Where to Give

UCI’s unyielding commitment to teaching, research and public service makes the campus a driving force for innovation and discovery that serves our local, national and global communities in many ways. You have thousands of choices of where to give that will make a meaningful impact on the students, scientists, faculty and the future.

Support one of the areas below or find an area that matters most to you »

Brilliant Future Campaign


Our $2 billion comprehensive campaign will elevate our academic excellence and pioneering research to forge a brilliant future for all. By supporting our campaign, you can help transform lives.

UCI Fund

Where to Give: The UCI Fund

The UCI Fund provides the university with the flexibility to support the great, emerging needs and opportunities on campus. Your gift of any size is not only a vote of confidence in UCI’s excellent work but also an investment in California’s future.

UCI Health

Where to Give: UCI Health

When you make a gift to UCI Health, the only academic medical system in the region, the full 100 percent goes to support programs and services that save and transform lives.

Alumni Association

Where to Give: UCI Alumni Association

For nearly 50 years, the UCI Alumni Association has prioritized enriching the lives of alumni and engaging them in the lifelong advancement of their alma mater.


Where to Give: Schools

By supporting one of the schools on campus, you are advancing academic discovery and changing the lives of our talented UCI students.


Where to Give: Athletics

Your support helps maintain not only the highest standards of excellence in competition and sportsmanship but also enhances the athletic facilities that maximize athletic performance.

Campus Programs

Where to Give: Campus Programs

By supporting one of our campus programs, you are helping create the opportunities that will ensure our students’ future success.

Chancellor’s Club

UCI Chancellor’s Club

Chancellor’s Club gifts support the areas of critical need as determined by the chancellor.

Civil and Environmental Engineering Affiliates

Engineering Hall

By joining the UCI Civil and Environmental Engineering Affiliates, you are offering support and guidance to not only the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at UCI but also its programs and students.

Class Reunions

UCI Class Reunions

By contributing to your reunion class gift, you are supplying UCI with the strength and stability to remain one of the best universities in the country.

Founders’ Pledge

Founders’ Pledge

Show your Anteater pride and leave your legacy on our world-renowned university by signing the UCI Founders’ Pledge.

Legacy Society

UCI Legacy Society

Gifts made by our Legacy Society members ensure that UCI remains on the cutting-edge of education and research for generations to come.

Parent Campaign for Student Success

UCI Parent Engagement

By giving to the UCI Parent Campaign for Student Success, you are directly impacting every student on campus.

Research Centers & Institutes

Where to Give: Research Centers & Institutes

Discovery and innovation are in our DNA here at UCI. With your support, we will continue to advance groundbreaking solutions to our world’s grand challenges.

Scholarships & Fellowships

Where to Give: Scholarships & Fellowships

Of all the philanthropic gifts one can bestow upon a university, there is perhaps no gift with a greater or more immediate impact for students than scholarships and fellowships.

Senior Class Gift

UCI Senior Class Gift

Through the Senior Class Gift campaign, seniors are able to have a lasting impression on UCI and future Anteaters.

Staff and Faculty Program

UCI Staff and Faculty Program

Whether you are part of our world-class faculty or excellent staff, you have an opportunity to make an even greater impact by giving through the UCI faculty and staff program.


UCI Crowdfunding

Join UCI students, faculty and friends to transform bright ideas into game-changing realities.