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You Are the Difference

Your investment in UCLA Extension is critical to strengthen and sustain a legacy of excellence, access, innovation and service. UCLA Extension is where education is headed. Leading the way takes courage, resources and the philanthropy of donors like you.

The UCLA Extension Innovation Fund uses unrestricted gifts to support all facets of our schools’ mission. These funds give us the flexibility to address challenges and seize opportunities to reflect the ever-evolving needs of today’s students and tomorrow’s leaders.

Gifts to the Extension Innovation Fund help to support projects and initiatives of the Dean, and ensure that curricula continue to be groundbreaking, relevant and innovative. Your gift can help extend learning and provide the greater Los Angeles community with the skills of today–and tomorrow. 

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The Extension Scholarship Fund helps offer financial assistance to students in the form of merit or achievement-based scholarships. Your gift can make it possible for students to enrich their education, master skills and climb to new heights. 

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UCLA Extension instructors are prominent professionals in their field and passionate about helping students advance their skills. In addition to industry and certificate specific programs, UCLA Extension has programs that supports veterans, the intellectual and developmentally disabled, English-language learners, displaced workers and more. Help support these vital programs and provide resources for teaching and research.

Endowments allow us to retain and recruit outstanding instructors, strengthen our renowned coursework and certificate programs, and provide essential funding for educational activities that refresh the knowledge of the workforce and provide resources for the underserved communities. As a permanent fund, your endowed gift will ensure that your vision and legacy endure in perpetuity.

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