Retaliation comes naturally to children, while positive reciprocity must be learned, says UCI cognitive scientist
Rethinking how and why we eat
UCI epidemiologist helps eliminate the disease in global hot spots by breaking down barriers to healthcare
Perception of high status is linked to easier transition to adulthood, UCI-led study finds
New network aims to share strategies, accelerate knowledge
UCI glaciologists play key roles on international assessment team
Founded in 1965, UCI is the youngest member of the prestigious Association of American Universities. The campus has produced three Nobel laureates and is known for its academic achievement, premier research, innovation and anteater mascot. Led by Chancellor Howard Gillman, UCI has more than 36,000 students and offers 222 degree programs. It’s located in one of the world’s safest and most economically vibrant communities and is Orange County’s second-largest employer, contributing $5 billion annually to the local economy.
UCI is a center for quality education that fosters passionate, enthusiastic and ongoing expansion of knowledge and approaches to scholarship.
UCI is improving lives through the investigation, discovery and dissemination of knowledge in numerous forms to all levels of society.
UCI students, faculty and staff reach beyond the classrooms and laboratories to address social issues and improve the human condition.
UCI combines the strengths of a major research university with the bounty of an incomparable Southern California location.
Visit the Campus Maps page for the best way to reach UCI and locate intended campus destinations, as well as nearby parking options.
The Visitor Center welcomes prospective students and their parents, alumni and all visitors who want to know more about the university.
Transportation & Distribution Services offers information on parking rates and timely updates on sustainable commuting options.
There’s always something interesting going on at UCI. Enlightening classes, engaging public lectures, captivating performances and exciting athletic events take place year-round.
Bren Events Center
Newport Beach Public Library
Claire Trevor School of the Arts is UCI's center for innovative, creative engagement in art in all of its facets: production, critique, appreciation and development.
Our mission is to facilitate and enrich the education and personal growth of students through their participation in competitive NCAA Division I athletics.
UCI Beall Applied Innovation brings campus-based discoveries together with Southern California’s vibrant business community to support job creation, economic growth and foster a world-class entrepreneurial ecosystem.
All UCI students, regardless of major, should have serious and meaningful exposure to the creative arts. In addition, we seek to strengthen the connections between UCI and our regional arts and culture centers and institutions.
UCI Health provides the highest quality healthcare to Orange County and surrounding communities through its world-class physicians, surgeons and clinical staff.
Delivering world-class healthcare – and hope
Homecoming is a UCI tradition that offers a variety of activities and special events, from the festival in Aldrich Park and Reunions to Anteater Family Weekend and the men's basketball game — there’s something for everyone. Register today and join us on February 29!
UCI launched its $2 billion Brilliant Future campaign. The campaign seeks to spur groundbreaking discoveries and transform the campus while increasing engagement with UCI’s vibrant alumni community.
UCI is a great place to work. Start your job search here.
Learn simple steps to be better prepared for an emergency – at work and at home.
Resources for students, parents and faculty members.