UCI Police Officer Employment

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The UCI Police Department has enjoyed great success in recruiting highly qualified candidates to join our team. We take pride in our community, our department, and the quality of service we provide as a professional law enforcement agency to the members of UCI.

The Ideal Candidate

Candidates for the UCI Police Department must be passionate individuals who embrace working within a diverse community to preserve the safety and security of our University. The ideal candidate will build and maintain relationships of trust, credibility, and collaboration with students, faculty, and staff of varying and distinct backgrounds.
The combined spirit and dedication of past and present members of the UCI Police Department helps us maintain the trust, confidence, and support of our UCI campus community and medical center.




Special Assignments

In addition to working as a police officer, we offer many special assignments to help develop and expand your career goals.

  • Bicycle Unit
  • Corporal
  • Detectives
  • Dual Sport Motorcycle Program
  • Field Training Officer
  • Party Patrol & DUI Enforcement
  • Range Instructor
  • Recruiting Team
  • Systemwide Response Team