Learn more about Social Ecology Graduate Programs

The School of Social Ecology welcomes students from all disciplines to apply to its graduate programs. While we are currently unable to offer on-campus visits, we would be delighted to connect with you online to discuss the opportunities you can pursue in one of our three academic departments: Criminology, Law & Society, Psychological Science, or Urban Planning & Public Policy.

Online Information Sessions Video Archive - Information Sessions

Application Workshops Application Instructions

Virtual Campus Tour  Contact Us


Online Information Sessions

Online information sessions are held 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.

General Information Session (link to recording below)
Writing Tips: Statement of Purpose & Personal History Statement
Recorded Thursday, September 29, 2022
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Want more information about our graduate programs? Access the video archive below:

VIDEO ARCHIVE - PROGRAM INFORMATION SESSIONS


Application Workshops

Need help with your statement of purpose or personal history statement? Have questions about the graduate application? Attend an application workshop this Fall!

Application workshops give prospective applicants a chance to meet with Social Ecology Graduate Ambassadors and receive feedback on their statement of purpose and personal history statement. 

Register for one of the Zoom sessions below to receive instructions on how to submit your statement(s) for feedback. This service is free for all prospective graduate applicants to the School of Social Ecology.

Monday, October 3, 7-8 PM PST
For applicants to the MA programs in Legal and Forensic Psychology, Urban and Regional Planning, and Public Policy

Thursday, October 13, 3-4 PM PST
For applicants to the PhD programs in Psychological Science (Clinical and non-Clinical) and Criminology, Law & Society

Friday, October 21, 9-10 AM PST
For applicants to the MA in Criminology, Law & Society and PhD in Urban and Environmental Planning & Policy

Friday, November 4, 9-10 AM PST
For applicants to the MA in Criminology, Law & Society, PhD in Psychological Science (Clinical), and PhD in Urban and Environmental Planning & Policy

Thursday, November 10, 3-4 PM PST
For applicants to the PhD programs in Psychological Science and Criminology, Law & Society

Monday, November 21, 7-8 PM PST
For applicants to the MA programs in Legal and Forensic Psychology, Urban and Regional Planning, and Public Policy


Contact our Admissions Team!

If you have questions about Social Ecology graduate programs or the application process, please schedule a time to speak with the Assistant Director of Graduate Affairs.