Earn a World-Class Education
UC Riverside is a highly ranked research institution that is respected around the world. It is one of ten schools within the University of California system. Each year, international students from more than 65 countries come to UC Riverside.
You are an international student if you are not a US citizen or permanent resident.
Become a more competitive applicant with UCR's Admission Preparation Program (APP)
International Freshman – Improve the academic and language skills needed to study in the United States.
Participating in this educational program does not in itself provide preference in admission to the University of California. Students interested in applying to UC should refer to the UC Admissions website or the admissions office of the UC campus they wish to attend for details about the admissions process.
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