The parts of UC


Nine UC campuses offer undergraduate and graduate education; one (UCSF) is graduate/professional only. Other educational centers reach across California and beyond.

Medical centers

UC’s medical centers provide broad access to top-ranked specialized care, support clinical teaching programs, and develop new therapies. For news about UC breakthroughs and health initiatives, visit UC Health.

National labs

UC has been involved in managing three national labs for the U.S. Department of Energy since 1943.

Agriculture and Natural Resources

UC’s statewide network of researchers and educators is focused on delivering science-based solutions for priority problems in California agriculture, natural resources and human development.

Professional development

UC’s continuing education programs support thousands of Californians in reaching their professional goals.

For educators

For the legal profession:

For the medical profession:

For everyone

Academic publishing and broadcasting

UC helps academics access new avenues to publish their discoveries and share them with the broadest audience possible.