University of California at Los Angeles School Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

Los Angeles, CA

$13,240

Avg in-state tuition

$42,994

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About University of California at Los Angeles

School Type: Public

Status: Non-profit

Accreditation: Regional

Religious Affiliation: N/A While the student experience is largely unaffected at most schools with religious affiliations, some schools place more of an emphasis on religion. Learn how religious affiliations may impact students' experience.

Military Friendly: YesMilitary-friendly schools are Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges, offer the Yellow Ribbon Program, and have a dedicated point of contact to support veterans, military service members, and their families. Explore our college guide for service members and veterans to learn more.

The University of California, Los Angeles enrolls more than 44,000 students annually. The competitive public university accepts 12% of applicants and graduates 92% of its students. UCLA offers more than 135 majors at the undergraduate level and over 150 master's and doctoral programs. The 419-acre campus is home to 16 recreation centers and over 1,200 student clubs and organizations.

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Admissions Breakdown

This school has a highly selective acceptance rate.

This school is very selective about its students. Selective schools welcome 1-14% of all applicants.

Acceptance Rate Insight

12% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Test scores Required

High school rank Not required or recommended

High school GPA Required

Completion of college prep program Required

High school transcript Required

Letter of recommendation Not required or recommended

Open admission No

Test of English as a foreign language (TOEFL) Recommended

SAT & ACT

Students who attend this school typically have higher standardized test scores than students at other schools.

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SAT 25th-75th Percentile 1300-1530

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 29-35

Learning Environment

Student Body Stats

This school has a student body of more than 15,000 students.

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44k

Students Enrolled

5%

Online Student Enrollment

18:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

Ways Students Can Learn

Online
On-campus
Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.
International Online classes are available for students around the world.

Demographics

White

28%

Asian

25%

Hispanic

20%

Non-U.S. Citizen

15%

Two or more races

5%

Unknown

3%

Black

3%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Female student population

55%

Socio-economic diversity

26% of students received an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Online Programs

Offers Online Programs

Yes

Online Programs

1

Total Online Enrollment

2,153

Student Location Breakout

5% 95%

Percent of Programs Online

100% On-campus

0% Online

Types of Online Programs Offered

Certificates Not offered

Associate Not offered

Bachelor's Not offered

Graduate Certificate Not offered

Master's 1% online

Doctorate Not offered

Financial Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

26%

State Grant Aid

33%

Institution Grant Aid

46%

Pell Grant

26%

Average Aid Awarded

Federal Grant Aid $5,335
State Grant Aid $11,140
Institution Grant Aid $10,790
Pell Grant Aid $4,910

Financial Outlook

$52k

Average salary 6 years after starting school

$15k

Average student debt after graduation

Resource

Understanding Grants & Scholarships

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.