University of California, Riverside

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University of California, Riverside
MottoFiat lux (Latin)
Motto in English
Let there be light
Public research university
Parent institution
University of California
Academic affiliation
Endowment$251 million (2018)[2]
Budget$1.062 billion (2016-2017)[3]
ChancellorKim A. Wilcox
ProvostCynthia Larive[4]
Academic staff
Administrative staff
Students23,922 (2018)[6]
Undergraduates20,581 (2018)[6]
Postgraduates3,341 (2018)[6]
Location, ,
United States
CampusSuburban (Riverside)
Rural (Palm Desert)
1,931 acres (781 ha) in total [7]
Academic termQuarter
ColorsSky blue and Gold[8]
Sporting affiliations
NCAA Division IBig West
MascotScotty Highlander
University of California, Riverside logo.svg

The University of California, Riverside (UCR or UC Riverside), is a public research university in Riverside, California. It is part of the University of California system.

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  1. "A brief history of the University of California". Academic Personnel and Programs. The University of California, Office of the President. Retrieved 17 October 2017.
  2. "Annual Endowment Report, Fiscal Year Ended June 30, 2018" (PDF). Chief Investment Officer of the Regents of the University of California. p. 3.
  3. "UCR Budget Primer 2016-2017" (PDF). University of California, Riverside. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2018-05-18. Retrieved 2017-05-24.
  4. "Office of the Provost & Executive Vice Chancellor". University of California, Riverside. Archived from the original on 2017-08-18. Retrieved 2017-08-17.
  5. 5.0 5.1 "Academic and PSS personnel" (PDF). University of California, Office of the President, Department of Information Resources and Communications. 2007. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2008-05-16. Retrieved 2008-01-05.
  6. 6.0 6.1 6.2 "About UCR: Ranks and Facts". University of California, Riverside. Retrieved May 16, 2019.
  7. "UC Financial Reports – Campus Facts in Brief" (PDF). University of California. November 2010. Retrieved November 17, 2012.
  8. "Creative Design Services: Identity Standards Manual: UC Riverside Colors". August 12, 2015. Archived from the original on August 13, 2017. Retrieved August 13, 2017.

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Coordinates: 33°58′32″N 117°19′52″W / 33.97556°N 117.33111°W / 33.97556; -117.33111