UCLA

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    University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) is a public research university dedicated to research, education, and service. It provides undergraduate, graduate, professional, continuing, and academic education opportunities with a focus on engineering, art, biology, linguistics, public health, architecture, management, and other programs.
    TypePrivate
    Founded1919
    HQLos Angeles, CA, US
    Websiteucla.edu
    Employee Ratings4.3
    Overall CultureC-

    Latest Updates

    Employees (est.) (Sept 2021)22,022
    Job Openings7
    Cybersecurity ratingFMore

    Key People/Management at UCLA

    Cindy Gagle

    Cindy Gagle

    Director of Sales & Marketing
    Scott L. Waugh

    Scott L. Waugh

    Chair, Executive Vice Chancellor
    April de Stefano

    April de Stefano

    Executive Director
    Emily A. Carter

    Emily A. Carter

    Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost
    Michael J. Beck

    Michael J. Beck

    Administrative Vice Chancellor
    L. Amy Blum

    L. Amy Blum

    Interim Vice Chancellor Legal Affairs
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    UCLA Office Locations

    UCLA has an office in Los Angeles
    Los Angeles, CA, US (HQ)
    425 Westwood Plaza
    Los Angeles, CA, US
    10920 Wilshire Blvd #530
    Los Angeles, CA, US
    405 Hilgard Ave
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    UCLA Financials and Metrics

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    Founding Date

    1919

    UCLA Cybersecurity Score

    Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

    F

    59/100

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    UCLA Online and Social Media Presence

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    UCLA Company Culture

    • Overall Culture

      C-

      68/100

    • CEO Rating

      C

      70/100

    • Compensation

      F

      10/100

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    UCLA News and Updates

    ITRI, AITA, and UCLA CHIPS Forge Cooperation on AI Chip Development

    HSINCHU, Sept. 17, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Department of Industrial Technology (DoIT) of the Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) is supporting the commencement of cooperation between Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI), the AI on Chip Taiwan Alliance (AITA), and the UCLA...

    UCLA Extension Announces New Program Director of Teacher Education

    LOS ANGELES, Aug. 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- UCLA Extension is pleased to announce that Dr. Allison Leggett, a veteran in instruction and educational leadership, has been appointed as Program Director of Teacher Education programs. Dr. Leggett, who joins UCLA Extension Sept. 1, will oversee...

    UCLA Health Treats its 1,000th Patient Using MRIdian® MRI-Guided Radiation Therapy

    CLEVELAND, Aug. 17, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- ViewRay, Inc. (NASDAQ: VRAY) today announced that UCLA Health joins the Siteman Cancer Center at Washington University, Seoul National University Hospital and Amsterdam UMC in surpassing the treatment of 1,000 patients using the MRIdian® MRI-guided...

    What UCLA and USC Learned By Not Hiring their First Choice Coach

    Don't hire the first choice. Hire the best choice.

    Kids and Teen Dental Place and UCLA School of Dentistry Partner With Drew Child Development Corporation to Provide 1,000 Free Fluoride Treatments at Back to School Event on August 7th

    LOS ANGELES, Aug. 06, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- On August 7th, Kids Dental Place and the UCLA School of Dentistry will be providing free dental screenings and free fluoride varnish applications to children attending a school supply distribution event hosted by the Drew Child Development Corporation…
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    UCLA Blogs

    UCLA in the News September 24, 2021

    Highlights from KABC-TV, Vice, the New York Times and others.

    Chancellor Gene Block surprises students on first day of classes

    “I’ve been waiting a long time for this day, so have a first great day on campus,” Block said. “Hope you have a great year, be well, be safe and go Bruins!”

    UCLA Broad Stem Cell Research Center receives $5 million CIRM grant for research training program

    The five-year award from California’s stem cell agency will help prepare young scientists and physicians to become leaders in the regenerative medicine field.

    Thanks to UCLA graduate student, a lunar honor for explorer Matthew Henson

    Jordan Bretzfelder, a UCLA doctoral student, proposed the idea while completing a summer internship at the Lunar and Planetary Institute in Houston.

    A new school year at UCLA unlike any other

    After 18 months away, the campus looks forward to providing the comfort of the familiar and the excitement of change.

    UCLA in the News September 23, 2021

    Highlights from NBC’s “Today,” CBS News, the Los Angeles Times and others.
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    UCLA Frequently Asked Questions

    • When was UCLA founded?

      UCLA was founded in 1919.

    • Who are UCLA key executives?

      UCLA's key executives are Cindy Gagle, Scott L. Waugh and April de Stefano.

    • How many employees does UCLA have?

      UCLA has 22,022 employees.

    • Who are UCLA competitors?

      Competitors of UCLA include University of Michigan, The Pennsylvania State University and Indiana University.

    • Where is UCLA headquarters?

      UCLA headquarters is located at 425 Westwood Plaza, Los Angeles.

    • Where are UCLA offices?

      UCLA has an office in Los Angeles.

    • How many offices does UCLA have?

      UCLA has 4 offices.