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Summer Bridge

logouci-summer-bridge Freshman Summer Bridge is a 6 week academic and residential program offered under the umbrella of the Freshman Summer Edge Program. Students earn UCI credit and get a head start working towards their degree while meeting other new students, staff and faculty. Students also participate in a first year experience program in their first year. More »

TRIO Scholars

trio-logo-1-website-bucket-fw The TRIO SCHOLARS Program at UCI – provides opportunities aimed at enhancing students’ academic, career, and personal development towards a successful completion of their post-secondary education. More »


fyre-logo1 Foster Youth Resilience in Education (FYRE) is a comprehensive program that enables former foster youth to have academic support while attending the University of California, Irvine to successfully complete their bachelor’s degree. Housed under UCI’s Student Support Services, this program was formed to aid former foster youth in their transition to university life. More »


anteater Pathways for Parents and Adult Learners Success (PPALS) was developed to help ensure that students 25 years of age and older and students with children/dependents are successful at UCI. To join PPALS and get our email updates click here           More »


PEOPLE Program The Providing Everyone with Opportunities for Professional and Learning Excellence (PEOPLE) Program is designed to provide outreach and academic support for specific population of students that find unique challenges in their academic achievement and progress, including undocumented students. More »


anteater STEP Second-year Transitional Experience Program was developed to help first generation and low income first- year students transition into their second year at UC Irvine. STEP aims to help students with their academic and personal needs. To join STEP find application here      More »

Parent and Family Campus Connections

anteater Learn more about the programs for the parents and families of our students. More>>