University of California -- Los Angeles

Los Angeles, CA

University of California -- Los Angeles

Los Angeles, CA

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Tuition & Fees

$13,563

$43,317

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
50%
600-699
37%
500-599
11%
400-499
0
700-800
59%
600-699
24%
500-599
15%
400-499
1%
300-399
0
30-36
65%
24-29
21%
18-23
12%
12-17
0
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undergraduateRatios

41%

male

58%

female

1

teacher

18

students

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Extremely Selective

12%

acceptance rate

Accepted 13,720
Declined 97,602
Total Received 111,322
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Public

31,543

undergraduate students

14,199

graduate students

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Location

School Facts

UCLA is a public, comprehensive university. Founded as a Normal school in 1919, it later became the first branch of the University of California system. Its 419-acre campus is located in Westwood Village, within the corporate limits of Los Angeles.

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Application link Apply online
Public/private Public
Campus enrollment 45,742
Established in 1919
Coeducational Coeducational

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419-acre campus in Los Angeles (population: 3,999,759). Served by air, bus, and train. School operates campus transportation system. Public transportation serves campus.

  • Metropolitan area: Los Angeles
  • Campus Size: hectares
  • Nearest airport: Los Angeles International

University of California — Los Angeles
405 Hilgard Avenue
Los Angeles
90095-1405

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
48%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
yes
Freshman guaranteed housing
yes
Coed housing
yes
Disabled student housing

Top Events

  • Bruin Bash
  • Blue and Gold Week
  • Spring Sing

Fun Facts

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Campus Facts

  • Student-run campus newspaper
  • Drama/Theater group
  • Student-run radio station
  • Marching band
  • Choral groups
  • National fraternities on campus
  • Local fraternities on campus
  • National soroities on campus
  • Local sororities on campus

Campus Security

  • 24 hour emergency telephone/alarm devices
  • 24 hour patrol by trained security personnel
  • Student patrols
  • Late-night transport/escort service
  • Electronically-operated dormitory entrances

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
50%
600-699
37%
500-599
11%
400-499
0
700-800
59%
600-699
24%
500-599
15%
400-499
1%
300-399
0
30-36
65%
24-29
21%
18-23
12%
12-17
0

Admissions Facts

Considers standardized test scores in admission decisions yes
Application fee $70
Application deadline November 30
Average Freshman GPA (4.0 scale) 3.9

Extremely Selective

12%

acceptance rate

Accepted 13,720
Declined 97,602
Total Received 111,322

Admissions Factors

Very Important

application essay
academic GPA
rigor of secondary school record
standardized test scores

Important

extracurricular activities
character/personal qualities
talent/ability
volunteer work
work experience

Considered

first generation
geographical residence
state residency

Not Considered

alumni/ae relation
level of applicant's interest
interview
racial/ethnic status
class rank
recommendation(s)
religious affiliation/commitment

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International Facts

Accepts International Baccalaureate no
Offers English as a second language no

Varsity Sports

M W
Baseball
Basketball
Crew
Cross-country running
Football
Golf
Gymnastics
Soccer
Softball
Swimming and diving
Tennis
Track and field
Volleyball
Water polo

Intramural Sports Men

Archery, Badminton, Bowling, Fencing, Ice hockey, Lacrosse, Racquetball, Riflery, Rugby, Sailing, Skiing (cross-country), Skiing (downhill), Squash, Table tennis, Ultimate frisbee

Intramural Sports Women

Archery, Badminton, Bowling, Fencing, Field hockey, Ice hockey, Lacrosse, Racquetball, Riflery, Rugby, Sailing, Skiing (cross-country), Skiing (downhill), Squash, Table tennis, Ultimate frisbee

