Office of the Chancellor

Campuswide Communications


Thank you for your remarkable service

June 11, 2021

Chancellor Gillman reflects on past year, acknowledges remarkable faculty and staff.

Naming of Michael Drake Drive

June 7, 2021

Bison Avenue on campus has been renamed Michael Drake Drive in honor of this campus’s fifth chancellor.

Today's Guilty Verdict in the Chauvin Trial

April 20, 2021

Chancellor Gillman responds to outcome of trial.

A Brilliant New Day

April 19, 2021

Chancellor Gillman shares next chapter of hybrid workplace - virtual and physical, remote and local, digital and analog.


Arrival of COVID-19 Vaccine

Dec. 16, 2020

The first shipment of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine has arrived at the UCI Health Medical Center.

Happy Holidays

Dec. 10, 2020

Chancellor Howard Gillman and Dr. Ellen Ruskin-Gillman wish the UCI community a happy holidays.

Passing of William Lillyman

Nov. 30, 2020

William J. Lillyman, professor emeritus, former dean of the School of Humanities, vice chancellor for academic affairs and executive chancellor has passed.

UC’s Commitment to Preserving Jobs

Nov. 23, 2020

Chancellor Gillman provides update on UC President Drake's "Jobs Protection Program".


Passing of Joan Irvine Smith

Dec. 20, 2019

Chancellor Gillman shares passing of Joan Irvine Smith.

Brilliant Future - The Campaign for UCI

Oct. 4, 2019

UCI launches the largest philanthropic campaign in our history and in the history of Orange County.

Search for CEO of UCI Health

Sept. 30, 2019

Chancellor Gillman announces search for the next CEO of UCI Health.

Free Speech in Our Scholarly Community

Sept. 26, 2019

Annual message on free speech.


A Holiday Message

Dec. 20, 2018

Chancellor Gillman wishes the campus a happy holiday.

Appointment of Vice Chancellor for Health Affairs

Dec. 18, 2018

Dr. Steve Goldstein to serve as next vice chancellor for health affairs.

Gender Recognition Act

November 15, 2018

Chancellor Gillman updates campus on Gender Recognition Act and steering committee.

Helping Those Impacted by the Fires

November 14, 2018

Chancellor Gillman encourages campus to be flexible to students, colleagues, provides ways to help those impacted by wildfires.


A Holiday Message

Dec. 12, 2017

A holiday message from Chancellor Gillman.

Passing of Dr. Joseph White, 84

Nov. 30, 2017

Dr. Joseph White, professor emeritus in the School of Social Sciences, has passed away.

Art collection donated to UCI

Nov. 15, 2017

UCI receives unparalleled California modern art trove.

Chief Campus Counsel

Nov. 7, 2017

Andrea Gunn Eaton appointed UCI’s new chief campus counsel.


A Holiday Message

Dec. 9, 2016

A holiday message from Chancellor Gillman.

Announcing the Anteater Learning Pavilion

Dec. 8, 2016

New, high-tech learning space is part of fast-paced campus building boom.

Support of Undocumented Members of Our Campus Community

Dec. 1, 2016

Support of undocumented members of our campus community.

Passing of Ralph Cicerone: 1943-2016

Nov. 5, 2016

Ralph Cicerone, fourth UCI chancellor and acclaimed scientist, dies at 73.


A Holiday Message

Dec. 11, 2015

A holiday message from Chancellor Gillman.

We Stand Together

Dec. 8, 2015

We stand together.

University Advancement Leadership Transition

Dec. 2, 2015

A message about university advancement's leadership transition.

Terrorist Attack in Paris

Nov. 16, 2015

A response to Paris's terrorist attack.


A Holiday Message

Dec. 16, 2014

A holiday message from Chancellor Gillman.

50th Anniversary Anteater Spirit Rally

Nov. 18, 2014

An invitation to the campus community to join together at 50th Anniversary Anteater Spirit Rally.

Proposed UC Long-Term Stability Plan

Nov. 17, 2014

A message on UC's long-term stability plan.

Illuminations, the Chancellor's UC Irvine Arts and Culture Initiative

Oct. 16, 2014

Introducing new chancellor’s UC Irvine Arts and Culture Initiative, "Illuminations."