Graduation & Time to Degree


With graduation rates for undergraduates at UCLA now exceeding 90% for both freshmen (six-year rate includes time off) and transfers (four-year rate includes time off), average time to degree continues to improve. Of freshman entrants graduating in 2016-17, 86% registered for 12 or fewer quarters. 

The average time to degree was 11.8 registered quarters (excludes time off) for freshman entrants who graduated in 2016-17; students who entered as transfers and graduated in 2016-17 registered for an average of 6.5 academic quarters. Of these transfers, 72% registered for 6 or fewer quarters.