Location: Los Angeles, CA
Founded: 1919
Primary Athletic Conference: Pac 12 Conference
Nickname: Bruins
Colors: UCLA Blue, UCLA Gold
Mascot Name: Joe Bruin
Institution Website: www.ucla.edu
Bookstore: www.uclastore.com
Alumni Association: www.uclalumni.net
Athletics Website: www.uclabruins.com
Famous Alumni: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (NBA) Jim Morrison (Singer) Carol Burnett (Actress) James Dean (Actor) Ralph Bunche (Nobel Prize Winner) Troy Aikman (NFL) Jackie Robinson (Baseball) Jackie Joyner Kersee (Track & Field) Arthur Ashe (Tennis) Antonio Villaraigiosa
Fun Fact: The first UCLA mascot was a small dog named “Rags” that a gardener found on the campus lawn.