University of California – Los Angeles: Ranking & Review

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Los Angeles Rank United States Rank World Rank
1 8 12
Top 1%

University of California - Los Angeles Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate16%15%17%
Applicants102,22546,94055,285
Admissions16,4567,1389,318
Enrolled undergraduates6,0382,4233,615
Enrolled total (including graduate students)44,02720,18123,846

2,569 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

305 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $70. Application fee for graduates - $105.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankNeither required nor recommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRequired
RecommendationsNeither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competenciesRecommended
Admission test scoresRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Recommended

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores4,610
Percent of students submitting SAT scores76%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
665
Math
670

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores3,758
Percent of students submitting ACT scores62%
ACT Composite
31
ACT English
31
ACT Math
30

University of California - Los Angeles Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus $33,901 $61,915
Off-campus $32,294 $60,308
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $15,441 and other expenses per full academic year.

University of California - Los Angeles provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 18,313 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates $11,502 $39,516
Fees for full-time undergraduates $1,759 $1,759
Tuition for Full-time graduates $11,502 $26,604
Fees for full-time graduates $1,501 $1,501

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoralTotal
Social Sciences 2,159 106 60 2,325
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 1,316 58 139 1,513
Engineering 592 605 135 1,332
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 221 925 12 1,158
Psychology 974 35 28 1,037
Health Professions and Related Programs 52 365 334 751
Mathematics and Statistics 541 25 40 606
Visual and Performing Arts 389 176 37 602
Legal Professions and Studies 194 358 552
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies 421 4 5 430
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 286 29 52 367
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies 292 54 346
History 319 5 14 338
Physical Sciences 210 57 68 335
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 183 107 29 319
English Language and Literature & Letters 303 3 12 318
Education 184 68 252
Architecture and Related Services 19 183 9 211
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 156 8 164
Philosophy and Religious Studies 128 4 4 136
Natural Resources and Conservation 65 6 71
Library Science 61 61
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 1 1
Grand Total8,4713,3361,41813,225

A total of 8,471 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at University of California - Los Angeles.

At the master's and doctor's level 4,754 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate91%88%93%
  • Full-time retention rate - 97%
  • Part-time retention rate - 80%

General info

Alternative namesUCLA
Founded1919
MottoFiat Lux
Let there be light
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Colorsucla blue, ucla gold
Academic CalendarQuarter
Total FTE staff20,300
Instructional FTE3,946
Research FTE1,203
Public Service FTE38
Sector of institutionPublic, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Highest Research Activity

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewww.ucla.edu
Address405 Hilgard Ave
Los Angeles, California, 90095-1405
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Large
City population5,000,000+
Phone3108254321
Fax+1 (310) 206 6030

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