University of California, Irvine (UCI) is recognized globally for excellence in academics and research. We believe in nurturing the innate and varied talents of students who are infinitely curious, think courageously, and see things differently. Our students are supported in the achievement of their education and life-preparation goals by world-class faculty and staff.
We are located in the city of Irvine, a major technology and business hub with diverse communities and highly educated residents. Irvine is consistently ranked among the safest cities in the nation. Our campus offers easy access to cultural activities, surfing and sailing, hundreds of miles of biking and hiking trails, desert camping, and mountain resorts for snowboarding and skiing.