Honors & awards

UC Santa Cruz Julie Snyder

Julie Snyder: Serially great journalism

The UC Santa Cruz alumna talks her hit podcast 'Serial' and getting her start on college radio.

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.

Alison Brysk UC Santa Barbara

A guardian of global rights

The International Studies Association recognizes professor Alison Brysk’s accomplishments as a scholar and mentor.

UC San Diego ranking

UC schools rate among top universities globally

Nine campuses rank among the best internationally; three are in the top 20.

UC hospitals rank among best in nation

U.S. News ranks all five UC medical centers among nation's best, two in top 10.


University of California appoints Smoke- and Tobacco-Free Student Fellows

Inaugural class of four will lead grant-supported tobacco research and cessation projects over the next year.

CWUR Money UC rankings

UC ranks highly in global excellence, value in new rankings

Campuses earn top marks in two recently released college rating lists.

UC Davis Innovator Award

Engineers, painter first recipients of innovation awards

Awards reflect UC Davis' growing importance as a promoter of innovation.

UC Santa Cruz game winners

UC Santa Cruz team wins game design competition at E3

Winning entry focuses on promoting positive social connection for people age 50 and older.

UC children's hospitals rank among nation's best

The system's three pediatric hospitals, and two affiliated with UC, earn high marks from U.S. News.