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DACA students UC declarations

Aspirations on hold, UC students await court ruling on DACA

Scholars blazing trails in fields from law to science find their dreams may no longer be within reach.

obese man UC Riverside

Understudied racial minority groups show alarmingly high rates of obesity and diabetes

A new study highlights major health problems affecting historically ignored racial groups.

Femtech UC Berkeley

UC Berkeley’s first campuswide tech club for women

Student-powered FEMTech runs workshops, provides tutoring, even builds robots — all to make women feel at home in STEM.

Gary May UC Davis DACA

Chancellor May backs Dream Act

Campus leader visits DC to advocate on behalf of undocumented students.

Get Out UCLA

‘Get Out’-inspired class gets students to dig into portrayals of race and fear

Jordan Peele stops by lecturer Tananarive Due's course on how depictions of blackness have shaped real-life prejudice.

Deer Valley High School UC

UC leaders deliver a message of access to California students and schools

UC leaders are bringing a preview of the college experience to underrepresented high schools across the state.

Violet Salazar UCLA

First-generation college students get a place of their own at UCLA

The First To Go community provides support for students new to the college world.

UC Davis Carolyn Thomas

UC first-generation faculty to students: You’ve got this and we’re here to help

Mentorship program connects students who are the first in the family to college with faculty who have walked in their shoes.

UC Merced enrollment

Record-breaking class pushes UC Merced enrollment near 8,000

The young campus is now the fastest-growing university in the nation.

UC Berkeley undoc and unafraid rally

Undocumented programs offer students a lifeline in an uncertain era

Support services established across all UC campuses are offering critical resources.

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