UCI Fund Giving Programs

Giving Programs

Give every year, make a difference every day

The Office of Annual Programs believes that every person and every gift matters. We aim to raise annual support for UC Irvine while providing students, alumni, parents and friends opportunities to make a difference through giving and engagement. We strive to acknowledge the importance of every donor and the impact of every gift. You have the ability pursue your passion and choose which cause resonates with you the most through the following programs below. Whether you give through the Chancellor’s Club or by picking up the phone through our Telephone Outreach Program, know that you are truly making a difference.


Chancellor’s Club

Founded in 1972, The Chancellor’s Club is a group of distinguished leadership donors who contribute $1,500 or more annually to support undergraduate scholarships, graduate fellowships and other areas of critical need as determined by the Chancellor. Chancellor’s Club donors enjoy a tremendous amount of benefits including exclusive invitations to cultural, athletic and social events and the opportunity to meet with Chancellor Howard Gillman.
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Parents for the UCI Fund

UCI’s commitment to its students is backed by the generosity of thousands of individual donors, including parents. As part of the Anteater Family, you form an important group that has a vested interest in the University and its students. You can directly impact your student’s education by giving to the Parents for the UCI Fund.
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Staff & Faculty Program

As a member of the Anteater family, you play a vital role in providing an unsurpassed, day-to-day learning environment where some of the brightest minds in the world work to explore issues important to our future. Whether you are part of our stellar faculty or a dedicated staff member, you have a chance to make an even greater impact by making a gift to our Staff & Faculty Program.
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Senior Class Gift Campaign

The Senior Class Gift Campaign allows seniors to join together one last time as a class to leave a lasting impression on the university. Past gifts include the Anteater statue at the Bren Events Center, the bronze bell at the Student Center tower, student scholarships, and most recently, a rock climbing wall at the UCI Center of Autism. Donate to the Senior Class Gift Campaign and leave your mark on the university.
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Telephone Outreach Program

Through our Telephone Outreach Program, highly dedicated UCI students seek support from alumni, parents and students for the UCI Fund. Their mission is to raise unrestricted annual funds toward The UCI fund while establishing and maintaining positive relationships with alumni, parents and friends. This dedicated group contacts thousands of members of the UCI community by phone every year. Will you answer the call?
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