Signature Events

UCLA is thrilled to welcome back students, faculty, staff, alumni and friends to campus! This year, Homecoming at UCLA invites you to join us for a weeklong celebration leading up to Bruin Family Weekend and the UCLA vs. Colorado football game at the Rose Bowl Stadium. 

For questions, email us at homecomingatucla@gmail.com.

UCLA Blue and Gold Paint Cans

Paint the Town

Show your Bruin Spirit by decorating your room, and home with blue and gold and share your Bruin spirit on your social channels using #UCLAHOMECOMING.  

Fireside Chat with Martin Jarmond

Wednesday, Oct. 25

6:30 - 8 p.m.

James West Alumni Center


Join us for a fun chat with athletic director, Martin Jarmond on Wednesday, October 25 from 6 - 8 p.m. at the James West Alumni Center. Light Refreshments will be provided. 


Alumni Trivia Night

Wednesday, Oct. 25

8:30 p.m.

Barney's Beanery - Westwood


Bring your Bruin spirit and celebrate Homecoming 2023 with a trivia night in Westwood! Put your Bruin knowledge to the test for a bit of healthy past versus current Bruins competition! All are welcome to attend.


Homecoming Kick-off

Monday, Oct. 23

11 a.m. -  3 p.m. (PT)

Bruin Plaza


Kick-off the week and get into Homecoming spirit at Bruin Plaza. Stop by and begin making your #UCLAHomecoming week one you will never forget.

Interview with a Bruin

Interview With a Bruin

Tuesday, October 24


James West Alumni Center/Ackerman Grand Ballroom


Interview With a Bruin pairs alumni with UCLA students to help sharpen their interview skills. UCLA alumni professionals will walk students through a mock interview and give tips and feedback.

Interested in attending, visit our site here.

Bruin Blankets

Bruin Blankets & Hygiene Kits

Thursday, Oct. 26

6-8 pm

James West Alumni Center


Come join the Alumni Scholars Club as we will be making no-sew blankets and hygiene kits to help those experiencing homelessness in the greater Los Angeles area.


Blue & Gold Challenge

Starting Monday, Oct. 23

All Week

Make your Homecoming experience extra special with exclusive collectible pins. Simply participate in the Blue & Gold Challenge taking place during Homecoming. This special week of giving invites Bruins of every affiliation to band together to support brighter tomorrows for everyone that UCLA serves. Make a $10 gift during Homecoming week to receive one of three collectible UCLA pins, or donate $25 to collect all three.

Blood Drive

The UCLA Blood & Platelet Center is currently facing a blood shortage. Schedule your lifesaving donation here and scan the "Homecoming at UCLA" QR code at check-in.

Dine Westwood

Oct. 22–28


Enjoy deals in Westwood all week long. You can redeem by showing your UCLA ID.

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