• Discover Day
    University of California, Riverside
    November 19, 2016 : 10 AM
  • Come and Join Us!
    November 19, 2016 : 10 AM


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)

If you are interested in visiting UCR and getting the most from your visit, Discover Day is the event to attend. On this day, you will have presentations from each undergraduate college, more than 100 department and offices to speak, campus tours, housing tours and much more. All in one day and location. Save the date and don't forget to register to get free parking.

Want to learn more? Come visit us at Discover Day - and see what sets UCR apart!

Also check back on November 1st for the Discover Day agenda, which will have a full breakdown of the day's events!

Come and Take Your Place Among the Academic Elite

Parking is free in Lot 30. Please follow the directional signs for Discover Day parking. Be sure to wear comfortable shoes and clothing.

You Have Event Questions, We Have Answers.

Discover Day 2016 FAQs

Yes. Please let us know that you will be attending and how many guests you will be bringing with you. You can provide your reservation through the Reserve link in the top navigation, or by clicking here.
While it's not a requirement for you to show up at 9:00 a.m., please keep in mind that the first session will begin promptly at 9:00 a.m. and most sessions are not repeated. Your best bet is to take a look at the agenda for Discover Day when it becomes available and plan your day from there.
Nope. It’s on the house.
Parking Lot 30.
We’ll have signs directing you. Follow the crowd.
Discover Day is a way for you to learn more about the campus and life at UC Riverside. If you are unsure about the major you are interested in applying for, Discover Day is a great opportunity to explore your options. We have presentations from faculty, staff and students, application workshops, information sessions, housing tours, department open houses, lunch at the Highlander Union Building, all day entertainment and much more planned. The event agenda will be available soon, which will have all the details.

Discover Day, held on November 19th, 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 8th 2016, 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.

Contact Undergraduate Admissions