Visit the Number One university in the country!
Based on the Obama Administration’s plans to create its own college ranking system (emphasizing criteria such as graduation rates, affordability and the financial aid available to students), Time Magazine ranks UC Riverside as the Number One university in the country! (2014)
UC Riverside offers elite students a diverse and welcoming campus environment as well as a world-class academic experience. Our students, alumni, faculty, and researchers are having a positive impact on the world. And we’d like you to join us!
Want to learn more? Come visit us at Discover Day - and see what sets UCR apart!
Also download the Discover Day agenda for a full breakdown of the day's events!
Parking is free in Lot 30. Please follow the directional signs for Discover Day parking. Be sure to wear comfortable shoes and clothing.
Discover Day, held on November 7th, is our largest open house for students interested in applying and attending UC Riverside. Programming includes application workshops, information sessions about the campus, individual college presentations to help you decide which to apply to, campus tours, housing tours and much more.Highlander Day, held on April 9th, is our largest open house for recently admitted students for the upcoming Fall term. Programming includes next steps to enrollment, resources available, how to get involved on campus, financial aid, campus tours, and housing tours. The day is based around welcoming you into the Highlander family and showing what life at UC Riverside is all about.