University of California, RiversideUCR

New Student Programs 


new students

Welcome, new Highlanders! 

The mission of New Student Programs is to enhance the university experience of first-year students by providing ongoing programs and services that facilitate peer connections, encourage campus engagement, and promote helpful resources. Whether this is your first year at college or your first year on campus after transferring from another institution, New Student Programs is here to help you successfully navigate the transition to UCR!

Contact Information

Heather Correa
Coordinator of Orientation and First-Year Programs

Lizzie Brister
Orientation and First-Year Programs Advisor



More Information

General Campus Information

University of California, Riverside
900 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521
Tel: (951) 827-1012

Department Information

Student Life, 229 HUB
Student Life

Tel: (951) 827-7344
Fax: (951) 827-2439
E-mail: ucrlife@ucr.edu