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Athletic Conference

NCAA Division 1

Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/Space Engineering
African Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
African-American/Black Studies
Agricultural Engineering
American Indian/Native American Studies
American Literature (United States)
Ancient/Classical Greek Language and Literature
Anthropology
Applied Mathematics, General
Arabic Language and Literature
Architecture
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
Art/Art Studies, General
Asian-American Studies
Astrophysics
Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology, Other
Biochemistry
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Biomathematics, Bioinformatics, and Computational Biology, Other
Biophysics
Business/Managerial Economics
Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology
Chemical Engineering
Chemistry, General
Chinese Language and Literature
Civil Engineering, General
Classical, Ancient Mediterranean and Near Eastern Studies and Archaeology
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other
Cognitive Science
Comparative Literature
Computational Mathematics
Computer Engineering, General
Computer and Information Sciences, General
Dance, General
Design and Applied Arts, Other
Development Economics and International Development
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
Ecology
Economics, General
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
English Language and Literature, General
Environmental Science
European Studies/Civilization
Film/Cinema/Video Studies
Financial Mathematics
Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other
French Language and Literature
Geography
Geography, Other
Geological/Geophysical Engineering
Geology/Earth Science, General
Geophysics and Seismology
German Language and Literature
History, General
Human Biology
International/Global Studies
Italian Language and Literature
Japanese Language and Literature
Jewish/Judaic Studies
Korean Language and Literature
Latin American Studies
Latin Language and Literature
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other
Linguistic, Comparative, and Related Language Studies and Services, Other
Linguistics
Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography
Materials Engineering
Materials Science
Mathematics, General
Mathematics, Other
Mechanical Engineering
Microbiological Sciences and Immunology, Other
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
Music History, Literature, and Theory
Music, General
Musicology and Ethnomusicology
Philosophy
Physics, General
Physiological Psychology/Psychobiology
Physiology, General
Political Science and Government, General
Portuguese Language and Literature
Psychology, General
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing, Other
Religion/Religious Studies
Russian Language and Literature
Russian Studies
Scandinavian Studies
Slavic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
Sociology
Spanish Language and Literature
Statistics, General
Visual and Performing Arts, Other
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Programs Offered

  • Double major
  • Independent study
  • Accelerated degree
  • Freshman honors college
  • Graduated courses offered to undergraduates
  • Internships
  • Off campus study
  • Summer session for credit
  • Study abroad
  • Army ROTC
  • Navy ROTC
  • Air force ROTC

Other Programs

  • Doctoral degree - professional
  • Doctoral degree research/scholarship

45,742

total students

87.4%

in-state

12.6%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

69%

31,543
students

Female
58%
18,370

Male
41%
13,073

31%

14,199
students

Female
48%
6,774

Male
52%
7,415

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

98%

30,872
students

Female
59%
18,097

Male
41%
12,775

2%

571
students

Female
48%
273

Male
52%
298

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Student Facts

Freshman retention rate 96%
Student 4 year graduation rate 79%
Student 5 year graduation rate 10%
Student 6 year graduation rate 2%

Student Break-down

11%
Nonresident aliens
3%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
27%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
22%
Hispanic/Latino
26%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
2%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
5%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

3,281

Transfer students enrolled

7%

Transfer students

Transfer Information

Fall transfer enrollment yes
Winter transfer enrollment no
Spring transfer enrollment no
Summer transfer enrollment no
Accepts CLEP subject tests no
Accepts CLEP general tests no
Accepts excelsior college examinations no
Generally accepts credits from other institutions yes
Accepts DSST/DANTES no
Accepts Life Long Learning Credit no
Age limit (number of years) for completed credits/courses to be transferred no
No Age limit for completed credits/courses to be transferred no

Transfer Application Deadlines

Fall: November 30

Transfer difficulty

Very difficult

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Counseling services

  • Group career
  • Individual career
  • Learning disability
  • Legal
  • Personal/Psychological
  • Veteran student

Remedial services offered

Not reported

Career placement services

  • Alumni Network
  • Career Library
  • Career interest testing
  • Interview workshop
  • Job Fairs
  • Job Interviews
  • Job bank
  • On-campus employer recruitment
  • Other career services
  • Resume preparation
  • Resume referral

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

Not Reported

Additional services

  • 24 hour library
  • Computer training or assistance
  • Health clinic
  • Library reserved study rooms
  • Women's center

Special programs for physically disabled students

Not Reported

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