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Bruin Underground Scholars

The Bruin Underground Scholars program was developed to support the academic experiences of students that identify as formerly incarcerated and/or system impacted or that have dealt with the direct and indirect experiences of the carceral system.

General Info

Monday to Friday- 9am to 5pm
On Campus Student Activities Center, Suite B44
Undergraduate Graduate & Professional

Contact Info

(310) 825-3945


  • Resources - Explore a terminology guide for communicating about those in the carceral system and information about their annual cultural event.
  • Off Campus Organizations - Learn about other programs outside of the UCLA community offering support for students who were formerly incarcerated.
  • Events - Find out about upcoming events hosted by Bruin Underground Scholars.
  • Connect - Join Bruin Underground Scholars mailing list and find further contact information.