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The Provost and Executive Vice Chancellor is responsible for a broad portfolio of initiatives and ongoing projects related to the academic enterprise. Resources for those initiatives and projects can be found here. 

5-year Academic Calendar

Use the link below to access the Five Year Academic Calendar provided by the Registrar's Office


WASC Accreditation

UCR is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Senior College and University Commission.  The campus hosted a reaffirmation visit in 2018 and a special visit in 2022.  Our next reaffirmation visit will be in 2026.  

WASC accreditation

Strategic Planning

UCR's strategic plan ( outlines our ambitions for where we would like to be in 2030 and our intentions for how we will get there.  It highlights our central priorities and helps us hold ourselves accountable.  


Capacity Plan

The University of California's 2030 Capacity Plan lays out a path to achieve a significant level of growth in an organic, responsible way that considers the needs of campuses and their surrounding communities.  The plan relies on a mix of strategies that support the dual goals of increasing access to a UC education for more Californians and supporting students as they earn a UC degree.  Click the link below to see UCR's campus specific plan.

UCR 2030 Capacity Plan

Administrative Review of New Departments and Programs

Proposals for new departments and degree programs undergo review by both the Academic Senate and the campus administration.  The administrative review focuses on enrollment, resource needs, and impacts to other campus units.  

Administrative Review Process

Generative Artificial Intelligence in the Classroom

Guidelines and suggested practices for using generative AI in instructional settings at UCR.

Generative AI Guidelines