In the News


  • Student next to questions graphic in a screenshot

    How to answer UC's Personal Insight Questions

    About to start the Personal Insight Questions for the UC undergraduate application? Here are some helpful tips on what the questions are about and what they cover.

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    Help keep the University of California affordable

    Today's students deserve the same great UC education as previous generations. Let's grow California together.

  • holding a seedling at UCR Community Gardens

    Explore UC Riverside's Community Gardens

    The UCR Community Gardens provide a space to educate, engage, inspire and feed the campus and local community.
  • UC Riverside campus

    UC Riverside: a university on the move

    Growth — in faculty, students and scope — lies ahead, says Chancellor Kim Wilcox.
  • Morrill Act: honoring our land grant history

    UC Office of the President

    150 years ago, legislation spawned the University of California; its principles are still at work.
  • UCLA’s Aimée Dorr to serve as provost for UC system

    UC Office of the President

    Aimée Dorr, veteran dean of UCLA's Graduate School of Education & Information Studies, was named the next University of California provost and executive vice president for Academic Affairs.
  • UC Berkeley steps up to the plastic-waste challenge

    UC Berkeley

    Stepping up to the global challenge of trying to keep plastic waste from clogging waterways, coastlines and landfills, UC Berkeley is the first university in the world to embrace the Plastic Disclosure Project.


Press Releases

  • UC statement on 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals decision on DACA

    The University of California applauds today’s decision by the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals that keeps in place the injunction preventing the Department of Homeland Security from ending the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program.

  • Advisory committee named for UC Santa Cruz chancellor search

    University of California President Janet Napolitano today (Oct. 26) announced the formation of an advisory committee of university faculty, staff, students, alumni and foundation representatives to help in the international search for a new chancellor to lead UC Santa Cruz. Board of Regents Chair George Kieffer also appointed five regents to serve on the committee.

  • UC Health statement on U.S. Department of Homeland Security proposed rule on public charge

    UC Health Executive Vice President John D. Stobo, M.D., issued the following statement today in response to the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's (DHS) proposed rule to expand the definition of “public charge.”

  • UC reaches multi-year contract with California Nurses Association

    The University of California and the California Nurses Association (CNA) have reached agreement on a four-year contract that recognizes the integral role nurses play in delivering excellent patient care across UC’s five world-renowned medical centers, UC announced today (Oct. 1).