Bruinlink | Fall 2019
Move-in weekend is almost here! The Parent & Family Association has the information you need to make the weekend a success. Whether you have questions about the logistics of your student’s move-in time, what they should (or should not) bring, or what activities will happen during the weekend, we have you covered. Don’t forget to visit our information booths on The Hill while you’re on campus.
Bruin Family Insights
Bruin Family Insights is a virtual discussion series covering topics Bruin families want to know about the most. Join us on Thursday, Sept. 26 at 5 p.m. PT for our next topic, “A Chat with Bruin Parents,” to discuss family involvement at UCLA.
Bruin Family Weekend
Save the date for Bruin Family Weekend, happening Oct. 25-27! Enjoy three memorable days with your student as you get a taste for campus life and take part in Bruin tradition. Registration will open at the end of September.
True Bruin Welcome
From Sept. 19 to Sept. 29, True Bruin Welcome gives Bruins a chance to explore everything the UCLA community has to offer. There are opportunities for families, too, including “Ten Steps to Financial Success” presented by Wescom.
Out-of-State & International Family Reception
Take a break from moving in with the Parent & Family Association! On Saturday, Sept. 21 from 2-4 p.m., students and families coming from afar are invited to stop by the Carnesale Commons Palisades Ballroom to enjoy light refreshments and mingle with fellow families. Click here to let us know you’re coming.
True Bruin Values
At UCLA, we commit ourselves to the highest ethical standards. Now that your family is a part of the Bruin community, take a look at UCLA’s True Bruin Values and join us in pursuing a spirit of excellence and inclusivity.
Sept. 16 | Financial Aid disbursement
Sept. 19-22 | Move-in Weekend
Sept. 20 | Fall BruinBill due
Sept. 23 – Oct. 1 | Immunization Requirement Vaccination Fair
Sept. 26 | Instruction begins
Oct. 1 | 2020-21 FAFSA and DREAM Act applications open
Oct. 1 | Immunization requirement deadline
Oct. 11 | Study list official
Oct. 25-27 | Bruin Family Weekend
Nov. 11 | Veterans Day (no classes)
Nov. 28-29 | Thanksgiving holiday (no classes)
ANNUAL ACADEMIC CALENDAR
Bruin Emergency Kit
Make sure your student is ready when the moment calls for action with the UCLA Store’s Bruin Emergency Kit. This durable backpack contains the safety essentials your student needs no matter their location.
Student Campus Access
UCLA Transportation can help your commuter student find the best option for accessing campus. Click here to see the many ways Bruin commuters can save money, time and gas. From discounts on public transit and carpooling to bike rentals and repairs, Bruin Commuter Services has everything your Bruin needs for a stress-free commute.