CONGRATULATIONS to the Class of 2024!

When you need support, the UCLA Alumni Association will be here.
That is the Bruin Promise: To be an enduring presence for Bruins at every stage of life and to lift the UCLA community.
We are excited to welcome you to the UCLA alumni family.

UCLA Alumni Association

All graduates of UCLA are automatically members of the Association. The Association is proud to support more than 600,000 Bruins worldwide. Explore all of the advantages available to alumni.

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. Print the card on demand by logging in to the Alumni Portal.

Celebrate

New Grad Mixer

Enjoy a casual evening meeting other recent grads, swapping stories and getting tips from alumni who've been where you are now. Whether you're looking for career advice or just want to make new friends, this is the perfect place to start your post-college journey. Let's celebrate your achievements together and kick off your next chapter with the Bruin community on Wednesday, June 26th, 6 p.m. at All Season Brewing Company! Click to RSVP.

Grad Cap Contest

As the official banking partner of the UCLA Alumni Association, Wescom wants to award your creativity! Email a photo of your decorated grad cap to community@alumni.ucla.edu starting June 1 through June 24 and you’ll be entered for a chance to win a $500 UCLA Store Gift Card on Wescom* to begin your alumni journey.
*No purchase necessary. Official sweepstakes rules apply. Click for Details.

Commencement Celebrations

The details regarding the College Commencement can be found on the UCLA College's website. Check out the complete list of UCLA commencement celebrations.

Career & Professional Development

The Classroom

The Classroom is an exceptional career management course, tailored specifically for recent graduates gearing up to enter the job market. This two-part course will teach tactics and strategies to navigate the various stages of a job search, from application to negotiation. The second part of the course will delve into the intricacies of transitioning to the workforce and setting yourself up for a successful career. Register for The Classroom before June 28 at a discounted rate.

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.

Join Now

Bruin Success Podcast

Do you ever wonder how Bruins like you have gone on to achieve success after college? Tune in to hear accomplished UCLA alumni discuss their professional journeys, what drove them to change careers, and their topics for personal and professional success.

Listen

Alumni Career Engagement

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

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.

UCLA ONE

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

Community & Connections

Alumni Networks

This may feel like the end, but your life as a Bruin is only beginning. No matter where you go you will always be surrounded and supported by your UCLA community. Build your network by quickly and easily connecting with other alumni. When you leverage your UCLA network, the possibilities are infinite. Learn more about UCLA alumni networks here.

Class of 2024 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. If you have any questions, please email community@alumni.ucla.edu.

  • First Edition: Career Support, Community, Events & More
  • Second Edition: Once a Bruin, Always a Bruin

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 160,000 Bruins currently following us on social media.

Engage in your hashtag and tag your posts with #UCLA2024.

Events

Class of 2024: New Grad Mixer

Wednesday June 26
6 P.M. PDT
All Season Brewing Company
Enjoy a casual evening to meet other recent grads, swap stories and get some tips from alumni who’ve been where you are now. Whether you're looking for career advic...

Bay Area Bruin Board Happy Hours

Friday June 28
7 P.M. PDT
The Lucky Horseshoe Bar
Meet some of the Bay Area Bruins Board and learn about getting involved, or just have a drink and social fun. We will be at the 2 large tables in the front. Hungry? Re...

Channel Islands: Hill Canyon Trail Hike

Saturday June 29
8 A.M. PDT
Hill Canyon Trail
Join Channel Islands Bruins for a hike on Hill Canyon Trail to Hawk Canyon in Camarillo. The hike is about 3.7 miles with 255 feet of elevation change and is rated easy....

Orange County Network: Bruin Brunch at Tender Greens

Saturday June 29
11 A.M. PDT
Tender Greens
The Orange County Alumni Network is excited to reboot our brunch series and we'd love for you to join us! This is a great chance to meet local alumni, make new friends a...

Explore more events for recent grads.

Discounts

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.

  • Take advantage of the UCLA Store’s Class of 2024 Appreciation Event. Get 20% off your purchase of BearWear apparel and accessories when you shop online at the UCLA Store, valid June 14 - June 28. Simply enter the coupon code CLASS24ALUM at checkout. Discount valid for one purchase of UCLA Apparel and Accessories only. This offer cannot be combined with other online promotions. Other restrictions and limitations may apply.
  • Free access to the UCLA Career Center three months after graduation.
  • Request tickets to UCLA Football and Men’s Basketball games as availability allows with the $14.99 monthly subscription-based GolDEN Pass – only available for UCLA Alumni who have graduated in the past 10 years. For questions, please contact the UCLA Central Ticket Office at cto@tickets.ucla.edu or (310) 825-2101. For all of the latest news, ticket offers, special opportunities and more, sign up to receive emails from UCLA Athletics at www.uclabruins.com/email.  
  • Exclusive to UCLA Young Alumni, join UCLA Football at the Rose Bowl all season long as an extension of the Den for just $179 per seat – limit 4 per account.  For more information or to order please call (310) 825-2946 or tickets@athletics.ucla.edu.
  • Up to 50% discount on UCLA Extension courses for one year after graduation followed by 10% off afterwards.
  • Free access to Handshake for Alumni, a job listings platform, for one year following graduation.
  • Access to discounted rates for UCLA Recreation facilities.
  • Discount on Hammer Museum membership.
  • Discount on general admission for film screenings at the James Billy Wilder Theater in the Hammer Museum.
  • Discounted general tickets for UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television’s Department of Theater shows.
  • Special rates for Club Quarters 17 private hotels located in major cities.

Show Your Bruin Pride and Get Rewarded
Alumni get 5% cash back on UCLA purchases.
Alumni get 5% cash back on UCLA Athletics tickets.
Learn more about the Wescom Bruin Edge Visa® Credit Card.
Terms and conditions apply.

We thank Wescom Credit Union for being the official banking partner of the UCLA Alumni Association.

YOU WILL ALWAYS BE UCLA

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.

For questions, contact community@alumni.ucla.edu.

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