University of California, Los Angeles
#21 Overall Influence#31 Desirability Rank

University of California, Los Angeles

Public research university in Los Angeles, California, United States

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The University of California, Los Angeles is a public land-grant research university in Los Angeles, California. UCLA traces its early origins back to 1882 as the southern branch of the California State Normal School . It became the Southern Branch of the University of California in 1919, making it the second-oldest of the 10-campus University of California system. UCLA receives the most college applications of any university in the United States and is considered one of the most prestigious universities in the world.

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405 Hilgard Ave, Los Angeles CA 90095-1405

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Who are University of California, Los Angeles's Most influential alumni?

University of California, Los Angeles's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of . University of California, Los Angeles’s most academically influential people include H. George Frederickson, John Cage, and Edward Lazear.

H. George Frederickson

American academic

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John Cage

American avant-garde composer

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Edward Lazear
Edward Lazear

American economist

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Travis Kalanick
Travis Kalanick

American entrepreneur

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Subramaniam Ramadorai

Indian businessman

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Evsey Domar

American economist

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Robert Dallek

American historian specializing in American presidents

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Nancy Leveson

American computer scientist

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Jack Mezirow

American sociologist and educator

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Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

American basketball player and writer

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Duane Gish
Duane Gish

American biochemist an creationist

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Juan Cole
Juan Cole

American scholar

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