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The Office of Development provides leadership, support and coordination to generate and sustain maximum private financial support for the research, teaching and public service missions of the University of California, Irvine.

We offer support and fund raising guidance on the key initiatives that help the University's academic units, schools, departments and centers of excellence secure private support.  We work closely with donors or their representatives to ensure that their philanthropic objectives are understood and achieved.

In five short decades, the University of California, Irvine has achieved unprecedented growth and success. To promote further accomplishments in pioneering research and innovative discoveries, UC Irvine is partnering with alumni, friends, corporations, and foundations from across the globe to expand our capabilities and support a world-class education.

Thanks to the generosity of our friends and philanthropic investors, UCI is playing a significant role among the top public research universities in America and the finest universities in the world.  We invite you to consider the many ways that you can partner with UCI to impact the programs and people that matter to you.