New Vice Provost & Dean of Undergraduate Education named
Louie Rodríguez has been named UC Riverside’s next vice provost and dean of undergraduate education (VPDUE), effective April 1.
UCR has money to help students re-enroll
More than $188,000 in HEERF funds are available for students who stopped coming to UCR during the 2020-21 school year for COVID-19 related reasons.
Commencement 2022 to be in person and on campus
UC Riverside’s class of 2022 will celebrate the milestone of receiving their bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees in person and on campus. In early June, the campus will finally welcome graduating Highlanders to the commencement stage, where their friends, families, and fans can cheer them on as they cross the...
Science communication competition — it’s on!
Graduate and undergraduate students in STEM fields are encouraged to participate in this inaugural multimedia event.
Mentoring by text message
UCR’s Campus Collective has more than 2,000 mentees in four months.
Education school launches athletic leadership minor
New undergraduate program is a first for the University of California system
COVID-19: Some faculty-student teams figured out how to continue their research
In the midst of the pandemic, faculty mentored research projects are being supported through CAMP.
UCR recognized as a First-gen Forward Institution
The University of California, Riverside, has been selected to join a group of universities looking to advance educational opportunities for first-generation college students. On Monday, March 2, the National Association of Student Personnel Administrators, known as NASPA, announced UCR will join its 2020-21 First-gen Forward cohort, an honor that earned...
UCR marks 20 years of Spanish-language orientations
More than 100 parents are scheduled to attend the July 19 session.
Student Shoutout: From summer memories to favorite classes
Temperatures are rising and UCR students are dreaming of vacations.
Three students receive Barry M. Goldwater Scholarships
Another seven students also received prestigious honors.
Grads and jobs: It pays to stay local
A UCR report finds more than 80% of graduates start their careers in California.
UC Riverside enrolls second-highest rate of first-generation freshmen in UC system
A systemwide initiative was launched in 2016 to increase support for these students.
Networking in life and business
This Nigeria native came to UC Riverside ready to make friends and learn about finance.
Pushing back against poverty
Mark Sebarrotin said UCR was his shot at the California dream; now, he wants to help others achieve their dream, too.
A ‘pivotal time in their lives’
Nearly 6,000 students are eligible to graduate this year, with ceremonies running from May 31- June 17.
From juvenile detention to college graduation
A felony conviction gave Ramón Leija the determination to turn his life around.