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.
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.
Highlander Day — virtual style
Undergraduate Admissions has shifted to an online, weeklong program for prospective, admitted, and transfer students.
First-gen virtual chats now offered twice a week
Students looking for assistance and resources can connect through Zoom chats every Tuesday and Thursday.
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...
UC report: UCR sends largest number of acceptance letters to California freshmen within UC system
The campus also issued the most welcome letters to African American, first-generation, low-income, and a percentage of community college transfers.
UCR marks 20 years of Spanish-language orientations
More than 100 parents are scheduled to attend the July 19 session.
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.