School of Business
Be a Leader in the Global Marketplace
Create innovative new business ventures as an entrepreneur. Translate preferences into brands as a marketer. Derive strategies from big data as a business analyst. And so much more — all taught by world-renowned faculty in the Undergraduate Program at the School of Business.
UCR offers research opportunities to all undergraduate students! This advantage catapults you to the “top of the list” for jobs and/or graduate school. Current School of Business research includes:
- Determining how women-owned businesses outpace total business growth
- Discovering how wellness programs lead to increased worker productivity
- Spotlighting the Inland Empire’s boost in business activity — thanks to a data compilation of employment, economic output, income, and real estate
“I jumped in and got involved in clubs and as a peer mentor. UCR rewards hard work, and I was rewarded handsomely with an incredible professional network, business education, career, and lifelong friends.”
Justin Tallmadge '20
(Business Administration/Accounting & Auditing)
- Employed at Ernst & Young
- Regents Scholarship and Jameson Foundation Scholarship Recipient
- Beta Gamma Sigma Honor Society Member
- U.S. Marine Corps Veteran
A UC Degree Is More Affordable Than You Might Think
of UCR undergraduate students receive some form of financial aid.
of financial aid recipients received gift-aid (grants and scholarships).
of students’ financial aid need was met with need-based financial aid.
(Financial Aid Office, 2021–22)
Let us show you how: financialaid.ucr.edu
School of Business Scholarships
Find out if you qualify for a scholarship. Awards and amounts vary each year.
Prestigious Scholarships and Awards
First-year and transfer UCR students can fund their education with prestigious scholarships, such as the Donald A. Strauss Scholarship and the Undergraduate Fulbright Scholars (Research and English Teaching Award). Support is offered throughout the application process. Also available are campus scholarships, and Financial Aid's Outside Agency Scholarship Search for regional and national scholarships.
Team Husk-to-Home Wins EPA Award
Business administration students collaborate with engineering students on awarding-winning projects. Team Husk-to-Home builds housing in the Philippines — thanks to a $75,000 grant from the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).
UCR Business Teams won first place in top categories at the International Collegiate Business Strategy Competition — for seven years in a row!