ABOUT RESEARCH AT UCLA
Research is at the core of our mission as a public university. Every day, each one of us is helped by a research breakthrough that UCLA faculty, scientists or students have created or discovered. Eradicating poverty. Eliminating disease. Expanding access to education. Developing new energy sources. At UCLA, we’re not afraid to strive for monumental achievements. In fact, we do it every day.
UCLA ranks among the world's top research universities, with over $1B in per year in external research grants and contracts—a number achieved five times over the past seven years. Our researchers are supported by federal agencies such as the National Institutes of Health, the National Science Foundation, NASA, the National Endowment for the Humanities, and DARPA, as well as many state and private organizations. From the arts and humanities to medicine and engineering, UCLA research and scholarship is world-class. SEE ALL THE FACTS AND FIGURES
WAYS TO ENGAGE WITH UCLA RESEARCH
ABOUT THE UCLA OFFICE OF THE VICE CHANCELLOR FOR RESEARCH
UCLA RESEARCH BY SCHOOL/DIVISION
UCLA researchers in all disciplines are are engaged in efforts to produce discoveries and scholarship that deliver real benefit to California, the nation, and the world. Visit the links below to learn more about specific research efforts occurring across campus and in selected institutes.
COLLEGE OF LETTERS AND SCIENCE
GRADUATE AND PROFESSIONAL SCHOOLS
SELECTED INSTITUTES AND RESEARCH UNITS