Parents for the UCI Fund

Welcome to the Anteater Family!

As some of our students' strongest supporters, parents and family members are valuable partners in the work we do to inspire student success and innovation. Whether you’re a new Anteater parent or a parent of a senior, our office is your window of opportunity into campus – to explore campus resources, areas of involvement and philanthropic interests.

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Parent Campaign for Student Success

The UCI Parent Campaign for Student Success directly impacts every student on campus. By giving to this campaign, you are ensuring some of our nation’s brightest students – regardless of background – have access to the best facilities, professors and opportunities.

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Parent Executive Board

The Parent Executive Board is a select group of parents that provide and facilitate leadership level philanthropic support and resources for the university, and promote activities that enrich the UCI student experience. Members serve as trusted advisors to university leadership on student life initiatives, provide feedback on current issues facing UCI and act as well-informed representatives of the university.

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Parent Leadership Council

The Parent Leadership Council (PLC) serves as an extension to the Office of Parent Engagement. Through advocacy, peer-to-peer outreach, and annual philanthropic support, members of the PLC strengthen the Anteater parent community and further the university’s mission to provide a premier educational experience for UCI students.

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Anteater Parent Ambassadors

Anteater Parent Ambassadors serve as valuable volunteers, supporting events both on and off campus throughout the year. Ambassadors are able to meet other parents and families, enhance the Anteater parent experience and serve our most valuable asset, our students.

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To discuss further involvement, please contact Christina Johnson at (949) 824-8185 or at