Honors & awards

LGBTQ health image

UC hospitals named leaders in LGBTQ health care equality

Four UC medical centers honored by Human Rights Campaign Foundation for equitable medical care.

Grad School rankings

UC graduate schools ranked highly by U.S. News

In each discipline, all or nearly all UC programs were among the best in the nation.

UC Peace Corps

Serving the public good

UC campuses roam across the annual Peace Corps rankings.

Katherine Mackey Sloan

UC faculty win 2017 Sloan Research Fellowships

‘Rising stars’ from eight campuses receive Sloan Foundation awards.

UC Davis civil and environmental engineering professor Deb Niemeier is among 11 UC researchers elected to the National Academy of Engineering.

11 UC researchers elected to National Academy of Engineering

Election is among the highest honors in the engineering profession.

Ala Qattawi UC Merced

First female auto engineering Ph.D. named emerging scholar

UC Merced pioneer recognized for her work in engineering education and mentorship.

Pre-Health Dreamers

Meet the UC honorees of Forbes’ 30 Under 30 list

Young alums with ties to nearly every campus earn recognition for their innovations.

UC Merced

A standout among standouts

UC lauded as the only university among Top 100 Global Innovators.

UC Santa Cruz Rachel Carson

A year of risks and rewards

Scientific advancements, student achievements and a new 'collision space' cap off a remarkable 2016.


11 innovative UC researchers elected to National Academy of Inventors

New fellows from seven campuses bring UC's total membership to 51.