Welcome to UCLA
One of the top-ranked universities in the world and the most applied-to university in the nation, UCLA is a beacon for the best and brightest students.
With more than 3,800 courses, 125 majors and 109 departments, UCLA offers an astonishing breadth of academic opportunities. You can choose to pursue multiple majors or combine a major with one of our more than 90 minors. Our interdisciplinary programs, which allow you to cross boundaries between schools and departments, are strong and flexible. Whatever your career aspirations, our programs and resources will meet your academic needs.Check out your academic options
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A stunning oasis of impressive architecture and picturesque beauty, the UCLA campus is also a 419-acre hub of perpetual motion in the center of Los Angeles, one of the most dynamic and progressive cities in the world.
UCLA’s renowned reputation, academic excellence and extensive campus resources ensure that we consistently perform well against other top-tier research universities, both public and private.
U.S. News & World Report#8Global University Rankings
London Times#13World Reputation Rankings
U.S. News & World Report#23Best Colleges
329 days of sunshine isn’t a forecast — it’s an outlook
Bruins are dreamers, innovators and game changers, determined to leave the world a better place than they found it. Bound by the “True Bruin” code, where integrity, excellence, accountability, respect and service are not just words but action items, Bruins share a strong sense of purpose and community — and meet each day with tremendous optimism.
Young but powerful
Not yet 100 years old, UCLA stands toe-to-toe with iconic universities that have been in existence for centuries. Our trajectory from a humble, two-year, teacher-training program in 1919 to one of the most respected universities in the world has been fueled by our unwavering determination to make a difference. From innovative academics and groundbreaking research to world-class athletics, greatness is a UCLA hallmark.