coronavirus Updates

Two Virtual Town Hall Events on March 18: Fall Planning and Research Ramp-Up

To:  Faculty and Staff

Dear Colleagues:

With vaccinations underway and new cases of COVID-19 decreasing in Los Angeles, we want to provide an update on new in-person academic considerations for spring quarter, our current planning assumptions for fall, as well as further ramp-up of research... Read full update

Marking a Year of Challenge

Dear Bruin Community:

March 10 marks a solemn milestone for UCLA. One year ago, in response to the burgeoning threat posed by COVID-19, we made the decision to suspend in-person classes and move to remote instruction. It was an early indication of how much the pandemic would transform our studies, our work, our community and our lives.

The past 12... Read full update

A Safer Spring Break is Our Collective Responsibility

Dear Bruin Community:

Spring break is traditionally a time for many of us to get away and unwind; however, with the pandemic still lingering, we urge all students, faculty and staff to refrain from traveling and gathering with individuals outside your household.

The recent limited easing of COVID-19 restrictions comes with... Read full update

UCLA Faculty and Staff are now Eligible for COVID-19 Vaccination


Dear Bruin Community:

We write today to share the news that UCLA employees, including students employed by the university and those who work in our PreK-12 facilities, are now eligible to receive COVID-19... Read full update

Research Ramp-Up Hold in Place Has Been Lifted

Dear Bruin Community:

On December 3, 2020, as a direct result of the post-Thanksgiving surge in COVID-19 cases throughout our region, UCLA’s COVID-19 Response and Recovery Task Force (CRRTF) implemented a state of “hold in place” for new research activities. We have operated under this state for the past two months, during which time... Read full update