University of California, Irvine - Summer Session

Introduction

The ultimate university experience awaits you this summer at the University of California, Irvine, recognized globally for its excellence in academics and research. Our ranking as 9th among the nation’s best public universities, according to the annual U.S. News & World Report, is a testament to the caliber of our academic reputation. UC Irvine combines the strengths of a large, dynamic research university with the friendly feel of a small college, and incredible bounty of an incomparable Southern California location.

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More than 12,000 students study at UCI during the summer. Join us to be a part of this diverse student population!

  • Money magazine ranked UCI 13th among the nation’s four-year colleges and universities delivering the most value, 3rd best public university in the nation and the #1 university for beach lovers
  • #9 among the nation’s best public universities by U.S. News & World Report
  • The Paul Merage School of Business is ranked among the top business schools by U.S. News and World Report, Business Week, and the Financial Times
  • #1 out of 179 schools in a New York Times measure of access to college for lower-and middle-income students
  • 3 UC Irvine researchers have been awarded Nobel Prizes
  • Irvine is the safest big city in America for 10 consecutive years Federal Bureau of Investigation Students at UCI come from across the U.S. and over 87 countries are represented

Expand your Horizons in Diverse and Beautiful Irvine

Southern California is a major tourist destination with amazing arts, culture, and adventure all within short distances of each other. Irvine has a domestic airport and trains so students can travel within California or the U.S. relatively quickly.

Living at UCI

Arroyo Vista Housing is a short walk to classes and the Univesity Town Center.

By living on campus, you will be part of our multi-cultural community and will meet, study, and develop friendships with other students. On-campus housing is available for all registered domestic and international Summer Session students.

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Welcome Weekend -- Arrival and Orientation

When you first arrive, Summer Session staff will greet you at the airport and take you to your residence halls. They will help you check-in, pick-up your keys, and settle in. You will meet your new housemates and have some time to relax before our group dinner.

On your first Sunday, we hold a mandatory orientation. Learn about academic expectations and resources, immigration, safety, and American culture. You will also get to meet all of the international students, program mentors, and staff. See where your classes are located and learn about the many trips and activities.

This school offers programs in:
  • English

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Courses

Summer Economics Courses in California

Campus Full time 6 - 12 weeks June 2017 USA Irvine

Study abroad in the heart of Southern California this summer, just minutes away from the beaches in beautiful Orange County! [+]

Summer Economics Courses in California S1 ECON 13 Global Economy S1 ECON 15A Probability and Statistics in Economics I S1 ECON 15B Probability and Statistics in Economics II S1 ECON 25 The Economics of Accounting Decisions S1 ECON 100A Intermediate Economics I S1 ECON 100B Intermediate Economics II S1 ECON 100C Intermediate Economics III S1 ECON 122A Applied Econometrics I S1 ECON 122A Applied Econometrics II S1 ECON 132A Introduction to Financial Investments S1 ECON 134A Corporate Finance S1 ECON 149W Cultural Economics S1 ECON 161A Money and Banking S2 ECON 13 Global Economy S2 ECON 15A Probability and Statistics in Economics I S2 ECON 15B Probability and Statistics in Economics II S2 ECON 20A Basic Economics I S2 ECON 25 The Economics of Accounting Decisions S2 ECON 100A Intermediate Economics I S2 ECON 100B Intermediate Economics II S2 ECON 100C Intermediate Economics III S2 ECON 116A Game Theory I S2 ECON 122A Applied Econometrics I S2 ECON 122B Applied Econometrics II S2 ECON 135 Mathematics of Finance S2 ECON 140 Managerial Economics S2 ECON 157 Economic Development S2 ECON 167 International Trade and Commercial Policy Why Study at UCI? UC Irvine combines the strengths of a large, dynamic research university with the friendly feel of a small college, and incredible bounty of an incomparable Southern California location. Summer Session offers over 800 courses in 70 academic disciplines. Students will take courses led by world-renowned faculty and live and study with American students. As a visiting student, you have the... [-]

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Summer Academic English Course in California

Campus Full time 6 weeks June 2017 USA Irvine

Students who wish to improve their English speaking, writing, and conversation skills can enroll in Academic English 29 courses. [+]

Summer Academic English Course in California Students who wish to work on their English language skills or do not meet the program's English language requirements may elect to enroll in Academic English 29 courses. These courses will improve your English speaking, writing, and conversation skills. Advanced Conversation (2 units) Business English (2 units) Film, Media and American Culture (2 units) University Writing & Communication (4 units) Television, Culture, and Communication (2 units) American English and Culture through Short Stories (2 units) Why Study at UCI? The ultimate university experience awaits you this summer at the University of California, Irvine, recognized globally for its excellence in academics and research. Our ranking as 9th among the nation’s best public universities, according to the annual U.S. News & World Report, is a testament to the caliber of our academic reputation. UCI combines the strengths of a large, dynamic research university with the friendly feel of a small college, and the incredible bounty of an incomparable Southern California location. This is your summer to grow academically. Students are encouraged to meet with professors and strike up a conversation. Our university's academic resources, such as peer tutors, 5 expansive research libraries, and 6 computer labs, will help you with your learning needs. Step-by-Step Application Process Apply to UCI Summer Session online or by downloading the paper application summer.uci.edu/international Our team reviews and processes your application UCI Summer Session sends your acceptance letter and I-20 Complete Housing Contract Use your I-20 to apply for a visa... [-]

