Connect with Student Affairs offices by email, phone, online, video conference, and in-person appointments throughout the campus closure.

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Vice Chancellor Brian L. Haynes, Ph.D.


Hello, and Welcome Highlanders to UC Riverside!

My name is Brian Haynes, vice chancellor for student affairs. It is my privilege to welcome you all to our university. I hope each of you will discover the extraordinary beauty of our campus and its profound resources designed to help you excel in the academic journey.

This is your time to explore, collaborate, and unite with your peers, faculty, and staff. Don’t let anything or anyone hold you back. You are taking the next step in your academic career and it is one that you should be very proud of. Each of you have the ability to transform the world for the better, and make a positive difference in the communities you serve as global change agents.

Please take a moment to review the following student services that are available to you virtually during this time. Many of our offices are available through online appointments and can be accessed via email, Zoom, or through social media.

If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to reach out at vcsa@ucr.edu. I’d be happy to connect with you.

Take care and stay safe.

Best Regards,
Brian L. Haynes, Ph.D.
Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs

 

Update: Check out our new video, Navigating the Off-Campus Environment. In it, Dean of Students, Christine Mata welcomes Fair Housing of Riverside County program manager Nathan Cieszynski who presents options and resources for students who are considering off-campus housing options. Subjects includes understanding fair housing, renters’ rights, discrimination, and rental issues in Riverside County.

Student Affairs Services

This page will connect you with all of the Student Affairs offices providing services by email, by phone, in-person, online, and by video conference throughout the campus closure. You can also find information on how to support students in need on this page. These icons indicate how each office is serving students:

  •   Office is communicating with students by email.
  •   Office is communicating with students by phone.
  • Office is offering in-person services by appointment only.
  •   Office is offering video appointments.
  •   Office is scheduling appointments online or offering other online services.
Emergency Resources

Information regarding emergencies that affect the campus will be shared through:

Local Hospitals

Riverside Community Hospital
(951) 788-3000
4445 Magnolia Ave. | Riverside, CA 92501

Riverside University Health System
(951) 486-4000
26520 Cactus Ave. | Moreno Valley, CA 92555

Parkview Community Hospital
(951) 688-2211
3865 Jackson Ave. | Riverside, CA 92503

Protect Yourself, Your Family, School, and Community

Take the Pledge to Keep Highlanders Healthy

Read the pledge

Gold Medal Service Award

Nominate a Student Affairs staff member for this monthly award that recognizes great work in service to the division, the UCR campus, and UCR students.

Submit a Nomination!

Health, Well-being & Safety

These offices are available to support your physical and mental health and well-being.

Basic Needs

 
Office: 110 Costo Hall
R'Pantry: By Appointment

(951) 827-3663 | basicneeds.ucr.edu | basicneeds@ucr.edu
rpantry.ucr.edu | Basic Needs Assistance

Basic needs provides support for students experiencing experiencing basic need challenges, such as food insecurity, housing displacement/homelessness, or financial crisis.

Campus Advocacy, Resources & Education (CARE)
    
HUB 377 | (951) 827-6225 | advocate@ucr.edu | care.ucr.edu
Schedule an Appointment

Office Hours: Tuesdays and Wednesdays, 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

CARE is an advocacy and prevention center committed to ending sexual and relationship violence at UC Riverside by providing trauma-informed primary prevention, direct advocacy and resources related to experiences of sexual assault, relationship violence and stalking.
Counseling & Psychological Services (CAPS)
  
(951) 827-5531 or (951) UCR-TALK | counseling.ucr.edu

Student Health Services Building, North Wing 

Office Hours (closed daily, 12–1 p.m.)
M, T, W & F: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
TH: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Walk-in Consultation (closed daily, 12–1 p.m.)
M, T, W & F: 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
TH: 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Speak to a Counselor 24/7
(951 ) UCR-TALK (827-8255)

Make an Appointment
(Appointment line is only active during office hours.)
(951) 827-5531

Student Affairs Case Management
   
Case Management: (951) 827-5000
Respondent Services: (951) 827-9359
casemanager@ucr.edu | casemanagement.ucr.edu

Monday – Friday 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Office: 125 Costo Hall

Staff is available by phone and email to schedule Zoom Meetings.
Student Disability Resource Center (SDRC)

    
1228 Student Services Building
(951) 827-3861 | sdrc.ucr.edusdrc@ucr.edu

Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Services available to regularly enrolled UCR students may include information on and referral to on- and off-campus services, mobility assistance, and academic support services. Students wishing to receive disability accommodations should contact SDRC. Accommodations are individually designed to meet the documented disability-related needs of each student.

Call or email to schedule a Zoom or phone appointment; for quick questions or information, students may RSVP to attend drop-in hours available Monday – Friday, 1pm – 2pm.

