prison reform

A man and woman looking at a computer laptop screen.

State awards $1.8 million to expand UCI’s in-prison B.A. program

Funding will also support core functions of LIFTED for five years

Jane Page

Play explores UCI’s PrisonPandemic project

‘COVID in Custody’ recounts campus efforts to expose unsafe conditions

UCI Chancellor Howard Gillman and California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation Secretary Kathleen Allison

UCI and CDCR sign MOU to partner on new in-prison bachelor’s degree program

Incarcerated students who meet requirements can earn B.A. in sociology

Keramet Reiter, UCI associate professor of criminology, law & society and director of the Leveraging Inspiring Futures Through Educational Degrees initiative

Higher education means lower recidivism

UCI announces plans to launch first in-prison B.A. completion program in UC system

Nancy Rodriguez, UCI professor of criminology, law & society and principal investigator

$2.7 million gift by Arnold Ventures to UCI funds most comprehensive prison violence study to date

Unique multi-strategy approach will identify evidence-based reduction, prevention policies

Charis Kubrin

Proposition 47 not responsible for recent upticks in crime across California, UCI study says

First systematic data analysis conducted to determine statewide impact