University Registrar

Frank Wada, Executive Director

Frank Wada
Executive Director
University Registrar

The units in this area focus on student records, registration, and degree services, organizational assessment and research, international student and scholar services, student loans and collections services, and much more.

Frank Wada (’98) entered the student affairs professional over 20 years ago for one purpose: to help students successfully achieve their personal and professional higher education goals. He arrived at UCLA in 2011 to serve as the University Registrar and added Executive Director responsibilities in 2014. Previously, Frank has held campus leadership roles at UC Davis, San José State University, and Menlo College. He earned a bachelor’s degree in biology and sociology from San José State University, a master’s degree in education from UCLA, and is in progress to finish a doctorate degree in education from UC Davis.