Student Health Services

  
(951) 827-3031 | studenthealth.ucr.edu

Student Health Services Building
Before coming in, please call (951) 827-3031 to set up an appointment.

Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Fridays: 8 a.m.–12 p.m and 1–4 p.m.
Thursdays: 9 a.m.–12 p.m. and 1–4 p.m.
(Closed for lunch daily from 12–1 p.m.)

NurseLine (877) 351-3457 is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Student Health Services is offering in-person services and video consultations by appointment only. Please call to be screened and triaged by a nurse or staff member, and to schedule an appointment.

UC Police

    
3500 Canyon Crest Drive, Riverside, CA 92521 
(951) 827-5222 | police.ucr.eduucpdgeneralmail@ucr.edu

Lobby Hours: 7:00 AM - 9:00 PM

The Police Department is a professional police agency staffed by individuals who cherish and preserve the highest standards of conduct and performance.

The Well
   
HUB 248 | (951) 827-9355
thewell@ucr.edu | well.ucr.edu

Mon-Fri 8am-5pm; in-person grocery and grocery-card distribution TBD

The Well provides health education and health promotion resources for UCR students' overall well-being, and coordinates basic needs services, including R'Pantry and the Economic Crisis Response Team. Staff is available by phone and email to schedule Zoom Meetings.
 

Campus Life

These offices are available to keep you connected to campus activities, organizations, supportive programming, and news.

ASPB (Associated Students Program Board)
  
(951) 827-3615
geovanny.perez@ucr.edu | aspb.ucr.edu

Monday–Friday 8 a.m.–5 p.m.

Staff and student representatives are available by phone and email. ASPB provides campus entertainment to all UCR undergraduate students.
Associated Students (ASUCR)
  
(951) 827-3621
asucr@ucr.edu | asucr.ucr.edu

Monday–Friday 8 a.m.–5 p.m.

ASUCR staff and student representatives are available by phone and email.
Dean of Students
 
deanofstudents@ucr.edu | deanofstudents.ucr.edu

Please email for assistance.
Graduate Students Association (GSA)
  
(951) 827-3141
gsaucr@ucr.edu | gsa.ucr.edu

Monday–Friday 8 a.m.–5 p.m.

GSA staff and student representatives are available by phone and email.
The Highlander Newspaper
   
(951) 827-3457
editorinchief@highlandernews.org | highlandernews.org

Monday–Friday 8 a.m.–5 p.m.

Student Staff available by phone/Email.
Highlander Union Building (HUB)
   
(951) 827-5778
hub@ucr.edu | hub.ucr.edu

Monday–Friday 8 a.m.–5 p.m.

The Highlander Union Building's mission is to enhance the educational, recreational and social experiences of the campus community. We accomplish this by developing a comfortable, inclusive environment that fosters student development, community outreach and open discourse. Staff is available by email to schedule Zoom appointments or calls.
KUCR
  
KUCR Studio Phone: (951) 827-5827
KUCR Studio Business: (951) 827-3838 or (951) 827-3737
KUCR Administration: (951) 827-3140
kucr.org

KUCR programming can be heard 24/7 on FM radio at 88.3 in Riverside, San Bernardino, and other neighboring cities. A live stream is available on the station's website.
Residential Life
  
reslife@ucr.edu | General Information | Contact Information

24/7: Office Hours: Monday–Friday, 8 a.m.–5 p.m.

UCR Residential Life is committed to the development of a safe and inclusive, living and learning community, which holistically fosters academic, social, cultural, and personal growth.
Student Conduct & Academic Integrity Programs (SCAIP)
   
(951) 827-4208
conduct@ucr.edu | conduct.ucr.edu

Monday–Friday 8 a.m.–5 p.m.

SCAIP responds to reports of student behavior that allegedly violates campus expectations for academic integrity and other conduct. We provide information about the process to campus affiliates and oversee educational sanctions intended to prevent a recurrence of behavior of concern. Staff is available by email to schedule Zoom appointments or calls.
Student Life
   
(951) 827-7344
ucrlife@ucr.edu | studentlife.ucr.edu

Monday–Friday 8 a.m.–5 p.m.

Student Life is dedicated to the education and development of UCR's diverse student body by providing a meaningful co-curricular experience through involvement, leadership, community building, creative expression, and the fostering of campus pride. Offering opportunities for learning, leadership, community building, and creative expression. Please call or email to schedule a Zoom appointment.
Student Recreation Center
   
(951) 827-5738
recinfo@ucr.edu | recreation.ucr.edu

Monday–Friday 8 a.m.–5 p.m.

