Highlander Day 2023 is May 6

A group of people walk on a path holding blue Highlander Day tote bags.

Register Now for Highlander Day!


Admitted First-Year and Transfer Students and Prospective Transfer Students, May 6, 2023

Register Today!

Don't miss UCR's in-person open house for prospective and admitted students (and their families!) to learn more about our welcoming and inclusive campus.

UCR is excited to welcome you to our beautiful campus for this amazing in-person event! Connect with inspiring faculty and friendly UCR students. Take a variety of unique campus tours. Discover academic, wellness, and career resources to prepare and support you through graduation and beyond!

Access these just-for-you resources:

  • Financial Aid & Application Process
  • Housing & Campus Resources
  • Colleges, Schools, & Majors
  • Student Panels, Clubs, & Orgs
  • Student Services & Transfer Resources
  • Celebration for Scholarship Recipients
  • So much more!

New UCR Photo/Zoom Backgrounds! Add yourself to a variety of UCR backgrounds to show that you’re a Highlander at heart. Also makes a great background for your next Zoom meeting, class, or call!

We Are Excited to Meet You


Parking is free in Lot 30. On the day of the event, please follow the large directional signs for Highlander Day parking. Be sure to wear comfortable shoes and clothing.


Get a Taste of Life at UCR


There's no better way to get a feel for life at UC Riverside than with an in-person Campus Tour! Until then, explores UCR's beautiful and vibrant campus with these student-led video tours.

Mission Inn, Downtown Riverside

There's a lot more to explore in Riverside!

If you've never visited Riverside, you’ll discover a vibrant college town that welcomes a diverse community. Explore art, adventure, nature, music, comedy, sports, and just about anything else you can think of to feed your mind, body, and soul in sunny Riverside, California.


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Academic Resources

Diversity and Ethnic & Gender Centers

Student Support Resources