Week 00

Monday September 9/21

Fall 2020 Financial Aid Disbursement

Mon 9/21

Fall financial aid will begin to disburse the evening of September 21 onto BruinBill. If enrolled in BruinDirect, your refund will deposit into your bank account within 2-3 business days after the funds are posted to your account. For more...

Financial Aid and ScholarshipsFinancial Aid

Graduate Student Orientation Week

Mon 9/21 - Fri 9/25

The UCLA Graduate Students Association and the UCLA Graduate Student Resource Center host the Graduate Student Orientation annually and this event is the official campus-wide orientation for graduate students. We invite all new graduate and...

Graduate Student Resource Center

Welcome to UCLA! LGBTQ International Student Space

Mon 9/21 • 9:30AM - 11AM

Zoom link provided upon RSVP

The UCLA LGBTQ Center is hosting three welcome events for new LGBTQIA+ international students! Freshmen and transfers can drop in and ask questions about UCLA, learn about resources or services that will support them through their first quarter as...

LGBTQ Campus Resource Center

Climate Adaptation Research Symposiums

Mon 9/21 • 9:30AM - 5PM

Online

As global temperatures rise, climate change is causing far-reaching impacts. Communities continue to experience extreme heatwaves, destructive wildfires, and devastating floods and storms. Vulnerable and low-income populations feel these impacts the...

AlumniNetworks

AOS EPSS and IoES Physical Sciences New Student Welcome

Mon 9/21 • 11AM - 12PM

The UCLA Dean of Physical Sciences invites freshmen and first-year transfer students to a series of events just for you! These events are geared toward new students interested in a Physical Sciences major or minor, including biochemistry;...

Physical Sciences

Chem & Biochem: Physical Sciences New Student Welcome

Mon 9/21 • 6PM - 7PM

The UCLA Dean of Physical Sciences invites freshmen and first-year transfer students to a series of events just for you! These events are geared toward new students interested in a Physical Sciences major or minor, including biochemistry;...

Physical Sciences

Tuesday September 9/22

Graduate Student Orientation Week

Mon 9/21 - Fri 9/25

The UCLA Graduate Students Association and the UCLA Graduate Student Resource Center host the Graduate Student Orientation annually and this event is the official campus-wide orientation for graduate students. We invite all new graduate and...

Graduate Student Resource Center

Math: Physical Sciences New Student Welcome

Tue 9/22 • 11AM - 12PM

The UCLA Dean of Physical Sciences invites freshmen and first-year transfer students to a series of events just for you! These events are geared toward new students interested in a Physical Sciences major or minor, including biochemistry;...

Physical Sciences

Veteran Alumni Send Off & Welcome Event for Military-Connected Students

Tue 9/22 • 5PM - 6PM

Log on to say goodbye to our graduating seniors and say hello to our new Bruins! Let's join together to welcome the new members of our community while celebrating the achievements of those moving on to the next step of their paths. Email the UCLA...

Veteran Resource Center

UAS New Resident Welcome Meeting

Tue 9/22 • 5:30PM - 6:30PM

Online - By Invitation Only

All times are Pacific Standard Times. This is an opportunity for new residents who have recently moved to University Apartments South. Residents will learn more about their new neighborhood and supportive services, while in community of other new...

Residential Life

Physics & Astronomy: Physical Sciences New Student Welcome

Tue 9/22 • 6PM - 7PM

The UCLA Dean of Physical Sciences invites freshmen and first-year transfer students to a series of events just for you! These events are geared toward new students interested in a Physical Sciences major or minor, including biochemistry;...

Physical Sciences

Rose Bowl Bruins “Sightsee From Your Sofa” Travel Social

Tue 9/22 • 6:30PM

Zoom

What’s an avid traveler to do during the quarantine? Join Rose Bowl Bruins who are passionate about travel for our online travel social. We’ll swap travel adventures, share tips and tricks from the road, and inspire each other for where to travel...

