UCLA Law is proud of the depth and breadth of the careers and interests pursued by our students prior to law school. Our students have excelled in almost every industry. The following is just a sampling of some of the outstanding pre-law school accomplishments of the class of 2017.
Business A number of students are entrepreneurs who have started their own businesses. The class also includes professionals from the banking, finance, management consulting and accounting industries.
Arts & Entertainment The incoming class has a wealth of experience in the entertainment field and includes actors, a producer, professional vocalists, a professional DJ, a ballerina, a freelance model and numerous instrumentalists.
Government Students in the Class of 2017 have worked for the White House, the U.S. House of Representatives, the French Ministry of Education, Scottish Parliament, German Parliament, the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Peace Corps. They have also worked on campaigns and elections all across the U.S.
Public Service Students are passionate about a variety of issues and have worked with the International Rescue Committee, the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, the American Civil Liberties Union, the National Resources Defense Council, Meals on Wheels, the Brennan Center for Justice, the Los Angeles Alliance for a New Economy, the Surfrider Foundation and the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization to name only a few.
Athletics The class includes competitive athletes in the sports of lacrosse, track, swimming, baseball, water polo, rowing, sailing, trampoline gymnastics, soccer, diving, volleyball and basketball.