Summer Academic English Courses in California

Campus Full time 6 - 12 weeks June 2017 USA Irvine

Students who wish to improve their English speaking, writing, and conversation skills can enroll in Academic English 29 courses. [+]

Summer Academic English Course in California Students who wish to work on their English language skills may elect to enroll in Academic English 29 courses as well as those students who do not meet the program's English language requirements. These courses will improve your English speaking, writing, and conversation skills. Advanced Conversation (2 units) Business English (2 units) Film, Media and American Culture (2 units) University Writing & Communication (4 units) Television, Culture, and Communication (2 units) American English and Culture through Short Stories (2 units) Why Study at UCI? The ultimate university experience awaits you this summer at the University of California, Irvine, recognized globally for its excellence in academics and research. Our ranking as 9th among the nation’s best public universities, according to the annual U.S. News & World Report, is a testament to the caliber of our academic reputation. UC Irvine combines the strengths of a large, dynamic research university with the friendly feel of a small college, and incredible bounty of an incomparable Southern California location. This is your summer to grow academically. Students are encouraged to meet with professors and strike up a conversation. Our university's academic resources, such as peer tutors, 5 expansive research libraries, and 6 computer labs, will help you with your learning needs. Step-by-Step Application Process Apply to UCI Summer Session online or by downloading the paper application starting March 1st. summer.uci.edu/international Our team reviews and processes your application UCI Summer Session sends your acceptance letter and I-20 Complete Housing Contract... [-]

Summer Computer Science and Engineering Course in California

Campus Full time 6 weeks June 2017 USA Irvine

Study abroad in the heart of Southern California this summer, just minutes away from the beaches in beautiful Orange County! [+]

Summer Computer Science and Engineering Course in California S1 CSE 31 Introduction to Digital Systems 4 S1 CSE 50 Discrete-Time Signals and Systems 4 S1 CSE 70A Network Analysis I 4 S10 CSE 41 Introduction to Programming 4 S10 CSE 141 Concepts in Programming Languages I 4 S10 CSE 161 Design and Analysis of Algorithms 4 S2 CSE 31L Introduction to Digital Logic Laboratory 3 Why Study at UCI? UC Irvine combines the strengths of a large, dynamic research university with the friendly feel of a small college, and incredible bounty of an incomparable Southern California location. Summer Session offers over 800 courses in 70 academic disciplines. Students will take courses led by world-renowned faculty and live and study with American students. As a visiting student, you have the option to choose courses that will help you fulfill degree requirements at your home university or courses just for interest. This is your summer to grow academically. Students are encouraged to meet with professors and strike up a conversation – some students have been offered opportunities to assist in research on campus. There are many academic resources available on campus to help you with your learning needs, including peer tutors, 5 expansive research libraries, and 6 computer labs with over 400 PCs and Macs. Step-by-Step Application Process Apply to UCI Summer Session online or by downloading the paper application summer.uci.edu/international Our team reviews and processes your application UCI Summer Session sends your acceptance letter and I-20 Complete Housing Contract Use your... [-]

Summer Criminology, Law and Society Course in California

Campus Full time 6 weeks June 2017 USA Irvine

Study abroad in the heart of Southern California this summer, just minutes away from the beaches in beautiful Orange County! [+]

Summer Criminology, Law and Society Course in California S1 CRM/LAW C7 Introduction to Criminology, Law and Society 4 S1 CRM/LAW C127 Hate Crimes 4 S1 CRM/LAW C131 Organized Crime and American Society 4 S1 CRM/LAW C142 White-Collar Crime 4 S1 CRM/LAW C176 Classics in Crime Cinema 4 S2 CRM/LAW C7 Introduction to Criminology, Law and Society 4 S2 CRM/LAW C10 Fundamentals of Criminology, Law and Society 4 S2 CRM/LAW C108 Criminological Theory 4 Why Study at UCI? UC Irvine combines the strengths of a large, dynamic research university with the friendly feel of a small college, and incredible bounty of an incomparable Southern California location. Summer Session offers over 800 courses in 70 academic disciplines. Students will take courses led by world-renowned faculty and live and study with American students. As a visiting student, you have the option to choose courses that will help you fulfill degree requirements at your home university or courses just for interest. This is your summer to grow academically. Students are encouraged to meet with professors and strike up a conversation – some students have been offered opportunities to assist in research on campus. There are many academic resources available on campus to help you with your learning needs, including peer tutors, 5 expansive research libraries, and 6 computer labs with over 400 PCs and Macs. Step-by-Step Application Process Apply to UCI Summer Session online or by downloading the paper application summer.uci.edu/international Our team reviews and processes your application UCI Summer Session sends your acceptance... [-]

Summer Management (Business) Course in California

Campus Full time 6 - 12 weeks June 2017 USA Irvine

Study abroad in the heart of Southern California this summer, just minutes away from the beaches in beautiful Orange County! [+]