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Virtual Christian Fair at UCLA

Tue 9/22 • 7PM - 9PM

Digital Event

This virtual fair is hosted by two Christian fellowships on campus, Acts2Fellowship and Klesis Christian Fellowship. We are partnering with eleven other fellowships to provide more accessibility into the Christian fellowships here at UCLA! Club...

Klesis Christian Fellowship

Wednesday September 9/23

Graduate Student Orientation Week

Mon 9/21 - Fri 9/25

The UCLA Graduate Students Association and the UCLA Graduate Student Resource Center host the Graduate Student Orientation annually and this event is the official campus-wide orientation for graduate students. We invite all new graduate and...

Graduate Student Resource Center

Academic Advancement Program (AAP) Open House

Wed 9/23 • 10:30AM - 11:30AM

Zoom

Welcome to UCLA and to the Academic Advancement Program (AAP). The Academic Advancement Program has enjoyed a tradition of academic excellence at UCLA for over 40 years. Entering eligible AAP students, we invite you to our OPEN HOUSE. At the Open...

Academic Advancement Program

Stats: Physical Sciences New Student Welcome

Wed 9/23 • 11AM - 12PM

The UCLA Dean of Physical Sciences invites freshmen and first-year transfer students to a series of events just for you! These events are geared toward new students interested in a Physical Sciences major or minor, including biochemistry;...

Physical Sciences

Rejuvenate with RISE

Wed 9/23 • 1PM - 1:45PM

Zoom

Take a moment out of your day for some R&R! In this session you will have to opportunity to practice a strategy for supporting your mental health while also learning about the UCLA RISE (Resilience in Your Student Experience) center. RISE supports...

Resilience In Your Student Experience (RISE) CenterRISE Center

Welcome to UCLA! LGBTQ International Student Space

Wed 9/23 • 3:30PM - 5PM

Zoom link provided upon RSVP

The UCLA LGBTQ Center is hosting three welcome events for new LGBTQIA+ international students! Freshmen and transfers can drop in and ask questions about UCLA, learn about resources or services that will support them through their first quarter as...

LGBTQ Campus Resource Center

Physical Sciences transfer students: Physical Sciences New Student Welcome

Wed 9/23 • 6PM - 7PM

The UCLA Dean of Physical Sciences invites freshmen and first-year transfer students to a series of events just for you! These events are geared toward new students interested in a Physical Sciences major or minor, including biochemistry;...

Physical Sciences

True Bruin Welcome • Day 1 Thursday September 9/24

Graduate Student Orientation Week

Mon 9/21 - Fri 9/25

The UCLA Graduate Students Association and the UCLA Graduate Student Resource Center host the Graduate Student Orientation annually and this event is the official campus-wide orientation for graduate students. We invite all new graduate and...

Graduate Student Resource Center

How to Win Scholarships with the Scholarship Resource Center

Thu 9/24 • 8AM - 5PM

This prerecorded workshop will introduce new UCLA students on to how students can find, apply for and win scholarships (especially "outside" scholarships beyond the usual offerings from various UCLA offices and departments). The Scholarship Resource...

Scholarship Resource Center

Blood and Platelet Donation

Thu 9/24 • 9AM - 3:45PM

Ackerman Student Union will be open Monday-Friday 9 am to 3:40 pm. New students will receive a special UCLA t-shirt. Co-Sponsored with BruinsVote and CALPIRG at UCLA.

Blood and Platelet Center

Program and Department Calendar Training

Thu 9/24 • 10AM - 10:30AM

Zoom

Learn about requesting and managing a UCLA Community calendar for your UCLA department or program.

Student Affairs IT

Fall 2020 Auditions

Thu 9/24 • 12PM

Online

Resonance will be hosting auditions this fall in a completely virtual setting. The submission form will be open from Sept 24 - Oct 6. More information can be found on our website!

Resonance A Cappella

UCLA INFEWS Careers in Sustainability Series (CIS)- Rita Kampalath

Thu 9/24 • 2PM - 3PM

Zoom

INFEWS is pleased to cordially invite you to join us for our second talk of the year-long series Careers in Sustainability (CIS). We are honored to have Dr. Rita Kampalath, the Los Angeles County Chief Sustainability Office Program Director, as our...

