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University of California Irvine

UCI students are curious. The tinkerers, the dreamers, and the courageous of thought. They are inspiring, motivated, and care about the world around them. A top 10 public university, UCI offers more than 80 undergraduate degree programs and excels in all things STEAM and beyond. Our campus will impress with its park-like southern California setting, and year-round 73 degree and sunny weather. We are within 10 minutes of the beach, one-third of all fortune 500 companies, and one of the safest cities in the U.S.

And, did we mention that we are the Anteaters?!? Best. Mascot. Ever.
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Bachelor's Programmes
IT
Duration of study 4 years
Tuition fee $ 45,500/academic year for 2021-2022

  • Informatics, B.S.
  • Data Science, B.S.
  • Computer Science, B.S.
  • Software Engineering, B.S.
  • Computer Engineering, B.S.
  • Game Design and Interactive Media, B.S.
  • Computer Science and Engineering, B.S.
Engineering
Duration of study 4 years
Tuition fee $ 45,500/academic year for 2021-2022

  • Urban Studies, B.A.
  • Electrical Engineering, B.S.
  • Aerospace Engineering, B.S.
  • Mechanical Engineering, B.S.
  • Environmental Engineering, B.S.
  • Materials Science and Engineering, B.S.
Social studies
Duration of study 4 years
Tuition fee $ 45,500/academic year for 2021-2022

  • Sociology, B.A.
  • Social Ecology, B.A.
  • Global Cultures, B.A.
  • Psychology, B.A./B.S.
  • German Studies, B.A.
  • Political Science, B.A.
  • Chinese Studies, B.A.
  • European Studies, B.A.
  • Cognitive Sciences, B.S.
  • East Asian Cultures, B.A.
  • International Studies, B.A.
  • Psychological Science, B.A.
  • Chicano/Latino Studies, B.A.
  • Asian American Studies, B.A.
  • Public Health Policy, B.A./B.S.
  • African American Studies, B.A.
  • Global Middle East Studies, B.A.
  • Criminology, Law and Society, B.A.
  • Gender and Sexuality Studies, B.A.
  • Social Policy and Public Service, B.A.
Arts
Duration of study 4 years
Tuition fee $ 45,500/academic year for 2021-2022

  • Art, B.A.
  • Music, B.A.
  • Dance, B.A.
  • Drama, B.A.
  • French, B.A.
  • English, B.A.
  • History, B.A.
  • Spanish, B.A.
  • Classics, B.A.
  • Art History, B.A.
  • Philosophy, B.A.
  • Nursing Science, B.S.
  • Religious Studies, B.A.
  • Exercise Sciences, B.S.
  • Language Science, B.A.
  • Literary Journalism, B.A.
  • Education Sciences, B.A.
  • Comparative Literature, B.A.
  • Film and Media Studies, B.A.
  • Korean Literature and Culture, B.A.
  • Japanese Language and Literature, B.A.
Languages and culture
Duration of study 4 years
Tuition fee $ 45,500/academic year for 2021-2022

  • French, B.A.
  • English, B.A.
  • Spanish, B.A.
  • Language Science, B.A.
  • Korean Literature and Culture, B.A.
  • Japanese Language and Literature, B.A
Business and Economics
Duration of study 4 years
Tuition fee $ 45,500/academic year for 2021-2022

  • Economics, B.A.
  • Business Economics, B.A.
  • Quantitative Economics, B.A.
  • Business Administration, B.A.
  • Business Information Management, B.S
Natural Sciences
Duration of study 4 years
Tuition fee $ 45,500/academic year for 2021-2022

  • Physics, B.S.
  • Genetics, B.S.
  • Chemistry, B.S.
  • Neurobiology, B.S.
  • Mathematics, B.S.
  • Anthropology, B.A.
  • Applied Physics, B.S.
  • Biology/Education, B.S.
  • Biological Sciences, B.S.
  • Chemical Engineering, B.S.
  • Earth System Science, B.S.
  • Biomedical Engineering, B.S.
  • Pharmaceutical Sciences, B.S.
  • Microbiology and Immunology, B.S.
  • Developmental and Cell Biology, B.S.
  • Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, B.S.
  • Environmental Science and Policy, B.A.
  • Biomedical Engineering: Premedical, B.S.
  • Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, B.S.
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Admission procedure
1
Online registration
Create your UC Application, which opens August 1, for Fall enrollment. The minimum GPA is 3.4 for nonresident/international applicants. UCI no longer uses SAT/ACT test scores in the admission nor selection process.

2
Submission of documents
Submit responses to the Personal Insight Questions on the UC Application.
3
TOEFL - test
Self-report on the application your TOEFL score of 80iBT or IELTS of 6.5 is required if you've completed all or some high school or secondary school at an institution where English was not the language of instruction.
4
Deadline
The application deadline is November 30 prior to the fall enrollment term.
5
Decision
Receive admissions decisions in March. Admissions to UCI Undergraduate programs is highly selective. Meeting the minimum admissions requirements does not guarantee admission to UCI.
6
Admission
Submit your Statement of Intent to Register by May 1 if you were offered admissions to UCI.
Why University of California Irvine?
Top tier research university: UCI is ranked among nation's top 10 public universities for seventh year in a row by U.S. News & World Report. U.S. News also puts campus at No. 2 for social mobility for second consecutive year.
Curriculums taught by Industry Leaders: Three UCI researchers have won Nobel Prizes: F. Sherwood Rowland and Irwin Rose in chemistry, and Frederick Reines in physics.
Safest City in the U.S.: For 16 straight years, Irvine has been named the safest city of its size in the U.S., based on FBI Uniform Crime Reporting.
Leading Campus in Sustainability: UCI is No. 2 in Sierra magazine's 2021 'Cool Schools' ranking of sustainability leaders. Campus has been in top 10 for unmatched 12 straight years, with 4 first-place finishes.
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