Spanning across 2.1 acres, the building site for
the UCR Multidisciplinary Research Building 1
has propelled UCR’s mission of The Path to Preeminence.
Consisting of 5 stories and 179,100
GSF, MRB1 will provide research space for 56
Principal Investigators and their staff. The building
includes research laboratories for wet and dry
research, laboratory support areas, core laboratory
facilities for specialized research and shared
equipment, research offices, seminar rooms,
break-out space, as well as shell space for future
This building is adaptable to allow for emerging research demands over the next several decades.