No doubt about it: Peter the Anteater is the face of UCI. And what a face it is! Over the years, the mascot’s had multiple makeovers, moving from cuddly oversize fur ball to the tough, buff anteater with biceps he is today.
- Peter, the Anteater - History of the Mascot (Zot!) on UC Irvine Office of Admissions and Relations with Schools
- The Anteater Mascot on Anteater Chronicles (maintained by UC Irvine Libraries)