Local Government & Community Relations


Building Bridges With Our Community

UCR contributes to the Inland region's economic progress by growing a diverse next-generation workforce, producing groundbreaking research, and through community service. Local Government and Community Relations engages with surrounding neighborhoods, civic organizations, and local government agencies to advance UCR's contribution to education, research, and public service to benefit the Inland region. 

UCR's impact in the region.

As the only public research university in Inland Southern California, UC Riverside is on the leading edge of pioneering research that has both a local and global impact. The work we do to educate our future leaders and address the challenges we face today fuels positive economic growth here in Southern California and beyond. 

$2.71 Billion on the U.S. Economy

Economic Impact