Good Things To Know Before You Enroll
Information & Reference
Wellness & Safety
Other Support Services
- Transfer Student Center
The Transfer Student Center helps transfer students make the transition to UCLA.
- International Students
If you plan to attend UCLA on a student (F1) visa, there are several things you must do before you become a UCLA student.
- Undocumented Student Program
- Bruin Resource Center
- Veterans' Services
- Students with dependents (parenting students)
- First Gen Network
The First Gen Network is free to join for all first generation college students at UCLA.
- First To Go
Support for first-generation college students.
- First Year Experience
A program to enrich the first-year experience with a special focus on first-generation college students, commuters, out-of-state students, and undocumented students.
- Parents' links
Some things that may be of interest to Bruin parents.
- Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender Resource Center
- Foster youth
Academic Resources & Opportunities
- Choosing an area of study
Deciding on a major is one of the most important decisions of your college career.
- Annual Academic Calendar
Important student deadlines
- Changing your major
- General Catalog / Schedule of Classes
A comprehensive description of UCLA's courses, programs, and academic policies.
- College Summer Institute
A great way to get a head start on your UCLA education.
- Summer Sessions
Taking courses in the summer is a good way to ensure an on-time graduation.
- Cluster Programs [for both freshmen and transfer students]
Yearlong, collaboratively taught, interdisciplinary courses designed to introduce students to the rigor and academic culture of UCLA.
- Fiat Lux Seminars
Broaden your horizons! Choose from up to 200 small, one-unit seminars each year on a large variety of topics.
- Honors Program
This academic program provides high-achieving students the framework for a unique educational experience.
- Research Opportunities
Learn by doing! Here's your opportunity to work with some of the brightest minds in the world.
- Academic Advancement Program
An academic program for first generation and low-income students.
- Study Abroad and Travel
Study abroad opportunities throughout California, the U.S., and the world.
Financial Aid & Services
Housing & Campus Life
Involvement & Activities
News & Events
- Bruin Family Weekend
- True Bruin Welcome week
An annual tradition at UCLA, the week leading up to the start of classes in September, Welcome Week is a series of events designed to foster Bruin spirit.
- Events Calendar [UCLA Happenings]
Conferences, lectures, screenings, exhibits, athletics, rallies, performances, and much more.
- the Daily Bruin
Your newspaper (with the 3rd largest circulation in Los Angeles).
- Student Media