Program Structure

During our 31 year partnership with UCLA, we have provided incredible summer experiences for over 15,000 high school students. Summer Discovery students come from 43 states and over 60 countries. Join us and create long-lasting friendships with students from all over the world this summer.

  • Residential Life Live with your friends on one of the best campuses in the United States. Become more independent with the support of our amazing staff.
  • Academics Choose from 3 different exciting programs: Business of Entertainment, Media, and Sports. Digital Marketing and Social Media. Sports Business.
  • Activities Spend your summer discovering everything LA has to offer. From Manhattan Beach to Disneyland to LA Dodgers games, every day on and off campus is action-packed.
  • Sports Take advantage of the amazing Pac-12 athletic facilities at UCLA through pick-up games, tournaments, and Sports Plus classes.

A Typical Weekday at UCLA

 

Every day at UCLA is unique, but here is a preview of what you can expect on campus:

8:30 a.m.

Roll out of bed and head to Rieber dining hall where you can enjoy a bagel, eggs, fruit, and more on your way to class.

9:30 a.m.

Grab your notebook and pen (or your laptop) and don’t be late for class.

11:30 a.m.

What’s one great thing about college? Long lunch breaks. Enjoy a leisurely lunch with friends, catch up on homework, or workout at the gym.

1:00 p.m.

Back to class, but not always in the classroom. We take site visits around LA to movie studios, local businesses, and sports stadiums

3:00 p.m.

Your summer, your way. Sign up for the activities you want to do. Choose from beaches, sports, shopping, museums, and more.

6:00 p.m.

Dinner time. Enjoy the unlimited portions at Rieber dining hall. UCLA has some of the best food of any college campus.

8:00 p.m.

Movie premieres. Comedy shows. Concerts. Major league sports. You will never forget the memories you make with your friends in LA.

11:00 p.m.

Movie premieres. Comedy shows. Concerts. Major league sports. You will never forget the memories you make with your friends in LA.

8:00 p.m.

Order a pizza, watch a movie, or play ping pong in the lounge. After a full day, it’s nice to relax with friends.