UC Riverside



University Research Park


University Research Park

Partners in Progress
Two miles from campus, nestled at the base of Box Springs Mountain, sits a hub of scientific and technological businesses developed through a partnership between UC Riverside, the County of Riverside and the City of Riverside.

University Research Park

University Research Park is a 56-acre campus-style setting specifically designed for research and development and technology-based manufacturing businesses. The businesses at University Research Park are dynamic contributors to Riverside and Inland Southern California.

UC Riverside collaborated with the city and county to support and attract technology companies to the area. The result is a multitude of thriving businesses in proximity to Inland Southern California’s most distinguished research center. Their fields include:

  • Biotechnology
  • Information technology
  • Environmental sciences
  • Engineering/material sciences

The park is located in the county’s Highgrove Redevelopment Project Area. The City of Riverside and the state offer a variety of financial incentives that businesses locating or expanding in this area might qualify for.

Among other advantages:

  • Easy freeway access
  • Affordable city-owned utilities
  • A fiber optic backbone served by Charter Communications
  • A high-tech support network

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