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Consistent with University policies and regulations, UCLA upholds the principles of academic freedom and shared governance, freedom of speech, and privacy in the use of electronic resources by our faculty, students and staff.

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The University does not actively monitor or control web content. However, when the University receives a notification of an alleged violation of law or policy, we investigate and address violations accordingly. Contact: abuse@ucla.edu or webadmin@ucla.edu.

Accessibility — Statement

UCLA is committed to web accessibility for everyone.

If you are experiencing a web accessibility issue, please contact the ADA/504 Office for further assistance by emailing ada@saonet.ucla.edu or calling (310) 206-8049.

If you are a student and would like to file a disability-based discrimination grievance, please see UCLA Procedure 230.2: Student Grievances Regarding Violations of Anti-Discrimination Laws or University Policies on Discrimination Based on Disability.

Privacy: The UCLA Gateway and Other Sites

The UCLA gateway site, www.ucla.edu, collects information to improve functionality and content and to monitor performance. Data is used to help answer specific questions about the usage and performance of the web site or individual web pages. At no time is site usage associated with individual IP addresses.
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Site History

The first UCLA home page in September 1993 was a simple welcome. In May 1995 came the full-featured "InfoUCLA." In February 1997, "Planet UCLA" was launched (with a spinning globe). The "Great Futures" design was adopted in June 2000. The "Here. Now. UCLA" design was launched in late October 2004 and updated in November 2008. The current design dates to 2012. The site is managed by UCLA Communications & Public Outreach.

Digital Millenium Copyright Act

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