The most important issue in higher education is reducing the cost of education and trying to provide access so the millions of students around the world that are desperately seeking education. Right now open education can deliver solutions to these important issues. But the only way we can do that is to have your support. Any donation, monetary or the provision of educational content will help UCI reach its important land-grant mission of providing high-quality, university level education to students, teachers and self learners around the world. No contribution is too small. Please join UC Irvine in this important initiative and together can make a difference in the lives of millions of people.
Your tax-deductible (US-only) contribution to UCI OpenCourseWare is welcome in any amount. Support the hundreds of thousands of users who watch lectures, review course materials, and enhance their own learning by making even a small donation. Your donation permits us to put up more classes every year on a wider variety of topics. Did you already benefit from a professor, a course, or a lecture featured on this site? Please contact us about how to provide a personalized testimonial.
Did you know that you are permitted to download our courses and videos? Even though UCI’s OpenCourseWare project receives no public monies, we are in the business of reaching everyone we can with educational opportunities. Your help is vital in maintaining this service. Donate a lot or donate a little. The choice is yours to help others continue to benefit from freely and openly available course materials and videos.
With UCI’s Open Chemistry project, learners around the world are able to join us (virtually) in many of our lecture halls and learn about everything from basic principles of chemistry to more advanced topics. We have been joined by generous support from a grant from the California Community Colleges and the California State University, but more is needed to move our project to the next stage, in which students from around the country and the world can collaborate using these resources to help one another. Your support can make a big difference.
Part of the public mission of the University of California is service to the community, which, thanks, to the Internet, has become a global community of learners. Your support in amounts small or large, can help support independent learners, lecturers and professors, and even other universities to add new courses to their portfolios. We receive daily a large number of testimonials and letters of thanks, but in order to serve others, we rely on your help. The OpenCourseWare project receives no public monies.
The class ended six hours ago. You sent an email to the lecturer, but he or she may not respond in time. Where can you go to understand a topic that will be on tomorrow’s exam? UCI OpenChem and UCI OpenCourseWare is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Providing this service is costly. You can help us with any donation, small or large. When you do it, you help yourself and you help others at the same time.
With your support of UCI OpenCourseWare,
you help us:
- Stay open 24/7, 365 days a year.
- Provide high quality courses and course materials free on a global scale to educators, students, and self-learners.
- Remain accessible from anywhere, at any time, on any device.
- Showcase UC Irvine’s top-notch faculty to the world.
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UC Irvine OpenCourseWare is the future of education. With your support, we can continue to improve the quality of our offerings, expand our accessibility, and create new and innovative tools to improve the lives of millions around the world.
Whether you are an educator, a student, or a self-learner, UCI OCW was created for you. As educators, you are encouraged to use the materials for curriculum development. As students, you can augment your current learning by making use of the materials offered. And as self-learners, you are encouraged to draw upon the material for self-study and supplementary use.
By donating to UCI OCW, you reaffirming your belief that everyone deserves the opportunity to learn and enrich themselves. You support our mission and you believe everyone deserves the opportunity to learn anything, anytime, anywhere.