Besides offering a variety of health and nutrition programs, all UCR students are automatically members of the Student Recreation Center (SRC), a 155,000 square foot exercise, sport, and recreational facility.
Veterans Resource Center (VRC)
   
(951) 827-2099
tamara.thacker@ucr.edu | veterans.ucr.edu

Monday–Friday 8 a.m.–5 p.m.

The Veterans Resource Center is a place for UCR veteran and military-affiliated students to find (and give) support, camaraderie, and understanding and to connect to campus and community resources.
Vice Chancellor of Student Affairs (VCSA)
 
vcsa@ucr.edu

Please email for assistance.
 

Ethnic & Gender Programs

These offices are available to provide you with supportive resources, community programming, mentorship, and more.

African Student Programs (ASP)
   
133 Costo Hall
(951) 827-4576
aspucr@ucr.edu | asp.ucr.edu

Monday–Friday 8 a.m.–5 p.m.

African Student Programs is a resource center that promotes academic excellence by providing opportunities for Black Scholars in their development as role models, leaders, scholars and professionals. Staff is available by email to schedule a Zoom appointment or call.
Asian Pacific Student Programs (APSP)
   
244 Costo Hall
(951) 827-7272
apsp@ucr.edu | apsp.ucr.edu

Monday–Friday 8 a.m.–5 p.m.

Asian Pacific Student Programs is a resource which provides support, education and advocacy for AAPI students and those interested in learning about AAPI history, culture, and current issues. Staff is available by email to schedule a Zoom appointment or call.
Chicano Student Programs (CSP)
   
145 Costo Hall
(951) 827-3821
alice.chavez@ucr.edu | arlene.cano@ucr.edu | estella.acuna@ucr.edu | csp.ucr.edu

Monday–Friday 8 a.m.–5 p.m.

CSP staff is offering Zoom appointments. Please call or email to schedule an appointment.
LGBT Resource Center (LGBTRC)

   
245 Costo Hall
(951) 827-2267
out@ucr.edu | out.ucr.edu | Center Staff Contact Info

Monday–Thursday 9 a.m.–8 p.m. 
Fridays 9 a.m.–6 p.m.

LGBTRC staff is available via email, including to set Zoom appointments, weekdays from 9 a.m.–5 p.m.

The LGBT Resource Center provides support, education, and advocacy regarding sexual orientation and gender identity for the UCR campus community.

Middle Eastern Student Center (MESC)
   
111 Costo Hall
(951) 827-7233
oaziz@ucr.edu | ali.saadat@ucr.edu | mesc.ucr.edu

Monday–Friday 8 a.m.–5 p.m.

The MESC is a place to unite in friendship, celebrate Middle Eastern culture with our campus community and find common ground. Ultimately, it’s a place to serve the needs of Middle Eastern students and create an even more inclusive and respectful atmosphere at UCR. Follow us on instagram @mescucr for all the latest updates and information! Staff is available by email to schedule Zoom appointments or calls.
Native American Student Programs (NASP)
 
229 Costo Hall
joshuag@ucr.edu | nasp.ucr.edu


Please email for assistance.
The Office of Foster Youth Support Services (OFYSS)
  
3637 Canyon Crest Dr. #K101
fosteryouth.ucr.edu

OFYSS staff is offering Zoom appointments and hosting virtual gatherings. Please email to schedule an appointment.
Undocumented Student Programs (USP)
 
224 Costo Hall
ana.coria@ucr.edu | usp.ucr.edu | Schedule an Appointment

Monday–Friday 9 a.m.–5 p.m.

USP staff is available via appointment. Please schedule an appointment online.
Women's Resource Center (WRC)
 
260 Costo Hall
(951) 827-3337
ddavis@ucr.edu | moniquef@ucr.edu | katiee@ucr.edu | wrc.ucr.edu

Monday–Friday 8 a.m.–5 p.m.
Staff is available by email to schedule an appointment

Offering campus safety programs, sexual assault and domestic violence support, student leadership opportunities, and special events connected to women's and gender issues.
 

Student Affairs Events

 

See Events Calendar

 

Support Fellow Highlanders

These funds have been established to support UCR students who need assistance with housing, technology, food, and more throughout the campus closure and beyond.

R’Pantry

The emergency food pantry is providing UCR undergraduate and graduate students with grab-and-go grocery bags or grocery store gift cards during the campus closure. Online donations enable R’Pantry to assist students in need.

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Support Students Impacted by COVID-19

Lead by the Vice Chancellor Haynes, this crowdfunding campaign enables members of the UCR community to support students during the campus closure. Online donations will help students meet critical needs like food, housing, transportation, and technology

Donate

Tikkun Olam Fund for UCR Foster Youth

This fund was created to provide current and former foster youth students with essential educational supplies and basic resources, including emergency health services, housing, and food. For more information on the fund, and the services available at UCR for current and former foster youth, please contact the Office of Foster Youth Support Services.

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