New Campus















We are pleased to announce that Westcliff University have moved to a brand new, state of the art campus in Irvine. This campus is more than Continue reading

Regional Accreditation Achieved by Westcliff University

With much pride, this is to announce that Westcliff University has received confirmation from the WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC) that on June 29, 2018 WSCUC formally granted regional accreditation to Westcliff University for an initial period of Continue reading

Westcliff University’s 2017 Commencement Keynote Speech by Michael O’Brien, Vice President of Hyundai

Westcliff University was honored to have Michael O'Brien, the Vice President of Hyundai, to present the Keynote Address at their 2017 Graduation Ceremony. Mr. O'Brien's speech made a comparison of the graduates to the booming automotive industry. Mr. O'Brien Continue reading

Memorial Day – A Time to Give Respect – by Dr. David McKinney Provost, Westcliff University


I have a strong memory, a flashback, of my Father’s burial many, many years ago, A soldier played the bugle call “Taps.” Then two soldiers folded the flag that covered the coffin in a slow, methodical, ceremonious manner and Continue reading

Innovating American English Outreach in Collaboration with the Private Sector

Westcliff University’s Dr. Julie Ciancio and Jennifer Hirashiki worked with a team of educators and administrators from the University of Pennsylvania, Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) International Association, and the University of Calgary to crowdsource advice Continue reading