Want to see the campus for yourself? Meet our professors and current graduate students? Take a tour of Ring Road? Then you should visit UC Irvine. Here are some tips to get you started on the right track.
We recommend that you identify faculty of interest by searching here. Once you have determined which faculty are the most interesting based on a fit with your research interest, make contact via a friendly introductory email. Don’t forget to become familiar with their research before reaching out, and know a little about the program you are interested in to help create a better dialogue. Ask if you can schedule a meeting, and you are on your way!
Before you arrive, you should also be sure to plan a visit that includes meetings with:
Current graduate students in your discipline
Graduate affairs staff in the department you are interested in