AlumniCareerNetworksRecent Grads

Sciences Graduate Student Resource Fair

Thu 9/24 • 3PM - 4:30PM

Are you a graduate student at UCLA? Curious how the library can support you in the remote learning environment?? Join us in our first ever virtual Graduate Student Resource Fair. In this specially customized world, you can get a chance to walk...

Library

VRCs This is Bruin Life 2020 Watch Party

Thu 9/24 • 5PM

Join us to view the Orientation to Bruin Life video! Whether you are a new or returning UCLA student, this watch party will make you proud to be a Bruin and remind you of how incredible our beautiful campus and community are! Email the UCLA veteran...

Veteran Resource Center

Online Program - DISRUPT the Fowler: Lauren Lee McCarthy

Thu 9/24 • 5PM - 6PM

RSVP to receive Zoom link to join as the date nears. Lauren Lee McCarthy is a DISRUPTOR in tech and academia. An artist and computer programmer, she creates work that invites deep examination of the intimate relationship between technology and...

Fowler Museum

This is Bruin Life

Thu 9/24 • 5PM - 6PM

Digital Event

Kickoff the year with UCLA’s signature new student welcome, This is Bruin Life, which features our Chancellor, student body president, campus leaders, current students and alumni. Using art and storytelling, they share what they have learned at...

Residential Life

Bruin Professionals Virtual Sangria Soiree

Thu 9/24 • 5PM

Zoom

Our most prized event of the fall is going virtual and it’s going to be a blast. We’ll be hosting Myles Nye ’03 and Greg Snyder ’01 from Wise Guy Events. They’ll be leading us in some fun games while we sip on sangria and enjoy some delicious food...

AlumniCareerNetworks

UCLA Latino Alumni Association Open House

Thu 9/24 • 6:30PM

Zoom

Join the UCLA Latino Alumni Association for an informational open house on Thursday, Sept. 24, at 6:30 p.m. via Zoom. Meet the ULAA board and learn how you can get more involved in our network this year.

AlumniDiversity ProgramsNetworksRecent Grads

Bruin Bingo presented by ASUCLA

Thu 9/24 • 8PM - 10PM

Come play Bruin Bingo with your new classmates and try your hand at winning some awesome prizes!

Associated Students of UCLA

True Bruin Welcome • Day 2 Friday September 9/25

Fall 2020 Tuition Payment Deadline

Fri 9/25

The deadline for fall term tuition payments has been extended through September 25 at 5 p.m. PDT. Late fees will be assessed for financial aid applicants who are not paid in full for the Fall Quarter.

Financial Aid and ScholarshipsFinancial Aid

Enormous Activities Fair (EAF)

Fri 9/25 - Mon 9/28

Instagram

The Enormous Activities Fair is the showcase for hundreds of student organizations and resources! EAF will be virtual on Instagram so all students can take their time to checkout the different clubs at UCLA and the different resources and...

Student Organizations, Leadership and Engagement

Graduate Student Orientation Week

Mon 9/21 - Fri 9/25

The UCLA Graduate Students Association and the UCLA Graduate Student Resource Center host the Graduate Student Orientation annually and this event is the official campus-wide orientation for graduate students. We invite all new graduate and...

Graduate Student Resource Center

Welcome to UCLA! LGBTQ International Student Space

Fri 9/25 • 9:30AM - 11PM

Zoom link provided upon RSVP

The UCLA LGBTQ Center is hosting three welcome events for new LGBTQIA+ international students! Freshmen and transfers can drop in and ask questions about UCLA, learn about resources or services that will support them through their first quarter as...

LGBTQ Campus Resource Center

Air Force ROTC Open House

Fri 9/25 • 10AM - 11AM

Zoom

Air Force ROTC Open House is a program designed for leaders that are daring, innovative and ready to take lead in the US Air and Space Forces. Visit our open house and learn more about UCLA's Air Force ROTC program. Join us to meet current faculty...

