• Mascot: Peter the Anteater
• Top 10 Public University by U.S. News & World Report and Forbes
• 28 National titles in nine sports
• 200,000+ alumni
• 37,000+ Students
• 87 bachelor’s, 84 master’s, 53 doctorates
• Top 10 public university for upward social mobility by U.S. News & World Report
• Top 10 “Cool School” for sustainability for 12 consecutive years by Sierra magazine
• $7 billion annual economic impact in Orange County
University of California, Irvine, was founded in 1965 with the goal of improving people’s lives through cutting-edge research. Today, the university relies on the inexorable spirit of faculty, staff, and students who have arrived on campus with the dream of generating new ideas. The University of California, Irvine ranks seventh in the ranking of public universities in the United States, according to the News & World Report, and is one of 62 prestigious universities in the United States and Canada elected as members of the prestigious Association of American Universities. Forbes ranked the University of California, Irvine, as the No. 3 college with the best overall performance and No. 1 among public universities in 2019, based on the ratio of tuition, quality of school and earnings after graduation. More than 29,700 undergraduate students study at the university, who have the opportunity to choose a program for study from 82 specialties and 75 auxiliary disciplines. The university’s mascot is an anteater. University professors are among the most influential and brilliant leaders in the world. The professors and researchers include Nobel laureates (two in chemistry and one in physics), laureates of the National Medal of Science, as well as members of the most prestigious scientific and professional organizations. The university has more than 180,000 graduates in the United States and abroad. The university campus was designed to give preference to wide open spaces for free movement, where almost all schools are located in a circle around a large central park.
University of California, Irvine is one of the top 40 universities in the United States. The university is in the 5% of the best universities in the international ranking. The university is known for the high quality of education in the following areas: “Art and Humanities”, “Engineering and Technology”, “Life Sciences and Medicine”, “Natural Sciences”, “Social Sciences and Management”, “Mathematics”, “Physics” , “Chemistry”, “Computer Science”, “Economics and Business”. In terms of the quality of education, the university occupies a leading position and is on the 200th line in the world ranking. Given that the university enjoys an impeccable reputation among employers, its graduates should not have problems with employment after graduation.
Get more information about UC Irvine at: www.uci.edu