As a major in environmental engineering, Brianna had the chance to do her own independent research project in Costa Rica on sustainable development.
"It definitely got me out of my comfort zone. I never imagined I’d be going to Costa Rica to live on an organic farm for ten days and working on that farm and being one with nature."Brianna Palecek, Class of 2018
Important Deadlines & Events:
April 21, 2018
Celebrate UCI is our annual celebration for admitted students to come experience campus and learn more about UCI.
May 1, 2018
The deadline for incoming freshmen to submit their deposit (Statement of Intent to Register [SIR]) and housing application.
May 4, 2018
Celebrate UCI for Transfers is our annual event for incoming transfer students to learn more about UCI.
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