CONGRATULATIONS to the Class of 2021!

The Association is proud to support more than 500,000 Bruins worldwide
with engaging events, volunteer opportunities, career resources and much more.
We are excited to welcome you to the UCLA alumni family.

Your Alumni Association

All graduates of UCLA are automatically members of the Association. Celebrate your Association membership by exploring the programs and services the Association offers.

The Bruin Promise is UCLA's bold commitment to lifelong learning, professional development, and personal enrichment for all UCLA graduates.

Be sure to update your contact information before Sept. 30. Your UCLA Alumni Association member ID card will be mailed to your updated address in the fall.

The mission of the UCLA Alumni Association is:


The Association has created digital and printable signage that you can easily access here. Change your Facebook cover photo, plaster your windows with posters and banners, or change your virtual background on Zoom to mark this moment. You can also add the #UCLA2021 Facebook frame to your profile picture.

In-person ceremonies for the Class of 2021 are in progress. The details can be found on the UCLA College's website. For a complete list of UCLA commencement celebrations, please click here. For highlights from keynote commencement speaker and UCLA Alumni Association President D'Artagnan Scorza '07, Ph.D. '13, click here.

Be sure to update your contact information so that the Association can keep you updated about important information and events in your area.

Career & Professional Development

Bruin Promise

UCLA’s bold commitment to professional development and personal enrichment for all UCLA graduates.

Job Search Starter Kit

Use the tips and templates in the kit to build your resume, cover letter and email correspondences.

On-Demand Content

Explore our extensive archive of career-related videos featuring experienced alumni in various fields.


Join our online community platform exclusively for Bruins to find job opportunities, mentors and more.

Alumni Career Engagement

The Association will be here for you throughout your professional journey. Explore this list of key resources as you begin your career.

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Join the LinkedIn Group

Be sure to join the official UCLA Alumni group on LinkedIn. You’ll be part of a community of nearly 50,000 Bruins ready to support you. Introduce yourself, ask a question, build your network and peruse the many jobs other Bruins are posting.

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First Destination Survey

Take five minutes to complete the First Destination Survey, a confidential online questionnaire to help UCLA learn more about the experiences and aspirations of recent grads. Those who complete the survey receive a list of tools and resources to assist with job searches and are entered for a chance to win one of many $100 amazon gift cards available.

Take the Survey

Featured Event & Engagement Opportunity

Join this free session on cementing career values and defining goals. Learn how to research and negotiate your salary and gain the confidence to overcome obstacles. Click “Learn More” to register.
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Congratulations to Sami Rafeedie '21, winner of this year's
decorated graduation cap contest! Explore #UCLA2021 on Instagram and Twitter to see other creatively decorated grad caps.
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Senior Send-Off Celebration

Senior Send-Off Celebration

Thursday June 02
6 P.M. PDT
James West Alumni Center
The Alumni Association congratulates the Class of 2022! An accomplishment like this deserves a celebration. Stay tuned for more details.

Bay Area Bruins: Edgewood Park Hike

Saturday July 02
9 A.M. PDT
Edgewood Park & Natural Preserve
We are excited to reschedule this hike that originally got rained out. Join Bay Area Bruins as we embark on a moderate 3.2-mile hike at Edgewood Park & Natural Prese...

Explore more events for recent grads.

Community & Connections

Alumni Networks

This may feel like the end, but your time as a Bruin is only beginning. No matter where you go you will always be surrounded and supported by your UCLA community. We can help build your network by quickly and easily connecting you with other alumni. By leveraging your Bruin network, the possibilities are infinite.

Connect Now

Class of 2021 Newsletter

The Association emailed a weekly newsletter to all graduating students throughout June. Each newsletter featured some of the best programs and services available as students transition to new alumni. Click on the links below for each edition. If you are a graduating student and did not receiving the Class of 2020 Newsletter, please email

Diversity Digest

Bruins are activists, changemakers and leaders in their communities. The Diversity Digest e-newsletter highlights the movements and successes of our diverse alumni community and offers ways to engage with UCLA through a social justice lens.


Social Media

The story of Bruins is shared everyday through features like Bruin of the Day, #IMissUCLA, #UCBruinsEverywhere and more. Like, follow, join, subscribe or connect with the more than 130,000 Bruins currently following us on social media.


While there are many advantages to being a member of the Association, discounts are certainly one of the most popular. These offers are made available by the Association as well as campus and external partners. Save more with some of the most popular discounts listed below.


Association programs and services are made possible by the support of Bruins like you.
Please consider making a gift of any amount to ensure the future of offerings like these.

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