University of California - Irvine

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University of California - Irvine
Type Public
Established 1965 (1965)
Chancellor Howard Gillman
Provost Enrique Lavernia
Location Irvine, California, United States
Campus Suburban
Colors Blue and gold
Nickname Anteaters

University of California, Irvine (UCI, UC Irvine, or Irvine), is a public research university located in Irvine, California, United States, and it's one of the 10 campuses in the University of California (UC) system. The university also administers the UC Irvine Medical Center, a large teaching hospital in Orange, and its affiliated health sciences system — the University of California, Irvine, Arboretum — and a portion of the University of California Natural Reserve System. UC Irvine is classified as a research university with very high research activity by the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education.[1] The university enrolled nearly 31,000 students, and it ranked 39 among national universities and ninth in "Top Public Schools" according to U.S. News & World Report's 2016 rankings.[2]

Informatics programs

The university's Institute for Genomics and Bioinformatics used to have fellowship programs in bioinformatics[3], but it appears to have been discontinued in late 2020 or early 2021.

Additional external links


  1. "Standard Listings". Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education. Indiana University. Retrieved 28 November 2016. 
  2. "University of California--Irvine". U.S. News & World Report - Best Colleges. U.S. News & World Report LLP. Retrieved 28 November 2016. 
  3. "BIT Program Overview". University of California - Irvine. Archived from the original on 02 July 2020. Retrieved 30 June 2021.