COVID-19 information, guidance, and resources. Information about campus return and fall quarter planning. Additional health guidance available on the CDC's COVID-19 site

Rankings Banner

UC Riverside is No. 1

UC Riverside is No. 1

U.S. News ranks UCR best for social mobility again
WD1856b, a jupiter-sized planet orbiting a white dwarf star
Newly discovered planet survived the death of its star
Astronomers report what may be the first example of an intact planet closely orbiting a white dwarf
Read More »aboutNewly discovered planet survived the death of its star
A view of campus with the bell tower on the horizon
Living the Promise campaign hits $300 million goal
UC Riverside surpassed its $300 million goal on Sept. 10 for its first comprehensive fundraising campaign, “Living the Promise: The Campaign for UC Riverside.” Although the overall dollar goal has been reached, the campaign isn’t yet over. The effort, which was publicly launched on October 15, 2016, will close on Dec. 31, 2020, and university fundraisers hope to encourage greater participation from UCR alumni and friends, particularly in support of students.
Read More »aboutLiving the Promise campaign hits $300 million goal
No. 1
Hispanic enrollment among selective universities, Urban Institute
No. 34
Public University, U.S. News

Featured Video

UC Riverside from the Air

UC Riverside is captured via drone footage in a stunning new aerial campus tour. Catch a glimpse of the vibrant life and landscape at America's fastest rising university.

living the promise

Gifts to UC Riverside enrich our ability to shape the lives of future generations of leaders and provide a robust teaching and learning experience. We are Living the Promise – join us!