The Future Is Here

California’s first active learning facility – wired for 21st century education


This state-of-the-art structure will help students succeed by providing high tech, collaborative spaces that encourage them to learn actively.
Learn more about active learning.

Level 1 Lounge of the ALP
  • 400 seat lecture hall
  • 3 smaller classrooms
  • 2 large classrooms
  • Lobby, lounge and study space
Level 2 Corridor and Staircase of the ALP
  • 250 seat lecture hall
  • 1 small classroom
  • 4 large classrooms
  • 1 computer lab
  • 4 meeting rooms
Level 2 Corridor and Staircase of the ALP
  • 2 computer labs
  • 6 LARC tutorial rooms
  • OIT and LARC offices


Teaching Excellence and Innovation

Something new is clicking on campus at UCI, flipping traditional teaching on its head. Many professors no longer lecture from the podium, they engage students in research-backed active learning that not only improves grades, but fosters teamwork and other lifelong skills.

View from Outer Ring Road


Learning Spaces and Features Lecture Halls Stacked 400-seat and 250-seat lecture halls Two rows of tables and seats per tier …

ALP - Structure on UCI Campus


New school of thought First ‘active learning’ building in California to open at UCI Students collaborate on a question at …