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.

Preview Day

The graduate programs within Social Ecology host a Fall and Spring Graduate Preview Day every academic year. This event is FREE and open to prospective graduate applicants. Are you interested in being notified when the next Preview Day is available?

Register here to be notified when future dates are announced.

Preview Day topics include:

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

Programs available:

PhD - Criminology, Law & Society

PhD - Planning, Policy & Design

PhD - Psychological Science

PhD - Social Ecology Core

Master of Public Policy

Master of Urban & Regional Planning

Master of Advanced Study in Criminology, Law & Society

Master of Legal & Forensic Psychology

Online Information Session

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 here to be notified when future dates are announced.

Archived Info Sessions

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

Master of Urban & Regional Planning

Events Near You

Meet with Social Ecology representatives at an event near you:

MAS in Criminology, Law & Society
Northern CA Meet & Greet

Date: Friday, March 22, 2019
Programs: MAS
Time: 5pm-7pm
The Pub
851 Beach Street
San Francisco, CA

CA Forum for Diversity in Graduate Education
Date: Saturday, April 6, 2019
Programs: ALL
Time: 12pm-3pm
University of California, Davis
1 Shields Ave
Davis, CA 95616

CSU Long Beach Psych Day
Date: Wednesday, April 17, 2019
Programs: PhD in Psychological Science
Time: 11am-3pm
California State University, Long Beach (CSULB) campus
1250 Bellflower Blvd
Long Beach, CA 90840

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.