In the Wall Street Journal/Times Greater Education positions of top UNITED STATE universities in 2018, UCI rated third for giving an efficient learning atmosphere. For that classification, which constitutes 10 percent of the general positions, the Journal/Times reviewed how universities do well in bring in a diverse trainee body and also providing outlets and also possibilities for these trainees to thrive. Particularly, the customers searched for the proportion of global pupils, student diversity, student inclusion and also staff variety. In 2017, UCI received federal recognition for its student diversity, acquiring Hispanic-serving establishment as well as Oriental American & & Native American Pacific Islander-serving establishment status, demonstrating the university’s dedication to providing a first-rate education to every certified trainee. In addition, UCI is the No. 1 selection among UC universities for in-state Latino senior high school grads as well as No. 2 for African Americans. On the whole, UCI was ranked No. 7 in the West among public colleges by the Journal/Times.