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University of California, Riverside

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UC President Napolitano Celebrated the Launch of FOM|UCPath at UC Riverside

FOM|UCPath kept 135 people working over the winter break. The team identified and resolved 1,290 issues, and reviewed more than 1.4 million data elements.

April 11, 2018

UC President Janet Napolitano visited UC Riverside to personally meet and congratulate the teams that led the charge in overhauling and implementing FOM|UCPath. UCR

Who Says?

California stands as a testament to the value of investing in higher education. Our forebears believed that public support of post-secondary education would pay dividends far into the future. We now have ample evidence to validate that belief, and we cannot afford to abandon such opportunities for future generations.

Chancellor Kim A. Wilcox in an op-ed about how the University of California set the gold standard for college affordability.

Washington Monthly

You may not know that, in the past week alone, UC Riverside news and research has been in national outlets including Astronomy Magazine and Newsweek. Every day, University Communications sends an email spotlighting UCR media placements. If you’d like to subscribe to this daily email, please email and ask to be added to the subscription list.

Organizational Excellence

Systemwide Employee Survey Results Revealed at Forum Systemwide Employee Survey Results Revealed at Forum

Did You Know?

This Weekend: Environmental Film Festival, UCR Palm Desert

Free festival will feature hard-hitting short films that explore the environmental consequences of current global politics.

Awards & Honors

UCR Creative Writing Assistant Professor Wins 2018 UNT Rilke Prize

Allison Benis White recognized for her third poetry collection, “Please Bury Me in This,” which was published in March 2017.

Research & Scholarship

School of Medicine Joins Multiple Sclerosis State Action Day 

UCR visits California State Capitol, and Washington, D.C. in April.


The University of California, Riverside ( is a doctoral research university, a living laboratory for groundbreaking exploration of issues critical to Inland Southern California, the state and communities around the world. Reflecting California's diverse culture, UCR's enrollment is now nearly 23,000 students. The campus opened a medical school in 2013 and has reached the heart of the Coachella Valley by way of the UCR Palm Desert Center. The campus has an annual statewide economic impact of more than $1 billion.