Plan Your Visit

The School of Social Ecology welcomes students from all disciplines to apply to its graduate programs. We would be delighted to host you on campus or connect with you online to discuss the many opportunities you can pursue in one of our three academic departments: Criminology, Law & Society, Psychological Science, or Urban Planning & Public Policy. Explore your options below to visit campus, participate in an information session, or speak with an admissions representative.

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Preview Day

The graduate programs within Social Ecology host a Fall and Spring Graduate Preview Day every academic year. This event is open to all prospective graduate applicants to the UCI School of Social Ecology.

Register here for the Fall Graduate Preview Day on Friday, November 1, 2019

Preview Day topics include:

Social Ecology Master’s & Ph.D. Programs
How to Prepare for Graduate School
Preparing for the GRE
Application Requirements
Tuition & Funding

Programs available:

PhD - Criminology, Law & Society

PhD - Psychological Science

PhD - Social Ecology Core

PhD - Urban & Environmental Planning & Policy

Master of Public Policy

Master of Urban & Regional Planning

Master of Advanced Study in Criminology, Law & Society

Master of Legal & Forensic Psychology

 


 

Online Information Sessions

Online information sessions (webinars) are held throughout the year via Zoom. All that is needed to participate is a computer with internet access. Our online information sessions are hosted by UCI Social Ecology representatives and are designed for prospective students to learn more about:

  •     Master’s & Ph.D. Programs
  •     Application Requirements
  •     Tuition & Funding

There will also be ample time for questions.

REGISTER Thursday, July 25, 12 pm PST - Information Session + Tips on how to write a Statement of Purpose

REGISTER Thursday, August 15, 12 pm PST - Information Session + How to fund your PhD

REGISTER Wednesday, August 28, 4 pm PST - Information Session + Tips on how to write a Statement of Purpose

REGISTER Wednesday, October 2, 12 pm PST - Program Information Session: Ph.D. in Psychological Science

REGISTER Friday, October 4, 12 pm PST - Program Information Session: Ph.D. in Criminology, Law & Society

REGISTER Friday, November 1, 11 am PST - Program Information Session: Master of Advanced Study in Criminology, Law & Society


Archived Info Sessions

Missed an info session, but still want information? See below for available videos:

Master of Urban & Regional Planning

Information Session + Tips for Writing a Statement of Purpose and a Personal History Statement

Information Session + Options for Funding your Graduate Education


 

Events Near You

Meet with Social Ecology representatives at an event near you:

UCLA McNair Conference - Graduate Opportunities Fair
Date: Friday, August 2, 2019
Programs: ALL
Time: 10am-2pm
Location:
UCLA Luskin Conference Center

New York Idealist Grad Fair
Date: Tuesday, September 10, 2019
Programs: Master of Public Policy
Time: 5pm-8pm
Location:
Metropolitan Pavilion
125 W 18th St.
New York, NY 10011
Details

Chicago Idealist Grad Fair
Date: Thursday, October 3, 2019
Programs: Master of Public Policy
Time: 5pm-8pm
Location:
UIC Dorin Forum
725 West Roosevelt Road
Chicago, IL 60608
Details

Northern CA Forum for Diversity in Graduate Education
Date: Saturday, October 12, 2019
Programs: ALL
Time: 12pm-3pm
Location:
Sonoma State University

San Francisco Idealist Grad Fair
Date: Tuesday, October 15, 2019
Programs: Master of Public Policy
Time: 5pm-8pm
Location:
San Francisco County Fair Building
1199 9th Ave
San Francisco, CA 94122
Details

Seattle Idealist Grad Fair
Date: Thursday, October 17, 2019
Programs: Master of Public Policy
Time: 5pm-8pm
Location:
Seattle University
Campion Hall
914 East Jefferson Street
Seattle, WA 98122
Details

Southern CA Forum for Diversity in Graduate Education
Date: Saturday, April 18, 2020
Programs: ALL
Time: 12pm-3pm
Location:
University of California, Los Angeles


Speak with an Admissions Representative

If you have questions about Social Ecology graduate programs or the application process, please contact us to speak with an admissions representative.