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UCLA Transfer Student Center

By The Numbers...

General Overview

Total Transfer Population: 7,600+ (24.3% of the undergraduate population)

In 2020, UCLA received 28,457 applicants and admitted 5,435 students (19% acceptance rate)

Incoming Transfers (Enrolled in Fall 2021): 3,436

Median Transfer GPA: 3.92

Transfer Profiles By Major

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Where are students transferring from?

83% come from CA Community Colleges

5% from other UC Campuses / 2% from a CSU

10% from other schools

Graduation Rate

74.9% Graduate within 2 years or less

91.2% Graduate within 3 years

Ethnicity

African American (7%)

American Indian / Alaska Native (1%)

Asian (29%)

White (32%)

Hispanic (28%)

Unknown (3%)

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Photo Credit: Patricia Marroquin/UCLA

Top 10 Transfer Majors

1. Sociology

2. Political Science

3. Psychology

4. Business Economics

5. English

6. Economics

7. History

8. Biology

9. Anthropology

10. Philosophy

All data was pulled from UCLA Campus Statistics and UCLA Student Affairs Information and Research Office.

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