New UCLA Online Telecommuting Resource

 

To:  Faculty and Staff

Dear Colleagues:

In order to help slow the spread of COVID-19, in spring 2020 UCLA quickly shifted employees who were not required to be on campus to telecommuting. This unplanned need was a logistical challenge for the campus and likely for you as well. For many, the results have demonstrated that... Read full update

Extending Remote Work Through March 19

To: Faculty and Staff

Dear Colleagues:

I know you have made extraordinary efforts to continue serving UCLA’s mission of education, research and service amidst the challenges of the past six months, and the entire campus leadership team thanks you for your perseverance and dedication.

In order to continue to limit the number of... Read full update

Update - Health Protocols for a Safer Return to Campus

Dear Bruin Community:

As we approach the start of the fall quarter, I write to share information on key mitigation protocols and procedures in place to reduce the spread of the COVID-19 virus and facilitate a safer return for those coming back to the UCLA campus. Please be aware that while the campus is open to individuals who... Read full update

UCLA CAMPUS CONTINUES TO ONLY BE OPEN FOR ESSENTIAL OPERATIONS

While the Bobcat fire continues to pose no immediate threat to campus, and you may continue to smell smoke, we recognize the Air Quality is currently considered MODERATE on campus. As the fire continues so too will the fluctuation of our Air Quality Index. Again we ask everyone to put safety first as UCLA closely monitors... Read full update

UCLA CAMPUS CONTINUES TO ONLY BE OPEN FOR ESSENTIAL OPERATIONS

While the Bobcat fire remains active and continues to pose no immediate threat to campus, we recognize the Air Quality currently on campus is considered unhealthy for all groups. Additionally, some members of our campus community live in evacuation areas or may be impacted by road closures. We ask everyone to put safety first... Read full update

UCLA CAMPUS CONTINUES TO ONLY BE OPEN FOR ESSENTIAL OPERATIONS

Based on currently available data, air quality is now considered MODERATE, even though you may continue to smell smoke. Air quality levels will fluctuate throughout the weekend and we will update you on significant changes.

What you should know:

Threat to campus: No immediate threat

Air quality: Air quality... Read full update

UCLA CAMPUS CONTINUES TO ONLY BE OPEN FOR ESSENTIAL OPERATIONS
 

While the Bobcat fire remains active and continues to pose no immediate threat to campus, we recognize the Air Quality currently on campus is considered unhealthy for all groups. Additionally, some members of our campus community live in evacuation areas or may be impacted by road closures. We ask everyone to put safety... Read full update

Water main break: Update #2

Dear Bruin Community,

Earlier this morning, the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP) successfully shut down the water flow to the UCLA campus from the ruptured pipe on Sunset Boulevard, thereby containing the situation. We are now initiating our clean-up plan and ask that the following areas be avoided: Sunset Boulevard between Veteran and... Read full update

Water main break: Impacts to Lot 4, Lot 7 and IM Field

Dear Bruin Community,

A city of Los Angeles water main broke shortly before 2:00 a.m. under Sunset Boulevard near Westwood Plaza. Currently, all parts of campus are unaffected except for Charles Young Drive North, parking lot 4, lot 7 and the Intermural Field. The Los Angeles Department of Water and Power is actively working to... Read full update

Fall Update: Shift to Primarily Remote Instruction, Reduced Housing

 

Dear Bruin Community:

On August 3, we announced revamped plans for the fall academic term, which included offering about 8% of classes in person or a hybrid mode and the return of 5,000 students to campus... Read full update

Bruin Bubble Resource

 

To the UCLA Community:

Thank you to everyone who recently completed the dependent care survey. Your feedback has been invaluable as we continue to develop resources to support UCLA families during this challenging time.

Today we are pleased to share our newly created ... Read full update

Our Commitment to One Another

 

Dear UCLA Faculty and Staff:

As we approach fall, UCLA continues to face significant COVID-19–related budget challenges — a reality we expect to reverberate long after the pandemic ends. With just a fraction of our students in on-campus housing, alongside other factors, UCLA will face the greatest financial impact of any University of... Read full update

Postponing Fall Intercollegiate Athletics Competitions

 

Dear Bruin Community:

Earlier today, the Pac-12 Conference made the difficult decision to postpone all fall intercollegiate athletics competitions among its member institutions... Read full update

Update on Fall Quarter Plans

 

Dear Bruin Community:

In our June fall planning message, we announced that we hoped to offer 15% to 20% of our fall courses in person or in a hybrid format, knowing that those plans could change based on the progression of the pandemic. With Los Angeles... Read full update

Standing with Our International Students

 

Dear Bruin Community:

I am very concerned by yesterday’s announcement from U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) that international students cannot remain in the United States if they are exclusively attending online classes this fall. Decisions like this are contrary to our core values of collaboration, diversity and... Read full update