Power of Public

UC San Diego students volunteering for Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service.

UC tops Washington Monthly rankings

All nine undergraduate campuses named among the best in serving the public interest.

Exoskeleton UC Berkeley startup

The rise of UC's startup culture

New Bay Area Council report highlights UC's mammoth economic contribution to the state of California.

UC Davis Mariah Watson

A pathbreaker with a passion to lead

UC Davis' first black female student body president advocates for minority issues while uniting students around shared concerns.

U.S. News ranks 9 UC campuses among best in the world

UC Berkeley and UCLA make top 10 in magazine's new global university rankings that emphasize research prowess.

UC takes sustainability to the next level

UC pledges to be carbon neutral by 2025, an ambitious undertaking that no other research university has achieved.
Janet Napolitano and community college officials

Napolitano, community college leaders discuss ways to boost transfers

Officials identify steps that would bring transfer students to UC from a broader range of schools around the state.
UC San Diego's Geisel Library at night

UC tops Washington Monthly campus rankings

UC San Diego ranks first for the fifth consecutive year, and UC campuses take four of top 5 spots in assessment of how universities serve public interest.

UC Nobel winners exemplify power of a public education

Discoveries and contributions from 60 UC laureates underscore the value of investing in basic research.
woman at computer

Expanding access to specialty care

Electronic consultation program between primary care physicians and specialists aims to reduce unnecessary in-person appointments, improve patient outcomes and lower costs.
Amy Sitapati and patient

Providing a medical home for HIV patients

At UC San Diego Health System, a multidisciplinary approach to HIV care management is improving outcomes for patients. This approach could be a model for chronic care management for others.