Parents Association


Your Involvement Matters

The support of parents and families plays an integral role in their student’s experience at UCR. The Parents Association is an opportunity for parents to engage with the campus and stay connected with their student. All parents and families of current students are invited to participate.


Upcoming Events

Interested in Volunteering?

The UCR Parents Association values parent participation. There are multiple opportunities for parents and families to get involved. 


Chan Family

Ed and Lena Chan traveled with their daughter to visit 4 college campuses and were pleased when their daughter, Olivia, chose to attend UCR. The Chans were impressed with the university’s academic programs and the many activities and groups that promote social and professional growth among students. Ed and Lena have committed to being involved, serving as Parent Philanthropy Ambassadors with the UCR Parents Association, co-hosting a parent welcome event in their community, and traveling to campus for recruitment events and parent meetings.

Your Gift Supports

When you give to UCR you support academic excellence, research, and your student’s journey at UCR.

“As parents, we are very proud of the accomplishments of our UCR student, having graduated from this fine and wonderful research university. UCR is a place for exploration, acceptance, and guidance; this is the same passion my wife and I strive to share with our children. If this is your wish for your child, you’ve come to the right place.”



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