University Of California Irvine

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Irvine, CA

University Website:  www.uci.edu/
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The University of California, Irvine (UCI, UC Irvine, or Irvine) is a public research university located in Irvine, California, in the United States. One of the ten campuses of the University of California (UC) system, UCI is the fifth-largest UC campus, with over 28,000 students, 1,100 faculty members and 9,000 staff.

UCI was one of three new UC campuses established in the 1960s to accommodate growing enrollments across the UC system. A site in Orange County was identified in 1959, and in the following next year The Irvine Company sold the University of California 1,000 acres (400 ha) of land for one dollar to establish the new campus. President Lyndon B. Johnson dedicated the campus in 1964.

UC Irvine offers 80 undergraduate degrees and 98 graduate and professional degrees. The university is designated as having very high research activity in the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education, and in 2009 had $325.49 million in research and development expenditures according to the National Science Foundation. UC Irvine became a member of the Association of American Universities in 1996, and is the youngest university to hold membership. The university also administers the UC Irvine Medical Center, a large teaching hospital; the UC Irvine Health Sciences system in the City of Orange; the University of California, Irvine, Arboretum; and a portion of the University of California Natural Reserve System.

The UC Irvine Anteaters compete in 18 men's and women's sports in the NCAA Division I as members of the Big West Conference and the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation. Since 1969, the university has won 27 national team championships in nine different sports and has had 63 individual national champions.

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University of California-Irvine College Scholarships

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ROMBA LGBT+ Fellowship

Reaching Out

$20,000 Varies See Details
 

ROMBA LGBT+ Fellowship

Reaching Out

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$20,000

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#CaliforniansForAll College Corps Program

State of California

$10,000 Varies See Details
 

#CaliforniansForAll College Corps Program

State of California

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$10,000

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UCI Esports Scholarship

University of California, Irvine

$6,000 Varies See Details
 

UCI Esports Scholarship

University of California, Irvine

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$6,000

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Gordon Hein Scholarship

University of California, Irvine

$5,000 Varies See Details
 

Gordon Hein Scholarship

University of California, Irvine

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$5,000

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Medellas Scholarship

University of California, Irvine

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Medellas Scholarship

University of California, Irvine

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Town and Gown Scholarship - UC, Irvine

University of California, Irvine

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Town and Gown Scholarship - UC, Irvine

University of California, Irvine

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$500

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Middle Class Scholarship

California Student Aid Commission

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Middle Class Scholarship

California Student Aid Commission

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Winifred W. Smith Music Scholarship

University of California, Irvine - School of the Arts

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Winifred W. Smith Music Scholarship

University of California, Irvine - School of the Arts

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William J. Gillespie Foundation Scholarship

University of California, Irvine - School of the Arts

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William J. Gillespie Foundation Scholarship

University of California, Irvine - School of the Arts

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William C. Holmes Fellowship

University of California, Irvine - School of the Arts

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William C. Holmes Fellowship

University of California, Irvine - School of the Arts

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