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The Fall 2022 Application Is Open!

Start your fall 2022 application and take your place at UC Riverside.
By Undergraduate Admissions |

It’s official, the fall 2022 UC application is open! This means that you can get a jump-start on your application — due Nov. 1–30 — and take your place at one of the most highly ranked and respected universities in the world!


Pro Tip: Check out UC Riverside: Virtual Events! You’ll learn about the student experience, virtual campus tours, what the admission process is like, and how much support we have in store for Unique, Committed, Real students — just like you!

Important Dates and Deadlines

First-Year Students

  • Aug. 1 – UC application opens
  • Nov. 1–30 – Application filing period
  • March – Admission notifications begin

Transfer Students

Apply for Financial Aid — No Matter What!

You might be surprised to learn what kind of aid you're eligible to receive. To qualify for financial aid, complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) or California Dream Act Application each year by March 2. UCR School Code: 001316

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