helps low-income, high-potential undergraduates achieve their dreams

UCI stands out for serving poor students

All UCs recognized for upward mobility success in new report

Forbes ranks UCI 4th in nation for ‘best value’

Survey also praises campus for second-best upward mobility rate

UCI ranked #12 on national 2017 Social Mobility Index

UCI has been named  the 12th best social mobility school in the country in the the CollegeNET Inc. 2017 Social Mobility Index. The awards are given in recognition of the academic support programs that help first generation and low income students obtain college degrees and good paying jobs. “We remain dedicated to the success and […]

UCI joins alliance to expand opportunities for low-income students

American Talent Initiative aims to educate 50,000 of them at colleges with best graduation rates by 2025

Forbes ranks UCI 8th in nation for ‘best value’

Survey analyzed school quality, job earnings and student debt

UCI to host over 8,000 graduates in four-day commencement schedule

First-generation students make up nearly 50 percent of the class of 2016

Anteater Academy graduates

Turning potential into opportunity

Anteater Academy at once-underperforming Santa Ana high school graduates first cohort of college-bound teens. The program is an example of UCI’s outreach to underrepresented students that placed it at the top of The New York Times’ College Access Index of schools that do the most for low-income students. Thirteen recent graduates of the school will attend UCI in the fall.