Claire Trevor Society

The Claire Trevor Society

The Claire Trevor Society provides a front door to the arts at UCI for alumni, parents, and friends to participate in exclusive experiences and network with fellow art enthusiasts, while receiving special recognition and opportunities to engage in the school’s growth.

With your support the Claire Trevor Society enhances the academic and creative excellence at the Claire Trevor School of the Arts. Contributions to the Claire Trevor Society enable the Dean to provide essential support for

  • Student scholarships and fellowships
  • Cutting-edge arts research
  • Innovative exhibitions and productions

2022-2023 Claire Trevor Society Impact Report

As UC Irvine adds to its significant success through the Brilliant Future campaign, we are honored to serve as Founding Chairs of the Claire Trevor Society. This support group will engage alumni, community members, business leaders and others in the exciting activities of the Claire Trevor School, its brilliant students and outstanding faculty. The Claire Trevor Society will ensure that the Dean’s Fund for Excellence will grow to accomplish the goal of producing the next generation of transformational artists.

– Founding Co-chairs, Cheryll and Richard Ruszat

I’d like to express my wholehearted gratitude to your support through the Claire Trevor Society Scholarship. As a student of low-income, I cannot tell you how important your generous contribution is in assisting the growth of my work and myself.

– Qianru Li, 2021 Claire Trevor Society Scholar, M.F.A. Candidate, Drama


Make a Difference

We offer various membership levels to join the Claire Trevor Society. For more information on ways to give, please visit here. For questions or more information please contact us at or call (949) 824-0629.


Membership Levels

Claire Trevor Society Members

Event Photos

Claire Trevor Society Scholars

Contact Us

Sarah Strozza
Senior Director of Development
(949) 824-0629




Claire Trevor Society





  • Fatima Rizvi-Flores 
    Associate Director of Development
    (949) 824-8750