Aerospace Studies

UAS New Resident Welcome Meeting

Fri 9/25 • 10AM - 11AM

Online - By Invitation Only

All times are Pacific Standard Times. This is an opportunity for new residents who have recently moved to University Apartments South. Residents will learn more about their new neighborhood and supportive services, while in community of other new...

Residential Life

UCLA Registrar's Office: Residency for Tuition Purposes

Fri 9/25 • 10AM - 11AM

Zoom

Session open to graduate students and TAs - Join us to ask questions and learn about how to establish residency in California for tuition purposes.

Graduate Student Resource CenterResource Fair

Bisexual Awareness Instagram Live!

Fri 9/25 • 11AM - 12PM

Instagram Livestream (@uclalgbtq)

Calling all Bicons! To celebrate the end of Bisexual Awareness Week (9/16-9/23), the Outreach Interns will lead an Instagram Live discussing bi+ identities and history, sharing resources for bisexual people, as well as providing ways to combat...

LGBTQ Campus Resource Center

Chem & Biochem: Physical Sciences New Student Welcome

Fri 9/25 • 11AM - 12PM

The UCLA Dean of Physical Sciences invites freshmen and first-year transfer students to a series of events just for you! These events are geared toward new students interested in a Physical Sciences major or minor, including biochemistry;...

Physical Sciences

CCLE: Drop-In Office Hours for TAs (CCLE/Zoom Support)

Fri 9/25 • 1PM - 2:30PM

Digital Event

These drop-in sessions are intended to support TAs who are teaching in the Fall. If you would like to learn more about how to use your instructor’s CCLE site, please visit the Guide to Your CCLE class site...

Graduate Student Resource CenterResource Fair

Navigating LA: Establishing Home Away From Home

Fri 9/25 • 1PM - 2:30PM

Digital Event

Open to first year graduate students. Life is full of transitions. We understand that it can be especially difficult relocating and navigating a new environment, expectations, and relationships, among many other items. Hosted by University...

Graduate Student Resource CenterGraduate Student Orientation

Students from Rural Areas and Small Towns Meet-and-Greet

Fri 9/25 • 1PM - 2:30PM

Zoom

Are you a new Bruin from a rural area or small town? You’re not alone! Come to our remote welcome event and connect with other students, staff and faculty.

First Year Experience

Meet Your Graduate Students Association

Fri 9/25 • 2PM - 3PM

Digital Event

Open to first year graduate students. Join your GSA Elected Officers in learning about your student government. Learn about the resources you have available for self-advocacy and the extensive network of support provided by your peers.

Graduate Student Resource CenterGraduate Student Orientation

BruinsVOTE Trivia Night

Fri 9/25 • 2PM - 4PM

Digital Event

UCLA Students: Join BruinsVote! to have a trivia night, meet others and win prizes by answering multiple choice questions about voting like what the propositions on the ballot would do or when certain groups of people got the right to vote. The...

Bruins Vote

Virtual Den Camp

Fri 9/25 • 3PM - 4:30PM

Bond with fellow Bruins as you conquer challenges in this fast-paced online adventure experience. Join a Den Team of fellow Bruins in this virtual experience reminiscent of summer camp. UCLA Recreation facilitators will brief you and your team...

Recreation

Self-Care in 2020: Conquering Stress and Harnessing Resilience during a Crisis

Fri 9/25 • 4PM - 5PM

Digital Event

Open to first year graduate students. This training will share concrete, applicable and healthy habits for first year grad students interested in managing anxiety and conquering stress related to academics. The objectives for this session include:...

Graduate Student Resource CenterGraduate Student Orientation

Online Program - Global Cuisine Cooking Lesson with Maam Sir

Fri 9/25 • 5PM - 6PM

RSVP to receive Zoom link to join as the date nears. Recognized by MICHELIN as one of LA’s best restaurants, Ma’am Sir was a labor of love of Filipino chef Charles Olalia. Ma’am Sir dishes embody the energy of a “Filipino party in urban Manila,”...

