Ways to Get Involved



Find out about the many ways to interact with Ziman and how we can help our students build a career
Anderson Real Estate Association
The Anderson Real Estate Association (AREA) is a graduate student real estate club. Membership has increased steadily in recent years as interest in real estate has grown. The club organizes a real estate career night, networking events and a speaker series.
Real Estate Law Association
The Real Estate Law Association (RELA) is the law student real estate club. Since its formation in 2010, the club has launched a speaker series and mentor program, and has an enthusiastic leadership in place to manage its growing membership.
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Bruin Real Estate Association
The Bruin Real Estate Association (BREA) offers a vast number of educational opportunities, career networking events, and character development experiences for UCLA undergraduate students with the passion to pursue a future in the field of real estate.

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Real Estate Industry Night

Sponsored by the Ziman Center and organized by students, AREA's Real Estate Industry Night is a well-attended annual event. Typically over 100 companies participate. These companies have included AEW Capital Management, Apollo Real Estate Advisors, Arden Realty, Buchanan Street Partners, CB Richard Ellis, Colony Capital, Cushman & Wakefield, Douglas Emmett, George Smith Partners, Grubb & Ellis, Jones Lang Lasalle, JP Morgan Mortgage Capital, KB Homes, KBS Realty, Keybank Real Estate Capital, Metlife, Resmark Equity Partners, TA Associates, The Olson Company, Trammell Crow, Wells Fargo, and Westfield America.

Careers & Internships

Working in collaboration with UCLA Anderson's Parker Career Management Center and the UCLA Anderson Student Real Estate Association (AREA), the Center provides assistance to students seeking full-time positions and internships in the real estate industry.

RELA Investiture

The Ziman Center sponsors the annual Real Estate Law Association Investiture event to celebrate the accomplishments of the RELA Board, to welcome the incoming RELA Board and to honor a distinguished UCLA Law School industry alumnus/alumna for his/her contributions and commitment to RELA.

Real Estate Lunches

Real estate lunches are one of the regular on-campus recruiting programs sponsored by the Career Management Center, in coordination with AREA. Lunch presentations consist of a noontime presentation made by the host company, followed by a question-and-answer session. The presentations offer students an opportunity to learn firsthand about different careers in the industry.

Ziman Center Real Estate Mentor Program

The Ziman Center has developed a real estate mentor program designed to meet the needs of students and busy professionals. The program allows real estate professionals to share their work experience, offer career advice, interface with students, and participate in Ziman Center activities.

Alumni Networking Mixers

Alumni networking events offer students opportunities to network with UCLA alumni professionals who are presently working in the real estate field.

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