The Office of the Provost supports programs that help elevate and expand UCI’s rigorous academics, cutting-edge research, and dedicated public service.

Applied Innovation

students brainstorming over a laptop applied innovation programs

UCI Applied Innovation brings campus-based inventions and entrepreneurship together with Orange County’s vibrant business community to support job creation and economic growth.


The aim of Illuminations is to link programming in arts and culture to the undergraduate academic and cocurricular experience and to foster arts partnerships between UCI and local arts institutions.

UCI’s excellence and impact are multiplied through valued international collaborations. The Office of Global Engagement (GE) supports UCI’s teaching, research and service around the world.

UCI Institute and Museum for California Art


The UCI Institute and Museum for California Art (UCI IMCA) is a global magnet for the exhibition of, and research into, California art and its social and cultural framework.