Welcome Prospective Students!
UCLA is leading the way in higher education as a model of excellence in each critical element of our mission – teaching, research and public service. The extraordinary talent of our students, faculty and staff is visible throughout the campus and makes ours a truly diverse and vibrant university community.
We in Student Affairs are committed to helping our students derive the greatest possible benefit from their educational experience, and similarly we anticipate that our students will become the best of the best. If you attend UCLA, we expect you to become culturally literate, involved citizens of your communities and of the world. We expect you to cultivate a life-long commitment to learning and education, striving for a rigorous, critical and comprehensive view of issues. We will also expect you to learn to make personal, professional and community choices that utilize your talents and aspirations to the maximum and reflect the values of a True Bruin. These include Integrity, Excellence, Accountability, Respect, and Service, Student Affairs is here to help students accomplish all of these things.
Student Affairs serves as an umbrella for innovative services and programs that reflect the diverse needs of many different groupings of students. Our goal is to promote the academic success of our students and to enhance the quality of campus life. We put our students first, by listening to their concerns and constantly striving to identify ways in which every program or initiative can serve the campus community even better.
We encourage students who choose to join the Bruin family to make the absolute best of all academic and experiential educational offerings; to take full advantage of opportunities presented by the teaching, research and service mission of the University; and to have a campus experience that is both inspiring and challenging. As part of the UCLA family, you will remain forever connected to a university that gives you every opportunity to excel.