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Society for Advancement of Chicanos/Hispanics & Native Americans in Science (SACNAS)
National Association for Black Geoscientists (NABG)
American Indian Science and Engineering Society (AISES)
Asian Americans & Pacific Islanders in Geosciences (AAPI Geosci)
Geoscience Alliance

National alliance of individuals committed to broadening the participation of Native Americans, Alaska Natives, and people of Native Hawai’ian ancestry in the geosciences.

Earth Science Women’s Network (ESWN)
500 Women Scientists
Association for Women Geoscientists (AWG)
Equity and Inclusion in Geosciences and Environmental Sciences Facebook group
International Association for Geoscience Diversity (IAGD)
National Organization of Gay and Lesbian Scientists and Technical Professionals


UCI Be Well: As part of UC Irvine’s commitment to helping all members of our community prioritize mental health and personal wellness, UCI Be Well offers a tool for searching UCI wellness programs and initiatives for undergraduate and graduate students, faculty and staff. From workshops and programs to counseling and basic needs support, UCI Be Well combines a vast array of available campus resources.

UCI Student Affairs: Services and resources for UCI students

Graduate Division Wellness: Graduate school can be tough, so we provide support along the way. Many services offered facilitate work/life balance. At UC Irvine we believe that healthy Anteaters are productive Anteaters. Explore how our graduate students and postdoctoral scholars stay healthy, focused and energized.

UCI Human Resources Wellness Resources: UCI is dedicated to building and sustaining a culture and environment that supports the well-being of our faculty and staff. UCI HR Wellness strives to advance a culture of whole-person wellness, which includes physical, mental and financial well-being while focusing on self-care. The UCI HR Wellness program focuses on developing, promoting and increasing awareness and usage of enterprise-wide and local programs and initiatives in a hybrid work environment.

Student Health Center: For student health there are a couple of important resources including the student health center which is a primary care facility. And provides health care for both graduate and undergraduate students.

UCI Basic Needs/Food Pantry: The FRESH pantry provides emergency food and toiletries to all UCI students! You can access the pantry using your UCI Student ID or ID number and all information is kept confidential. 

Counseling Centers: The counseling center, which provides counseling and mental health care for both graduate and undergraduate students. Including individual, couples, group, and family counseling.

Student Wellness Center: UCI has a student wellness and health promotion center, who have numerous resources including workshops to promote wellness and healthy living among the students at UCI

UCI First Generation: Beginning in 2014, the First-Generation Faculty (FGF) Initiative was founded under the auspices of the UCI Department of Undergraduate Education (DUE). The FGF is a collaborative faculty network, comprised of professors of all ranks in all of UC Irvine’s schools/departments, who self-identify as first-generation college students or as advocates of our first generation student population.

UCI Disability Services Center: At the University of California, Irvine, providing equal opportunities for students with disabilities is a campus-wide responsibility and commitment. Disabilities include, but are not limited to, orthopedic, visual, hearing, learning, chronic health and psychological disabilities. UCI demonstrates its core values of individual growth and development and civility and diversity by recognizing students with disabilities as an important part of its student body. The Center's mission is to empower students to reach their potential in every aspect of their lives by moving beyond success to significance through education, service, and support.

UCI Dreamers: The Dreamers’ Resource Office is dedicated to serving the AB540 and undocumented student population through advocacy, guidance, and support. The programs and services are designed for students to achieve academic, personal, and professional excellence.

UCI Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender Rource Center: The LGBTRC provides support, education, and advocacy from an intersectional perspective regarding sexual orientation/attraction and gender identity for the UC Irvine Campus Community. It provides a wide range of education and advocacy services supporting intersectional identity development in order to foster community, wellness, an open and inclusive environment for lesbian, gay, bisexual, intersex, transgender, queer, asexual, ally. UCI Veteran Services Center (

UCI Veteran Services is dedicated to providing a welcoming environment for veterans, reservists, and their dependents. The Center provides resources and programs to assist veterans in navigating their transition to civilian and student life.

UCI Women's Hub: The Mission of the Womxn's Hub at the University of California, Irvine (UCI) aims to advance equality and access to resources for all women, across lines of ethnicity, gender identity, religion, orientation and social class, by promoting community consciousness, social justice initiatives and individual growth for all women at UCI.

Associated Students - University of California, Irvine, (ASUCI): ASUCI is the student government for undergraduates , and provides many services for undergraduates as well as putting on events.

UCI Office of Inclusive Excellence

The Department of Earth System Science acknowledges our presence on the ancestral and unceded territory of the Acjachemen and Tongva peoples, who still hold strong cultural, spiritual and physical ties to this region.