UC Irvine’s students, faculty and staff reach beyond the classrooms and laboratories to address social issues and improve the human condition. A major intellectual and cultural center, UC Irvine engages the community through many public activities and events.
Each year, the Claire Trevor School of the Arts offers more than 200 student performances and exhibitions; brings hundreds of Orange County K-12 students through our classes and facilities; and partners with numerous local arts, cultural, educational and civic organizations.
In NCAA Division I competition, UC Irvine sponsors 18 intercollegiate athletic teams: nine men’s teams and nine women’s teams. The Anteaters have won 27 national team championships in nine different sports since 1969 and have had 63 individual national champions.
There’s always something interesting going on at UC Irvine. Enlightening classes, engaging public lectures, captivating performances and exciting athletic events take place nearly year-round.
Student Center and Event Services provides the campus community and its guests with a variety of services and venues for social, recreational, cultural and educational pursuits.
UC Irvine academic preparation programs touch the lives of tens of thousands of K-12 students in California each year, and many serve as national models.
HospitalOrange County’s only university hospital and Level I trauma center, UC Irvine Medical Center has been ranked among the nation’s best hospitals by U.S. News & World Report for 12 consecutive years.
UC Irvine Health provides the highest quality healthcare to Orange County and surrounding communities through its world-class physicians, surgeons and clinical staff.