As one of Southern California’s top five employers, UCLA is the workplace of more than 42,000 people and contributes $12.7 billion to the economy. The UCLA Health System alone generates $3.2 billion in output.

Innovation at UCLA has produced an active portfolio of almost 3,000 inventions. More than 140 companies have been created based on technology developed here.

UCLA is more than a university. It’s an economic engine.
Stats: The region's 7th largest employer. 31,000 people employed. 9.3 billion ot the economy