University of California, Riverside

School of Medicine



About the School of Medicine


Mission, Goals and History

The School of Medicine was conceived to address a shortfall of health care professionals in Inland Southern California. Learn more about the mission of the school and the history of the medical education programs at UC Riverside.

Message from the Dean

Dean G. Richard Olds writes about the mission of the School of Medicine and how the school will make a positive difference in the health care and overall health of the people of Inland Southern California.

Our LeadershipDean G. Richard Olds

The individuals who make up the School of Medicine Leadership Team are well-respected leaders in the field of medical education, united in the goal of improving health care for the residents of Inland Southern California.

Our Location and Facilities

The headquarters and primary teaching space for the School of Medicine are located in the recently renovated School of Medicine Education Building on the northeast side of campus, next to the Orbach Science Library. In addition to the Education Building, facilities also include the LEED Gold certified School of Medicine Research Building, which houses faculty laboratory space and additional administrative space. The School of Medicine Research Building is located on the southeast side of the campus, near the School of Business Administration. Future expansion plans include instructional and research facilities on West Campus near Martin Luther King Boulevard and Iowa Avenue.

More Information 

General Campus Information

University of California, Riverside
900 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521
Tel: (951) 827-1012

School Information

School of Medicine
2608 School of Medicine Education Building

Admissions Inquiries: (951) 827-4333
General Inquiries: (951) 827-4568
Fax: (951) 827-7688
E-mail: medschool@ucr.edu

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