Governmental and Community Relations

Local and Regional Relations

City and UCR

UCR Creates Opportunities for Inland Southern California

UC Riverside contributes to Inland Southern California's economic progress by growing a diverse next-generation workforce, producing groundbreaking research and through community service. Local Community and Regional Governmental Relations engages with surrounding neighborhoods, civic organizations and local government agencies to advance UCR's contributions in education, research and public service to benefit Inland Southern California.

RaincrossUCR in Riverside: Fact Sheet
UCR is the largest employer in the City of Riverside. Learn how we're promoting innovative growth and local economic development.

Route 66UCR in San Bernardino: Fact Sheet
UCR's impact is felt throughout the Inland region. See how we're partnering to build a better quality of life.


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We welcome our neighbors to visit us year-round for family-friendly events and informational public forums. Get the latest news and events in your inbox every month.

UCR CommunityCitizens University Committee
The Citizens University Committee was formed over 60 years ago by community leaders to lobby the UC Regents and California Legislature to build a UC Campus in Riverside. Today, CUC hosts monthly breakfast meetings with keynote speakers, alumni, students and faculty researchers who are making UCR and the community a better place. We always welcome new friends and neighbors, join us!

AffiliatesAffiliates of UC Riverside
UCR places a high value on being a good neighbor. The Affiliates of UC Riverside was founded in 1970 to bring together local residents, community partners, civic leaders and UCR scholars to promote university-community partnerships and life-long learning. Since 1999, the Affiliates have helped young people realize their dream of a college education, by awarding annual scholarships to deserving UCR students. Come to our next meeting!

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General Campus Information

University of California, Riverside
900 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521
Tel: (951) 827-1012

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Department Information

Governmental and Community Relations
4148 Hinderaker Hall
Tel: (951) 827-5184
Fax: (951) 827-5485
E-mail: community@ucr.edu