University of California, Los Angeles

The University of California, Los Angeles is a public land-grant research university in Los Angeles, California. UCLA's academic roots were established in 1881 as a teachers college then known... Wikipedia

  • Former names:  Southern Branch of the California State Normal School (1881–1887), Southern Branch of the State Normal School (1887–1919), Southern Branch of the University of California (1919–1927), University of California at Los Angeles (1927–1958)
  • Motto:  Fiat lux (Latin)
  • Motto (English):  "Let there be light"
  • Type:  Public land-grant research university
  • Established:  May 23, 1919
  • Parent institution:  University of California
  • Academic affiliations:  AAU, APRU, UCAR, URA, Space-grant
  • Endowment:  $5.1 billion (2021)
  • Budget:  $9.2 billion (2021)
  • Chancellor:  Gene D. Block
  • Provost:  Darnell Hunt
  • Academic staff:  4,016
  • Administrative staff:  26,139
  • Students:  47,518 (Fall 2021)
  • Undergraduates:  32,121 (Fall 2021)
  • Postgraduates:  13,994 (Fall 2021)
  • Other students:  1,403 (Fall 2021)
  • Campus:  Large City, 467 acres
  • Newspaper:  Daily Bruin
  • Colors:  UCLA Blue, UCLA Gold
  • Mascot:  Joe Bruin, Josephine Bruin
  • Sporting affiliations:  NCAA Division I FBS - Pac-12 (until 2024), Big Ten (starting 2024), MPSF
  • Website:  www.ucla.edu
  • Data Source:  DuckDuckGo