Prospective Student

Welcome future Bruins! Our website will provide you with extensive information about financial aid and scholarships at UCLA. If you are planning to use financial aid to pay for your UCLA education, you are not alone. 45% of UCLA undergraduate students receive grants and scholarships to cover their University of California system-wide tuition and fees.  Approximately 55% of all UCLA undergraduates receive some form of financial aid, with an average gift aid award of $18,808. UCLA is very proud to be ranked as the Nation's no. 1 best value university by Forbes. We are committed to making a UCLA education attainable and affordable for our students. 

When you are admitted to UCLA, you and your family might have a lot of questions about how financial aid works and how you can use it to help cover the cost of tuition, housing and other necessities. Financial Aid and Scholarships is dedicated to helping each family create a strategy that works for them. Thanks to the numerous options available, a UCLA education is very affordable.

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