December 3, 2022

UCLA officers mentioned the college is probably the most applied-to four-year college within the nation.

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – A report variety of greater than 119,000 potential college students submitted functions to UCLA for the autumn semester, the college introduced as we speak.

The candidates embrace greater than 97,000 potential freshman and 22,000 potential switch college students.

UCLA officers mentioned the college is probably the most applied-to four-year college within the nation.

“These numbers present that our relentless efforts to recruit college students from each nook of the state are bearing fruit,” mentioned Youlonda Copeland-Morgan, UCLA affiliate vice chancellor for enrollment administration. “Additionally they present that our message to low-income, first-generation and underrepresented college students — that they, too, have a spot at UCLA — is getting by way of.”

UCLA officers mentioned the quantity functions from black college students jumped by 5 p.c from final 12 months, whereas the variety of Chicano/Latino candidates grew by 8 p.c and Native American candidates went up by 3 p.c.

The general variety of functions elevated by 4.7 amongst potential freshman over final 12 months, and 4.2 p.c for switch college students.

The candidates represented the majority of a report 206,000 individuals who utilized for admission to College of California campuses throughout the state.

Potential freshmen can be notified about admission selections by April 1, and admitted college students can have till Could 1 to inform the college whether or not they are going to truly enroll. Switch college students can be notified by April 30 about admission selections and can have till June 1 to commit.

UCLA candidates represented the majority of a report 206,000 college students who utilized to College of California campuses throughout the state — a 6.4 p.c enhance over fall 2015 and the twelfth straight 12 months of record-setting software numbers, UC officers mentioned.

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“The rise in functions from Californians will assist us attain our aim of including 5,000 extra undergraduate residents this 12 months and 10,000 over three years,” UC President Janet Napolitano mentioned.  ”Particularly, our efforts to spice up the variety of candidates transferring from California’s group faculties are paying off.”