University of California Riverside


UCR is a prestigious, high-profile, multi-campus, multi-campus, multi-campus program in Riverside, California.

  • A member of the prestigious University of California System
  • International students from more than 65 countries
  • Many Bachelor, Master & PhD programs are prestigious
  • Student life is safe and exciting

Overview of UCR

University of California, Riverside (UCR) is one of the ten institutions of the University of California’s prestigious reputation and one of the highest ranked universities in the world. With a diverse student body, UCR provides international standard education, a prestigious faculty, a conducive academic environment, and a beautiful campus with competitive tuition fees. As a public research university attracting over $ 136 million in annual research funding, the UCR provides exceptional research opportunities for undergraduate students.

Studying the best

Students International students at the UCR can choose from a wide range of  majors and undergraduate programs,  plus English, summer and non-degree programs at the University of California , Riverside Extension Center. The best thing about academics at UCR is the quality of the faculty. 98% of UCR faculty members are PhD scholars and researchers, and this faculty ranks sixth in the United States for the number of prestigious awards (Washington, DC). With a student ratio of 19: 1, students are taught in small classes and are closely associated with faculty. Academic support is available to all students on a variety of initiatives so that every UCR student can successfully complete his degree program.

The UCR global community

UCR global community is a true global village. Over 1700 students from 65 countries choose to study UCR every year. Thanks to the staff and students from all over the world, UCR has consistently ranked high on the diversity of national rankings.

Reasonable Fees

Tuition fees for international students are very competitive compared to private schools and other institutions of the University of California. The cost of living in Riverside is much lower than in surrounding urban areas such as Los Angeles, Orange County and San Diego. Go to the international admissions website to  view the latest international tuition structure.


Riversidie ​​is only 60 miles from Los Angeles and is ranked as the 8th “Great City” in entertainment and diversity. Public buses and trams run in all directions, including short passes to Los Angeles, Hollywood, Disneyland, the winter resort and the famous California beaches.

Life in the UCR

The beautiful 480-acre campus has comfortable accommodation for international students. Security guard, emergency call, and 24-hour escort service provide safe and secure living. With excellent outdoor activities, more than 400 student organizations and leisure centers have swimming pools, a gymnasium and a gymnasium – students have the best years of their lives at the UCR.


UC Riverside is recognized in many national and international charts such as:

  • Washington Monthly (August 2015) ranks UC Riverside second in the United States for high contributions to the people
  • Forbes ranks UC Riverside as fourth in diversity in the top US universities
  • US and World News ranks UC Riverside 13th in the world in animal and plant science (September 2015)
  • Shanghai Jiaotong University’s world academic ranking (August 2015) ranks UC Riverside at the top 150
  • US and World News (September 2016) ranked UC Riverside as 118th overall

UC Riverside was named in the “Best 379 Schools” in the Princeton Review (August 2015).


UCR offers undergraduate programs at four partner institutions.

The School of Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences (CHASS)  has the most famous alumni like Steven Breen, who twice won the Pulitzer Prize and two-time American Billy Collins poet.

The School of Business Administration (SOBA)  trains the largest and most prestigious undergraduate business program in the University of California system. Students will almost certainly have the right job in their careers right after graduation.

The Bourns Technical College (BCOE)  is consistently at the top of US engineering schools in the same scale as the US and World News. 70% of college graduates have jobs within 6 months of graduation.

The School of Natural Sciences and Agriculture (CNAS) teaches  life sciences, physics, mathematics and agriculture programs as well as interdisciplinary research programs.

UC Riverside is one of only a handful of universities in the country to have the Faculty of Public Policy in Higher Education and the only campus of UC to train in public policy.

University studies

UC Riverside is one of the few schools in the United States to provide   special research opportunities for college students. When graduating, more than 50% of students have been involved in research or creative subjects. Opportunities are available in all areas of study. UCR prepares students for the global market, and offers extensive research from depths of two miles beneath the Antarctic-rich ice sheet to the summit of Mt. Everest (Chmielung).

UCR students work with renowned academics on breakthrough research topics such as building devices that can “hear” cancer cells, improve GPS navigation systems to help drive car and make roof clean air. Research in UCR is not limited to science but also covers all areas of study. Students and faculty participate in every stage, from ancient music studies to happy studies and world-wide recognition.

Qualified college students also have the opportunity to practice science to learn how to apply knowledge in class to real-world situations.