Since 2001 UCLA students, faculty and staff and their family and friends have embarked on a journey of goodwill and friendship to China. Designated as “Peace Ambassadors,” these participants join others from campuses throughout the UC system on a transformative trip to China ... [Full Story]
UCLA Named "New Ivy"
The University of California Los Angeles boasts a one-of-a-kind environment centered on world-class athletics, a picturesque campus, and grade-A academics. With more than 180 majors to choose from, students benefit from the offerings that only a large university can provide. [Full Story]
In a survey just released by Kiplinger's Personal Finance Magazine, UCLA is ranked 6th among all public universities in the U.S. for overall value for “consumers” of higher education. The ranking looks at measures of academic quality, including selectivity, test scores, and four-year graduation rates, as well as affordability – “sticker price,” financial aid, etc.
In the Northern California rivalry between Stanford University and UC Berkeley, the private school just scored a small but brag-worthy victory in a world ranking of universities. And UCLA has something to crow about too. [Full Story]