The University of California Trust (UK) was established in 1999 by California Governor Gray Davis and UC President Atkinson as a joint initiative with the California Trade & Commerce Agency. At present, the Trust is funded, in part by the UC Office of Institutional Advancement, and governed by a board of trustees.

Based in London, the UC Trust (UK) shares offices with the UCEAP London Study Centre and UCLA in Europe

UC Trust (UK)'s Areas of Focus

Charitable Giving

A registered British Charity (No. 1075405), the Trust facilitates charitable giving to all 10 UC campuses. Donors from the UK and European can access tax-effective giving options to any funds or scholarships at the campuses. This includes funding to advance medical research, study abroad scholarships, climate change research – among so many others!

Mission & Annual Reports

Engagement Programs for the UC community

Collaborating with UC alumni boards and committees, the Trust supports a lively program of social and educational activities for University of California alumni, students, parents and friends living in the UK and Europe.

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