Fowler Museum

AOS EPSS and IoES: Physical Sciences New Student Welcome

Fri 9/25 • 6PM - 7PM

The UCLA Dean of Physical Sciences invites freshmen and first-year transfer students to a series of events just for you! These events are geared toward new students interested in a Physical Sciences major or minor, including biochemistry;...

Physical Sciences

Virtual Bar Crawl

Fri 9/25 • 6PM - 10PM

Digital Event

Open to first year graduate students. Join us for a dance party to rival all virtual dance parties! 4 hours. 4 Music Genres. 4 LA DJs from well-known clubs to host the social-distancing party of the year!

Graduate Student Resource CenterGraduate Student Orientation

Bruin Nights- Trivia & Games

Fri 9/25 • 8PM - 10PM

Join us for a fun-filled night of UCLA trivia and games such as scavenger hunts, scattergories, and more! This is a great opportunity to make new friends while engaging in some friendly competition.

Associated Students of UCLA

True Bruin Welcome • Day 3 Saturday September 9/26

Enormous Activities Fair (EAF)

Fri 9/25 - Mon 9/28

Instagram

The Enormous Activities Fair is the showcase for hundreds of student organizations and resources! EAF will be virtual on Instagram so all students can take their time to checkout the different clubs at UCLA and the different resources and...

Student Organizations, Leadership and Engagement

Physics & Astronomy: Physical Sciences New Student Welcome

Sat 9/26 • 11AM - 12PM

The UCLA Dean of Physical Sciences invites freshmen and first-year transfer students to a series of events just for you! These events are geared toward new students interested in a Physical Sciences major or minor, including biochemistry;...

Physical Sciences

Meet the Greeks

Sat 9/26 • 5PM - 7PM

YouTube

Come learn more about UCLA's Greek Community as we welcome new and continuing students to UCLA. Click on the videos from the Asian Greek Council, Interfraternity Council, Latinx Greek Council, Multi-Interest Greek Council, National Pan-Hellenic...

Fraternity and Sorority Life

Math: Physical Sciences New Student Welcome

Sat 9/26 • 6PM - 7PM

The UCLA Dean of Physical Sciences invites freshmen and first-year transfer students to a series of events just for you! These events are geared toward new students interested in a Physical Sciences major or minor, including biochemistry;...

Physical Sciences

True Bruin Welcome • Day 4 Sunday September 9/27

Enormous Activities Fair (EAF)

Fri 9/25 - Mon 9/28

Instagram

The Enormous Activities Fair is the showcase for hundreds of student organizations and resources! EAF will be virtual on Instagram so all students can take their time to checkout the different clubs at UCLA and the different resources and...

Student Organizations, Leadership and Engagement

UCLA Navy Reserve Officer Training Corps (NROTC) Open House

Sun 9/27 • 10AM - 1PM

Zoom

Are you interested in joining military training? The UCLA Navy Reserve Officer Training Corps (NROTC) Open House will feature photographs and videos from NROTC related events to highlight programs and show NROTC students who work hard during...

Naval Science

This is Bruin Life: Watch Party

Sun 9/27 • 11:30AM - 1PM

Zoom

Missed the premiere? Watch This is Bruin Life with the Dean of Students, Maria Blandizzi, as you prepare to kick off fall quarter. Join her on Sunday, September 27, at 11:30am PST

Residential Life

Table Top Shakespeare: Much Ado About Nothing

Sun 9/27 • 12PM - 2PM

A salt and pepper are the king and queen. A vase is the prince. A matchbox is the servant. A toilet roll tube is the innkeeper. A water bottle, the messenger… Welcome, new and returning Bruins! UCLA’s Center for the Art of Performance invites you to...

Center for the Art of Performance

UCLA Latino Alumni Association Movie Night

Sun 9/27 • 7PM

Online

Enjoy a virtual screening of “In Other Words” followed by a Q&A with the filmmakers.

AlumniDiversity ProgramsNetworks