Guidance on Face Masks, COVID-19 Testing and More

Dear Bruin Community:

It has been reassuring to see the increasing number of fully vaccinated Bruins and the reduction of new and suspected cases of COVID-19 in our local community — a reflection of broader trends throughout our state and nation.

In light of these trends, ... Read full update

UC Announces COVID-19 Vaccination Requirements

Dear Bruin Community:

The University of California Office of the President (UCOP) announced today that it is finalizing a policy that will require all UC faculty, staff, academic appointees and students to be vaccinated against COVID-19, subject to narrow medical exemptions and accommodations based on disability or religious belief. ... Read full update

Updated Guidelines for Meals, Meetings and Events

To:  Faculty and Staff

Colleagues:

UCLA recently announced via BruinPost some expanded activities, namely events, that... Read full update

To: Faculty and Staff

Dear Colleagues:

UCLA is looking forward to expanding on-campus learning, living and working in the fall, and the health and well-being of the Bruin community remain our top priority. The past year brought changes for many of us in how and where we work,... Read full update

Following Up on May 21 Faculty and Staff Town Hall

To: Faculty and Staff

Dear Colleagues:

Thank you to those who tuned into our ... Read full update

Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research and Creative Activities

Dear Bruin Community:

Almost a year ago, I announced our intention to ramp-up research activities following a two-month period of dramatically curtailed research due to the impact of the COVID-19 crisis and resulting city and county Safer at Home orders. 

Today, I am happy to announce that, effective June 1,... Read full update

*Corrected on 5/25/21

UCLA Advances to Yellow Tier Allowances with Modifications

Dear Bruin Community:

L.A. County continues to see promising declines in COVID-19 cases and has advanced to ... Read full update

COVID-19 Town Hall Next Friday: Preparing to Teach in the Fall

To:  Faculty and Staff

Dear Colleagues:

As we continue planning for fall quarter and the future of work at UCLA, we invite all faculty and staff to join members of the ... Read full update

Approved LACDPH Protocols Allow Some Expanded Campus Activities

Dear Bruin Community:

As regional COVID-19 case rates decline and immunization rates continue to increase, our planning for a phased return to campus continues. We are pleased to inform you that recently updated protocols from the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health (LACDPH) have been adopted by campus... Read full update

Comment Period on Proposed UC COVID-19 Vaccination Policy Open Through May 31

 

Dear Bruin Community,

The campus community was recently advised of a ... Read full update

UC Announces Proposed COVID-19 Vaccination Policy

Dear Bruin Community,

Today, the University of California announced a proposed policy for review that would require all UC faculty, staff, academic appointees and students to be vaccinated against COVID-19, subject to limited medical and religious exemptions. The requirement would go into effect by the beginning of the fall term,... Read full update

Following Up on April 14 Faculty and Staff Town Hall

To:  Faculty and Staff

Dear Colleagues:

Thank you to those who tuned in to the April 14 Town Hall for Faculty and Staff and for those that contributed questions during our Q&A session. We hope the discussion was helpful to you. As planning for the future of work at UCLA continues to evolve, it is critical that we keep... Read full update

Dear Bruin Community:

The trial of former police officer Derek Chauvin for the murder of George Floyd has left many of us to revisit that heartbreaking killing of nearly one year ago. Doing so has been made even more difficult by the killing of Daunte Wright, another unarmed Black man shot by a police officer in Minnesota, and the video released of Adam Toledo, a 13-year-old Latino boy,... Read full update

Honoring UCLA's Class of 2021

Dear Bruin Community:

Graduation from UCLA is a deeply meaningful milestone. It is a moment for our graduates to celebrate years of hard work, reflect on their academic journeys and honor a time of great transition in their lives.

This year, the dangers posed by the pandemic again require us to make changes to how we traditionally celebrate our... Read full update

Guidance for Resuming Campus Operations

To: Faculty and Staff

Dear colleagues:

As Los Angeles County recovers from the COVID-19 pandemic and access to vaccinations continues to increase, UCLA is beginning to gradually ramp up campus activity and operations. With this in mind, UCLA... Read full update