Summer Management (Business) Course in California S1 MGMT 7 Statistics for Business Decision Making S1 MGMT 105 Introduction to Marketing S1 MGMT 128 International Management S1 MGMT 131A Intermediate Accounting I S1 MGMT 132A Individual Taxation S1 MGMT 136 Accounting Information Systems and Spreadsheets S2 MGMT 5 Managing in Contemporary Organizations S2 MGMT 30B Principles in Accounting II S2 MGMT 102 Managing Organizational Behavior S2 MGMT 124 Human Resources Management S2 MGMT 131B Intermediate Accounting II S2 MGMT 137 Advanced Accounting S2 MGMT 190 Global Healthcare Systems S2 MGMT 190 Global Healthcare Systems Why Study at UCI? UC Irvine combines the strengths of a large, dynamic research university with the friendly feel of a small college, and incredible bounty of an incomparable Southern California location. Summer Session offers over 800 courses in 70 academic disciplines. Students will take courses led by world-renowned faculty and live and study with American students. As a visiting student, you have the option to choose courses that will help you fulfill degree requirements at your home university or courses just for interest. This is your summer to grow academically. Students are encouraged to meet with professors and strike up a conversation – some students have been offered opportunities to assist in research on campus. There are many academic resources available on campus to help you with your learning needs, including peer tutors, 5 expansive research libraries, and 6 computer labs with over 400 PCs and Macs. Step-by-Step Application Process Apply to UCI Summer Session online... [-]

Summer Mathematics Course in California

Campus Full time 6 - 12 weeks June 2017 USA Irvine

Study abroad in the heart of Southern California this summer, just minutes away from the beaches in beautiful Orange County! [+]

Summer Mathematics Course in California S1 MATH 2A Single-Variable Calculus S1 MATH 2B Single-Variable Calculus S1 MATH 2D Multivariable Calculus S1 MATH 3A Introduction to Linear Algebra S1 MATH 3D Elementary Differential Equations S1 MATH 4 Mathematics for Economists S1 MATH 13 Introduction to Abstract Mathematics S1 MATH 105A Numerical Analysis S1 MATH 105LA Numerical Analysis Laboratory S1 MATH 130A Probability and Stochastic Processes S2 MATH 2A Single-Variable Calculus S2 MATH 2B Single-Variable Calculus S2 MATH 2D Multivariable Calculus S2 MATH 2E Multivariable Calculus S2 MATH 3A Introduction to Linear Algebra S2 MATH 3D Elementary Differential Equations S2 MATH 4 Mathematics for Economists S2 MATH 13 Introduction to Abstract Mathematics S2 MATH 121A Linear Algebra S2 MATH 176 Mathematics of Finance Why Study at UCI? UC Irvine combines the strengths of a large, dynamic research university with the friendly feel of a small college, and incredible bounty of an incomparable Southern California location. Summer Session offers over 800 courses in 70 academic disciplines. Students will take courses led by world-renowned faculty and live and study with American students. As a visiting student, you have the option to choose courses that will help you fulfill degree requirements at your home university or courses just for interest. This is your summer to grow academically. Students are encouraged to meet with professors and strike up a conversation – some students have been offered opportunities to assist in research on campus. There are many academic resources available on campus to help you with your... [-]

Summer Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Course in California

Campus Full time 6 - 12 weeks June 2017 USA Irvine

Study abroad in the heart of Southern California this summer, just minutes away from the beaches in beautiful Orange County! [+]

Summer Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Course in California S1 ENGRMAE 57 Manufacturing Processes in Engineering 2 S1 ENGRMAE 130A Introduction to Fluid Mechanics 4 S10 ENGRMAE 52 Computer-Aided Design 4 S10 ENGRMAE 115 Applied Engineering Thermodynamics 4 S10 ENGRMAE 150 Mechanics of Structures 4 S10 ENGRMAE 150L Mechanics of Structures Laboratory 1 S10 ENGRMAE 156 Mechanical Behavior and Design Principles 4 S10 ENGRMAE 170 Introduction to Control Systems 4 S2 ENGRMAE 10 Introduction to Engineering Computations 4 S2 ENGRMAE 120 Heat and Mass Transfer 4 S2 ENGRMAE 130B Introduction to Viscous and Compressible Flows 4 Why Study at UCI? UC Irvine combines the strengths of a large, dynamic research university with the friendly feel of a small college, and incredible bounty of an incomparable Southern California location. Summer Session offers over 800 courses in 70 academic disciplines. Students will take courses led by world-renowned faculty and live and study with American students. As a visiting student, you have the option to choose courses that will help you fulfill degree requirements at your home university or courses just for interest. This is your summer to grow academically. Students are encouraged to meet with professors and strike up a conversation – some students have been offered opportunities to assist in research on campus. There are many academic resources available on campus to help you with your learning needs, including peer tutors, 5 expansive research libraries, and 6 computer labs with over 400 PCs and Macs. Step-by-Step Application Process Apply to UCI Summer... [-]

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University of California Irvine

Address 92697 Irvine, United States
Phone +1 949-824-5011