University of California-Los Angeles

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University of California-Los Angeles

405 Hilgard Ave
Los Angeles
School Setting City: Large: Territory inside an urbanized area and inside a principal city with population of 250,000 or more.
Geographic RegionFar West AK CA HI NV OR WA
ChancellorDr. Gene D. Block
Name of System, Governing Board or Corporate Structure Institution is part of a system or corporate entity
University of California
Opeflag Participates in Title IV federal financial aid programs
Institutional control or affiliationPublic institution - An educational institution whose programs and activities are operated by institutionly elected or appointed school officials and which is supported primarily by public funds.
Dual credit Yes
Calendar system Quarter
A calendar system in which the academic year consists of 3 sessions called quarters of about 12 weeks each. The range may be from 10 to 15 weeks. There may be an additional quarter in the summer
Admission test scores Required

Student Details

The Student Details section provides a numeric overview of the students enrolled at the institution. The data lists the number of total students and breaks down this statistic by gender, full-time vs. part-time students, and student-to-faculty-ratio. With this information, you can determine the school’s size, the availability and popularity of part-time programs compared to full-time programs, and the potential size of classes. This section also discusses the institution’s admissions and retention rate. With this information, you can gain a sense of your own likelihood of obtaining admittance to the institution, as well as how many students typically continue on at the institution after one year.
Total Number of Students 39,945
Number of Men 19,121
Number of Women 20,824
Percentage Women52%
Percentage Men48 %
Full-time Students 38950
Part-time Students 995
Number of Applicants 61,556
Number of Admitted 15,689
Admissions Rate 25%
Full-time Retention Rate (2012) 96%
Student-to-faculty Ratio 16 to 1

Tuition + Costs*

The Cost section provides an overview of how much it will cost to attend the institution for the full academic year. The section discusses the average annual cost of tuition, books and supplies, room and board, and extra expenses and fees. With this information, you can estimate how much it may cost you to attend the institution yourself.
yesTuition payment plan
In-state Tuition $11,220
Books and Supplies $1,521
On Campus Room and Board $14,232
In-state Fees $1,472
Out of State Tuition $1,472
Application Fee $70
Estimated Total$29,987

Net Price + Financial Aid*

The Net Price & Federal aid provides an overview of the average amount of financial aid awarded to undergraduate and first-time students enrolled in the institution, as well as the percentage of students that received aid. The types of financial aid that is reported includes scholarship aid, institutional grant aid, federal grant aid, state/local grant aid, Pell grant aid, and federal student loan aid. With this information, you can get a feeling for the types of financial aid that you might receive once you are enrolled in the institution.
Average net price-students receiving grant or scholarship aid14857
Percent of undergraduate students receiving federal, state, local, institutional or other sources of grant aid 63%
Average amount of federal, state, local, institutional or other sources of grant aid dollars received by undergraduate students$15,442
Percent of full-time, first-time undergraduates receiving federal grant aid 32%
Average amount of federal grant aid received by full-time, first-time undergraduates $4,824
Percent of undergraduate students receiving Pell grants 36%
Average amount Pell grant aid received by undergraduate students $4,242
Percent of undergraduate students receiving federal student loans 39%
Average amount of federal student loan aid received by undergraduate students $6,124
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The Degrees section provides an overview of the top area of studies that are awarded by the institution and the number of degrees that are awarded at each level. The degree types are classified by the US Department of Education’s CIP code system. With this information, you can begin to determine whether the institution offers the particular area of study and degree level that you would like to pursue.

Degrees Offered

yesBachelor’s Degree
yesMaster’s Degree
yesPost-Master’s Degree
yesDoctor’s Degree – research/scholarship
yesDoctor’s Degree – professional practice

Degrees Awarded

Degrees Awarded by CIPCODE

Business Administration and Management, General769
Psychology, General611
Political Science and Government, General596
History, General520
Economics, General403
English Language and Literature, General363
Electrical and Electronics Engineering320
Biology/Biological Sciences, General279
Physiology, General267
Education, General266
Physiological Psychology/Psychobiology249
Computer Science230

Degrees Awarded by Level

Bachelor's Degree7655
Master's Degree2868
Doctor's Degree - research/scholarship (new degree classification)722
Doctor's Dgree - professional practice (new degree classification)268
Post-master's certificate77

Additional Services

yesAcademic/career counseling service
yesEmployment services for students
yesPlacement services for completers

Sports and Athletics

yesNational Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)
yesNCAA or NAIA member for football - Pacific-12 Conference
yesNCAA or NAIA member for basketball - Pacific-12 Conference
yesNCAA or NAIA member for baseball - Pacific-12 Conference
yesNCAA or NAIA member for cross country/track - Pacific-12 Conference

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All data has been taken directly from the US Department of Education's IPEDS Data Center and reflects information that was self-reported by the institution for the 2012-2013 IPEDS Survey. Financial aid is only available to those who qualify. Refer to our glossary for additional reference for the information given above.