Departmental Affiliations & Resources

The great size of UCLA and the high caliber of its researchers are unique assets. Our graduate students regularly interact with other students, faculty, and researchers– both within EEB and with other departments including:

Most of our faculty are also affiliated with prestigious schools/institutes/centers across UCLA’s campus including:

Graduate students also have access to The UCLA Mildred E. Mathias Botanical Garden; The Stunt Ranch Santa Monica Mountains Reserve.


The Pacific Ocean and the Santa Monica Mountains are both a short drive away, providing tremendous opportunities for local field research and recreation. Los Angeles is ethnically diverse and culturally rich.