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Oct 05, 2019, 18:22 ET UCI kicks off largest philanthropic campaign in Orange County history

Aiming to bolster scientific research, healthcare, student scholarships and cultural endeavors, the University of California, Irvine has publicly...


Dec 12, 2018, 13:27 ET UCI Health names Chad T. Lefteris chief operating officer

Chad T. Lefteris, an executive with deep experience in integrated and academic health systems, was named chief operating officer for UCI Health, the...


Sep 20, 2018, 10:48 ET New school of thought

If it's been a while since you were in college, the rules are changing: Students may now be required to talk to each other, check their cellphones or ...


Sep 10, 2018, 12:08 ET UCI ranked highest-ever 7th among public universities by U.S. News & World Report

U.S. News & World Report has rated the University of California, Irvine the seventh-best public university in the country in its 2019 Best Colleges...


Aug 13, 2018, 12:51 ET UCI is ranked third among nation's best-value colleges by Money

Acknowledging the University of California, Irvine's stellar blend of accessible, high-quality education and alumni success, Money magazine has...


Jun 21, 2018, 08:00 ET UCI, Beckman Coulter Diagnostics announce strategic collaboration

Beckman Coulter Diagnostics, a global leader in the clinical diagnostics industry, has embarked on a strategic collaboration with the University of...


Jun 06, 2018, 09:00 ET UCI sustainability efforts earn rare STARS platinum rating

Joining an elite club of environmentally outstanding institutions, the University of California, Irvine has become only the fourth campus in the...


Jun 04, 2018, 06:00 ET First-generation students make up half of UCI's class of 2018

More than 7,000 students and their families will attend University of California, Irvine commencement ceremonies between Friday, June 15, and Monday, ...


Apr 23, 2018, 12:44 ET UC's National Center for Free Speech and Civic Engagement selects executive director

A civil rights advocate and scholar with more than a decade of experience advancing free speech as an attorney and instructor has been named the...


Mar 20, 2018, 12:38 ET UCI's graduate programs shine in U.S. News & World Report rankings

The University of California, Irvine's Ph.D. program in criminology, law & society placed third in the nation in U.S. News & World Report's annual...


Feb 08, 2018, 06:00 ET UC's National Center for Free Speech and Civic Engagement selects inaugural class of fellows, expands board

The University of California's National Center for Free Speech and Civic Engagement today announced its inaugural class of 10 fellows, charged with...


Dec 21, 2017, 11:56 ET L. Song Richardson named dean of UCI School of Law

Distinguished legal scholar and teacher L. Song Richardson is the next dean of the University of California, Irvine School of Law, effective Jan. 1,...


Dec 14, 2017, 12:31 ET Sweet 116,000! UCI again breaks undergraduate applications record

A diverse group of 116,192 students, both incoming freshmen and transfers, have applied to the University of California, Irvine for fall 2018 – a...


Nov 15, 2017, 04:00 ET UCI receives unparalleled California modern art trove

An exquisite but long-hidden collection of California art has been given to the University of California, Irvine by the trust of Gerald E. Buck, a...


Sep 18, 2017, 13:21 ET UCI receives $200 million gift to name College of Health Sciences and launch major integrative health initiative

The University of California, Irvine today announced the largest gift in its history: $200 million from Susan and Henry Samueli, longtime campus...


Sep 12, 2017, 12:36 ET UCI is ranked 9th among nation's public universities by U.S. News & World Report

U.S. News & World Report has ranked the University of California, Irvine ninth among public universities nationwide in its 2018 Best Colleges report, ...


Aug 22, 2017, 16:50 ET UCI among Sierra magazine's top 10 'Cool Schools' for eighth straight year

With the announcement today of Sierra magazine's 2017 "Cool Schools" ranking, the University of California, Irvine becomes the only campus to score...


Jul 11, 2017, 08:00 ET UCI Cybersecurity Policy & Research Institute launches initiatives to combat cyber threats

New initiatives from the Cybersecurity Policy & Research Institute at the University of California, Irvine will help combat one of our greatest...


Jun 13, 2013, 07:50 ET Emile Haddad named chairman-elect of UC Irvine Foundation board of trustees

Emile Haddad, president and CEO of FivePoint Communities, has been elected incoming chairman of the board of trustees for the University of...


Oct 12, 2012, 06:00 ET UCI gets $1 million to combat elder abuse in adults with dementia

University of California, Irvine's Program in Geriatrics has received a three-year, $1 million grant from the U.S. Administration on Aging to combat...


Apr 06, 2012, 10:00 ET Dr. Johnny Delashaw Joins UC Irvine as Chair of Neurological Surgery

Dr. Johnny Delashaw, who has earned international acclaim for his expertise in skull base, pituitary and cerebrovascular surgery, has joined UC...


Aug 30, 2010, 09:00 ET Prestigious Grant to Fund UCI Training of Residents in Compassionate Care in Operating Rooms

UC Irvine's Department of Anesthesiology & Perioperative Care has been awarded a Picker Institute/Gold Foundation Challenge Grant to change how...