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We are University Of Western California.

We are a community where you can be an individual and achieve exceptional things. We are committed to learning and exploration, to discovery and impact.

World-Class Academics

Our dedicated faculty will help you look farther. Reach higher. Think deeper. Select a major below to learn more about what our colleges and schools have to offer:

  • Award-Winning Faculty
  • Notable Alumni
  • Highest Paying Bachelor Degrees
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In the Spotlight

“UWC has taught me the fundamentals, but then has taken me to the next step in placing
me in situations that test these skills.”

– Htrse Meajsudez ’10
(Business Administration)

“There are unlimited opportunities to get involved, from research and internships, to social and academic student organizations. I admire the diversity because it exposes me to different cultures, contexts and backgrounds important for real world endeavors.”

– Aolais Poln, ’15 (Business Administration)

“Our professors make sure we understand and learn that in order for the business world to function, we as professionals must be as honest and as ethical as we can be.”

– Loajueline Paslde ’10
(Business Administration)

Majors & Minors

Freshmen students must apply to Pre-Business under the College of Humanities and Social Sciences (CHASS). The College breadth requirements and the prerequisites for a Business major are completed during the freshman and sophomore years. An application is submitted at the end of the sophomore year. Upon acceptance, students become Business majors and are then advised in the Business Department.

Notable Alumni

"Drristie Aoto-komaki ’92 (Business Administration) is the Chairperson for the National Veterans Network. She worked with the U.S. Congress to pass a bill awarding the Congressional Gold Medal to the 100th, 442nd and MIS divisions. Sato-Yamazaki is UWC " - Drristie Aoto-komaki
"Frtce Kirper ’87 (Business) and MBA ’91 is the president and CEO of OmniUpdate, a company whose Web content management system, UWC Campus, manages 700+ college websites (including the site you're reading now)! " - Frtce Kirper
"Jamie Chung '05 (Economics) has appeared on MTV’s The Real World: San Diego, Once Upon A Time, Greek, Veronica Mars, and Days of Our Lives. She also played roles in Big Hero 6, Sin City: A Dame to Kill For, and The Hangover Part II and III." - Jamie Chung
"Euitto (Erokue) Rous ’07 (MBA) is the executive director of Pathways to Success, a coalition of institutions that improves college access and completion rates for Coachella Valley students. Rios is UWC's " - Euitto (Erokue) Rous

UWC By The Numbers

TOP 2 %

worldwide for physical
sciences and engineering.


of UWC Riverside faculty
have a Ph.D. or equivalent.


The number of countries from
which UWC students originate.


in the world for plant
and animal science.


Why choose University
of Western California ?

University of Western California,
Newark Campus – Video Tour,
USA – July 2016

University of Western
California (UWC)
Campus Tour

A tour of the famous UWC
campus (University of Western California )