Corporate Relations


The Office of the Vice Provost of Teaching and Learning is your central point of contact to connect with undergraduate students in all majors. Serving students in the Campuswide Honors Collegium, Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program, Student Success Initiatives, ANTrepreneur Center, and more you are sure to find the opportunity to connect with bright, talented students representing the diverse culture of UCI. OVPTL’s mission, to promote students’ academic and future success through campus and community partnerships, drives our corporate engagement offerings. Your connection to UCI undergraduates is an integral aspect of their growth and development as professionals. We invite you to explore the options listed below or contact a Corporate Relations team member for more information.

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For more information about OVPTL and our corporations to philanthropic opportunities or to discuss opportunities to support programs and join the CHC Corporate Founders Circle or Dean’s Advisory Group at UCI, please contact Jennifer Smith, Executive Director of Development with UCI Advancement.

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Michelle Aviles Foley is the Corporate Relations Liaison for OVPTL’s Corporate Engagement Programs. She supports corporate partners in navigating the resources, activities, and student connections offered by OVPTL as well as the campus at large. She works to help you achieve the goals driving you to connect with UCI students and programs. Michelle also provides professional development training available to over 100 students working for OVPTL each academic year. This training allows the insights provided by corporate partners to flow directly to students resulting in a stronger workforce entering the internship and entry level job market. Michelle received her B.A. in Communication Studies, Interpersonal and Organizational Communication, from California State University, Long Beach. Contact Michelle for information about programs available to the corporate community.