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Bruin Resource Center

The Bruin Resource Center (BRC) is the home for a number of campus centers and programs that provide support to different student communities including students who have been part of the foster care and probation systems, students who are undocumented or a part of mixed-status families, parenting students and students who are taking care of other dependents such as siblings, students in recovery, students who were formerly incarcerated or impacted by the carceral system, and students who have experienced homelessness. They offer academic, social, and financial support programs.

General Info

Monday to Thursday - 10am to 4pm
On Campus Student Activities Center, Suite B44
Undergraduate Graduate & Professional

Contact Info

(310) 825-7904


  • Bruin Guardian Scholars - Find programs and scholarships for students who have experienced homelessness or are current or former foster youth.
  • Bruin Guardian Scholars Academy - Explore information about this club that provides foster youth with necessary educational and psycho-social support to help them graduate high school and enroll in post-secondary education.
  • Bruin McKinney-Vento Initiative - Find information about McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act authorizes the federal Education for Homeless Children and Youth (EHCY) Program.
  • Bruin Underground Scholars Program - Learn about this program that was developed to support the academic experiences of students that identify as formerly incarcerated and/or system impacted.
  • Collegiate Recovery Program - Discover more about this program that provides academic, wellness, and emotional support for students who are in recovery from substance use or other addictive behaviors.
  • Students with Dependents Program - Find information about this program designed for parents, guardians and/or caregivers that offers resources and community.
  • Undocumented Student Program - Learn about USP which supports all undocumented undergraduate, grad, and professional students that provides academic, wellness, and financial resources.