Bruinlink | Spring 2020
Coffee Socials 2020
Coffee Socials were a huge success! Thank you to everyone who hosted and attended these special gatherings around the world. Be sure to check out photos from the event and, if you registered for a social (even if you didn’t attend), please provide your feedback about your experience. Looking forward to seeing you next year!
Bruin Family Insights
Our next virtual discussion, The Value of Faculty Connections, will take place on Thursday, March 19 at 5 p.m. PT. Visit the Bruin Family Insights web page to learn more and join the conversation!
UCLA Grad Trip 2020
Is your Bruin graduating this spring? Give them the ultimate graduation gift with a trip to Europe! Book early to take advantage of savings and special perks for your student.
Parenting Across State Lines
Parenting a college student from another state can pose a number of challenges. But what does this experience look like when you’re also a college educator? Dr. La’Tonya Rease Miles reflects on her first year as the parent of an out-of-state student and shares her advice for success.
Alumni Scholarships 2020
A new group of Bruins will soon join the UCLA family and you have an opportunity to help shape their future! The UCLA Alumni Association is recruiting reviewers to read and rank merit-based scholarship applications for newly admitted UCLA students. Register to read applications by Friday, March 13.
March 14-20 | Winter final exams
March 20 | BruinBill due
March 20 | UC SHIP waiver deadline
March 23 | Financial Aid disbursement
March 23-27 | Spring Break
March 27 | César Chávez holiday
April 1 | Spring courses begin
April 10 | Study List official
April 28 | Commencement ticket ordering begins
Promoting Social Well-being
Education, finances, sleep, physical health…there are many facets of student well-being. Is there time for social well-being, too? Check out this info graphic from UCLA Student Health Education & Promotion to help your Bruin get a jump start on the path to a healthier social life!
Celebrating 2020 Grads
Commencement season is nearly upon us! Make sure your grad knows about the Alumni Association’s Senior Send-Off celebration happening on Thursday, May 28. Attending graduation on Friday, June 12? Stop by Grad Central in the James West Alumni Center for refreshments and photos with Joe & Josie Bruin!
More Links for Bruin Families
Be near your Bruin!
With comfortable rooms just a short walk from ‘The Hill,’ the UCLA Luskin Conference Center offers special rates for families. Call 855-LCC-UCLA or view our family specials to book your visit.
Does your student currently live or plan to live in an off-campus apartment? If so, make sure they know about the support and resources Student Legal Services can offer regarding leases.