Office of Admissions and Relations with schools, 204 Administration Bldg, Irvine, CA 92697 949-824-6703
About University of California-Irvine
  • Year of Foundation 1965
  • Size of Campus 1500 Acres
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master, Post Master
  • Calendar Type Quarter
  • Undergraduate Population 19,930
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 53% 47% 2%OUS
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $9,402 In state, $32,281 Out-of-state
  • Room and Board $11,400
  • Nonfall Registration Not Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Most selective
  • Application Fee $60
  • Enrollment No. 22,226
The University of California, Irvine (UCI, UC Irvine, or Irvine) is a public research university located in Irvine, California, in the United States. One of the ten campuses of the University of California (UC) system, UCI is the fifth-largest UC campus, with nearly 28,000 students, 1,100 faculty members and 9,000 staff. UCI was one of three new UC campuses established in the 1960s to accommodate growing enrollments across the UC system. A site was identified in 1959, and in the following next year The Irvine Company sold the University of California 1,000 acres (400 ha) of land for one dollar to establish a new campus. President Lyndon B. Johnson dedicated the campus in 1964.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of students in fraternities 20
  • Percent students who are frat members 8%
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Epsilon Delta, Alpha Kappa Delta, Chi Epsilon, Eta Kappa Nu, Eta Sigma Phi, Golden Key Honor Society, Lambda Alpha Kappa, Omega Chi Epsilon, Omicron Delta Epsilon, Phi Alpha Theta, Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Lambda Upsilon, Pi Gamma Mu, Pi Sigma Alpha, Pi T
  • Number of sororities 20
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Ahmadi Muslim Student Association, Alkalima, Alpha/ G. I. G. S, Ark Makers at UCI, Asian American Christian Fellowship (AACF), Asian Baptist Student Koinonia (ABSK), Asian Baptist Student Koinonia (ABSK) Graduate, Asian Chr
  • Other on-campus organizations 0%
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 9%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Afghan Future Generation (AFG), Afrikan Student Union (ASU), Alyansa Ng Mga Kababayan, American Indian Student Association (AISA), Anteaters For Israel (AFI), Armenian Students Association (ASA), Asian Pacific Student Assoc
  • Setting Urban
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Number of frats 20
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, honor code, hazing prohibited
  • Number of frat chapter houses 4
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Celebrate UCI/Wayzgoose
  • Distance to nearest bus Irvine (8)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Los Angeles (43), Santa Ana (SNA) (4)
  • Distance to nearest train Irvine (8)
Student Housing
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 20%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms N/A
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 3%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 11%
  • Number of students using college housing 34%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined 0%
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system N/A
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (51%), women's dorms (1%), sorority housing (3%), fraternity housing (1%), apartments for married students (2%), apartment for single students (31%), special housing for disabled students (0%), cooperative housing (0%), other housing options (11
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 66%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 155
Campus Services
  • Number Of Subscriptions 26,493
  • Campus Safety late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, student patrols, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, personal, veteran student, academic, psychological, birth control, other
  • Museums Gateway Study Center, Art Galleries, Beall Center
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 600
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 380
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number Of Microforms 2,884,821
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in some classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in some of the college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 14,000
  • Computer Courses No
  • Library Facilities 100%
  • Number of e-books 198,972
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 20,400
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Student Computer Availability Yes
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 2,610,255
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 920
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, women's center, placement service, day care, health service, health insurance
  • OS of Wifi Network N/A
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 92,522
Student Employment and Career
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 8,550
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (Univ. of Southern California, Claremont Colleges, Extension Offi
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 21%
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (Loyola Marymount University, UC Los Angeles, University of South
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Student Employment Federal
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Boeing, Eli Lilly & Company, IBM, Microsoft, Northrop Grumman, Raytheon, Wells Fargo
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 37%
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities City