Top 10 Reasons
to Choose UCI

1 For the second consecutive year, UC Irvine ranked 1st in the US among young universities  

UCI is 3rd in Sierra Club ranking of Sustainable Colleges UCI Graduate Housing Project Earns 5 LEED Platinum Certificates

Academics

UC Irvine offers a broad range of discipline-based and interdisciplinary master’s, professional and doctoral Degree Programs. Our faculty work to continually enhance the quality and number of our graduate programs, and new degree programs are added each year.

We invite you to explore this area for information on academics, including mentoring, academic program development and academic policies. We’ve also prepared timelines to help you better understand the academic expectations for students pursuing an advanced degree at UC Irvine.

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"Aside from being located in a lovely Mediterranean climate zone, a major advantage of UCI is access to exciting new research areas due to our extensive recruitment of new faculty in recent years. These hirings have had a catalytic effect on other faculty by forming collaborations and sparking innovative new research directions."

 

Martha Mecartney
Professor, Chemical Engineering and Materials Science
The Henry Samueli School of Engineering