Ranked #9 of the nation’s best public Universities U.S. News and World Report
Ranked #1 University for Beach Lovers Money Magazine, 2016
⅓ of all Fortune 500 companies have offices in Irvine
Ranked #8 of America’s Best Value Colleges Forbes
Ranked #1 in the nation for outreach to low-income students The New York Times
Ranked #3 Green School Sierra Magazine
Conveniently located just inside the entrance to the UCI Conference Center, the Visitor Center should be the first stop for visitors who want to know more about the University of California, Irvine. It is the starting point for campus tours.
Monday – Friday: 8:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Saturday – Sunday: 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Put on your most comfortable walking shoes and get ready to be blown away by our beautiful campus.
Campus tours are held Monday through Friday at noon and take approximately one hour, rain or shine.