Information Session: Master in Urban and Regional Planning Program

We invite you to join us to learn more about the Master in Urban and Regional Planning (MURP) Program at UC Irvine, now accepting applications for Fall 2016. Meet and mingle over a light lunch with MURP faculty, students and staff. Professor Doug Houston, MURP Program Director, will provide a workshop covering helpful tips and suggestions for the graduate application process.

Wednesday, December 2, 2015
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
UC Irvine, Social Ecology 1, Room 112

Schedule of Activities
11:30 -12:00 Program Overview from faculty and current students
12:00 - 12:30 Light lunch/mingle with current MURP students, including members of the Urban Planning Student Assocation (UPSA) and Planners of Color for Social Equity (PoSCE)
12:30 - 1:30 Graduate application process workshop

Getting There
Room SE112 is the seminar room on the ground floor of the Social Ecology 1 building. Closest parking is in the Social Science Parking Structure.
Campus map and directions:

Questions? Contact Alyssa Stanford, MURP Outreach Coordinator,

John Martin: Looking Back to Look Forward

Join us for "Looking Back to Look Forward" featuring John Martin, who has been a leader in the home building and community development sector in Southern California since the 1960s. He was on the development teams that helped conceive, launch, and relaunch communities in Rancho Mission Viejo with the Irvine Company, and with Newhall Land in Valencia, California. He believes that strong innovative design solutions have the power to move the housing market forward in good times and bad.
Wednesday, October 21, 2015
12 - 1:30 p.m.
UCI Campus, Social Ecology 1 Room 112
Refreshments will be served. Open to the public.

MURP Professional Reports Day

Date:  Friday, May 8, 2015
Time:  9am to 3pm
Location:  Room 112, Social Ecology 1 Building (map)
The planning community is cordially invited to a showcase of new talent as students from Irvine's rising Master of Urban and Regional Planning Class of 2015 deliver presentations on their capstone Professional Reports. Come for several or for all. Snacks and a light lunch will be served.
RSVP for free parking to Kate Hartshorn.