Explore our Dynamic Campus Community
As a member of America’s most prestigious public university system, UC Riverside is one of the most dynamic campuses in the nation. We invite you to explore everything we have to offer — in person or online.
Start your journey with UCR: View our campus map, explore our degree programs, or schedule your campus visit today.
The Riverside Experience
The vibrant city we call home boasts arts, culture, entertainment, family fun, outdoor life, festivals, sports, nightlife, and more – including the top ranked holiday lights display in the United States. You can even explore Riverside’s rich history through a self-guided walking tour of downtownor a guided walking food tour from alumna, Jennifer Kolb with her company Riverside Sites and Bites.
If you want to venture outside our city limits, all of Southern California is within easy reach — by plane or car. Ontario International Airport (ONT) is a quick 20-minute drive from campus.
Great Things to Do and See
Whether you want to hop in your car and see the sights or stay close to home here in Riverside, there are plenty of things to do and see. From the desert to the sea, all of Southern California is within reach. Flying in to visit us? The closest airport to fly into is Ontario (ONT) - only 20 minutes away from the campus.
Our location puts us within an easy drive of:
Less than an hour away!
|Auto Club Speedway (Fontana)||17||23|
|Victoria Gardens (shopping and cinemas)||18||25|
|Hyundai Pavilion (Devore)||24||27|
|Angels' Stadium (baseball)||36||36|
|Snow Valley Mountain Resort||40||45|
|Knott's Berry Farm (Orange County)||41||43|
|Newport Beach (Orange County)||47||50|
|Huntington Beach (Surf City USA)||51||56|
|Staples Center (Los Angeles)||56||60|
|Dodger Stadium (Los Angeles)||56||60|
Printable Campus Map
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Information on where to park and how to purchase a permit.
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