Freshmen Hector de Leon and Robert Jimenez relied on unwavering support from each other and their families.
Transportation has activities planned throughout October, which is National Rideshare Month.
The American Indian Welcome event provides native students with the opportunity to network with students, professors and staff, and learn about campus programs.
The calendar includes more than a dozen performances by world-class student ensembles and special guest artists, as well as masterclasses and symposia.
From Hong Kong to Kyrgyzstan, New York to Seattle, and dozens of locations across Los Angeles, there were more than 100 sites in honor of UCLA’s Centennial.
Jessica Chavez was introduced to UCLA School of Nursing while in middle school and 17 years later her life has come full circle, as she studies for her nursing degree.
This year the Common Book program becomes the Common Experience and all new students are invited to listen to the “There Goes the Neighborhood” podcast.
UCLA’s newest Bruins and returning students come back to campus starting today; classes begin Sept. 26.
Program brings the public together with students and 30 leading minds from across campus to engage in interdisciplinary conversations around 10 essential topics.
“I hope that the UCLA students who it supports will help lead the next wave of great musicians,” the celebrated composer-arranger-producer said.
UCLA students, staff, faculty, alumni and also community members have until Sept. 26 to sign up to participate.
Featured among the 200-plus events: Lari Pittman, Lucinda Childs, Wendy Whelan and Ain Gordon.
The study by the UCLA Center for Health Policy Research also found that “connectedness” and volunteerism varied by race and income.
UCLA students partnered with private tech company on project that explored public health outcomes in L.A. and Long Beach port communities.
The weeklong course was part of UCLA’s Disability Inclusion Lab, an initiative designed to reframe cultural understanding and practices around the concept of disability.
Since 1934, counselors at the student-run camp have learned that volunteering at the camp for low-income kids is life-altering experience.
The degree will help position graduates to be more competitive for graduate programs and performance careers.
Activists on a panel co-sponsored by UCLA preached the roles of persistence, patience and bipartisan cooperation in getting the FIRST STEP Act through Congress.
It’s the “highest-achieving admitted class in UCLA history,” said Youlonda Copeland-Morgan, vice provost for enrollment management.
UCLA graduate students spent months studying ways to make sure a pending major redevelopment effort does not displace people already living there.
NBC News shadowed five UCLA medical students as they trained at an urban hospital near the Amazon jungle.
The creation of a thriving women’s athletics program has changed campus life and the lives of thousands of student-athletes and those who look up to them.
Softball pitcher is the fifth Bruin to win the top collegiate honor.
Vanessa Warri is working to make sure people from marginalized and oppressed groups have a voice in the research and policies that affect their communities.
Amid cheers and happy tears, the UCLA class of 2019 received inspiration from astronaut Anna Lee Fisher: “You, too, can aim for the stars."