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The University of California, Irvine is an entrepreneurial, innovative and rapidly emerging top research university. As a young and dynamic campus we foster the most promising graduate students and prepare them as future leaders. We are looking for students, like you who are passionate about learning and making a global impact. We invite you to join the UC Irvine GradEater community.
GRADUATE RESOURCE CENTER
Our Graduate Resource Center (GRC) is one of the first such centers in the country, offering a wide variety of personal and professional development opportunities including:
- Writing Support
- Career Planning
- One-on-one advising
FELLOWSHIPS & AWARDS
We understand that funding an education is important to you, and UC Irvine is committed to supporting your graduate student success. There are two main types of fellowship support, internal (offered by UC Irvine Graduate Division or an academic department) and extramural (offered by an external organization or agency for study at UC Irvine). UC Irvine offers many resources to support your funding goals.
Did you know that many employers make the decision about whether to hire an applicant in less than a minute? The Graduate Resource Center offers a variety of communications courses designed to transform your presentation and interview skills and take your research to the next level.
Changing the Way Cancer is Treated
Dominique Ingato, a truly creative thinker and graduate student in the Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science Ph.D. program, is contributing to advances in nanotechnology at UCI that may significantly change the way cancer is treated.
Better batteries through chemistry
UCI researchers have invented a nanowire-based electrode that can be recharged hundreds of thousands of times, moving us closer to a battery that would never require replacement. The breakthrough work could lead to commercial batteries with greatly lengthened lifespans for computers, smartphones, appliances, cars and spacecraft.Read More
Graduate Division Counselor Offers Zen-like Experiences to Students
When he’s not running the distance, teaching yoga, or fighting in Jiu-Jitsu and MMA matches, Phong Luong, Psy.D., lends support to graduate students who find themselves at a road bump.Read More
Graduate Scholar is Poised to Revolutionize the Future of Dams and Levees as We know it
From sailing to cooking, meditating, running, and developing an Italian news website, Riccardo Cappa seems to be a “Jack of all trades.” The Italian-born, UC Irvine graduate student lives by the motto: “Healthy mind in a healthy body,” and seems to be balancing work and life beautifully.Read More
Cathery Yeh’s Academic Journey is a Family Affair
Cathery Yeh is a mother of two young children, a researcher, and teacher. She has ten years of teaching experience under her belt and continues to challenge herself by pursuing her doctoral degree in the School of Education. Her research focuses on teaching, learning, teacher education, and culturally responsive schooling.Read More
UCI opens doctoral programs to hundreds more students
Doctoral students are the glue of American campuses. They teach classes, grade papers and oversee teams of undergraduates doing faculty research while pursuing their own intellectually exacting work.Read More
UCI Graduate Students find that microcins help block illness-causing bacteria in inflamed intestines
Proteins secreted by beneficial gut microbes shown to inhibit salmonella, invasive E. coli.Read More
UCI Alum First Latino to Lead CA Community Colleges
Eloy Ortiz Oakley, a nationally recognized leader in public education who heads the Long Beach Community College District, was named Monday as the new chancellor of California’s community college system.Read More
50 Best Graduate Schools in America for 2016
The youngest member of the Association of American Universities, the University of California, Irvine works with experts from around the world to provide its graduate students with the best possible education. Faculty members actively work to improve the quality of their programs, and they add new degree programs each year.Read More