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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.
UCI Researchers Are Predicting the Future with Glaciology
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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
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