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Annual Backpack Give Back
Help encourage disadvantaged youth to pursue higher education by taking part in the annual UCI Backpack Give Back. Through June 29, we will be collecting new and lightly used backpacks in partnership with South County Outreach, an organization that helps families in crisis in southern Orange County. Thank you for your support of this worthwhile community outreach program.

For more details and drop-off locations, please visit the Backpack Give Back webpage.

[Posted 4/26/18 3:18PM]

Go From Pump 2 Plug Today!
Pump2Plug, an innovative program designed to spearhead the adoption of zero-emission vehicles at UCI, is available to full-time UCI faculty and staff. This incentive program offers up to three years of complimentary Level 1 EV charging for participants who switch their gasoline-powered commute to an all-electric or plug-in hybrid powered commute.

Click here to register for Pump2Plug.

[Posted 4/23/18 1:16PM]

Roads and Lots

Academy Way Roadway Closure on May 19 and June 2
Irvine Ranch Water District (IRWD) with UCI Facilities Management will be completing the Central Plant improvement project over the next few weeks. This project will necessitate the temporary closure of Academy Way, between California Avenue and West Peltason Drive, on the following dates:
- Saturday, May 19, from 7:00 am to 4:00 pm
- Saturday, June 2, from 7:00 am to 4:00 pm

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Adam Feuerstein at 949-824-8112. Thank you for your patience during the conclusion of the maintenance project.

Please visit our map for detours around the affected area.

[Posted 5/17/18 11:25AM]

East Peltason Lane Closures
Construction for the installation of a traffic signal at the intersection of Los Trancos & E Peltason has begun. This project will impact vehicular traffic, bike lanes, and pedestrian pathways in the area, so please use caution & watch for temporary detours and partial closures.

As contractors continue to provide details of the work, including weather delays, we will offer updates here. Thank you for your patience as we work to improve campus infrastructure.

Click here for a map of the area.

[Posted 4/2/18 10:58AM]

University Drive Widening Project
City of Irvine began construction work on University Dr, between MacArthur Blvd and Campus Dr, to reduce traffic congestion for vehicles, bicyclists, & pedestrians. Once completed in the spring of 2019, this project will widen University Drive with an additional traffic lane in each direction & add better facilities for pedestrian & bicyclists. To provide minimal impact to the campus, work will take place Monday-Friday, from 10pm-5am, with some additional work occurring from 9am-3pm.

For questions about the project, please email the City of Irvine at Thank you for your patience as we support the City of Irvine during this construction project.

[Posted 3/22/18 8:19AM]

Parking Updates

Parking Lot 7 Partial Closure
In support of the construction of the new classroom and office building located in Founder's Court, parking lot 7 will be partially closed through the completion of the project in 2018. Alternate parking may be found in Mesa Parking Structure.

[Posted 6/28/17 1:14PM]

Parking Lot 12B Impacts for ISEB Project
In support of the Interdisciplinary Science and Engineering Building (ISEB) construction, parking lot 12B will be impacted. UCI Transportation will continue to closely monitor the area and provide adjustments to parking stall types in nearby parking locations when necessary in preparation for the eventual loss of parking in lot 12B. As contractors provide further details of their work schedules, we will also continue to offer updates on the T&DS website. Thank you for your patience as we work to accommodate campus construction impacts.

[Posted 5/2/18 3:29PM]

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