About Us

With a $2.7 billion impact, 26,000 students, and 115,000 alumni, our mission is to serve as a bridge for UCR and stakeholders by building and strengthening relationships, advocating and mobilizing supporters to advance UCR's mission, supporting legislation, policies, and programs that positively impact the campus, UC system and public higher education.

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The issues of primary focus for the Governmental & Community Relations (GCR) team include: 

  • Financial Aid & Support
  • Admissions
  • Scientific Research
  • Medical Education
  • Economic Development
  • Immigration