University of the Sciences in Philadelphia (USP)
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The campus comprises sculpture gardens, fountains, museums, and a mix of architectural styles. It is located in the residential area of Westwood and bordered by Bel-Air, Beverly Hills, and Brentwood. The campus is informally divided into North Campus and South Campus, which are both on the eastern half of the university's land. North Campus is the original campus core and the buildings are more old-fashioned in appearance and clad in imported Italian brick. However, North Campus is home to the arts, humanities, social sciences, law, and business programs and is centred around ficus and sycamore-lined Dickson Court, also known as the "Sunken Garden." South Campus is home to the physical sciences, life sciences, engineering, psychology, mathematical sciences, all health-related fields, and the UCLA Medical Center.
UCLA's main campus is bounded by Sunset Blvd. on the north and Le Conte Ave. on the south; the east border is Hilgard Ave. and the west border is Gayley Ave. There are more than 5,000 courses in 109 academic departments, creating 130 majors to define ones academic path. When UCLA opened its new campus in year 1929, it had four buildings. Npwadays, the campus is included 163 building with 419 acres (1.7 km²) in the western part of Los Angeles, north of the Westwood shopping district and just south of Sunset Boulevard. In terms of acreage, it is the smallest of the 10 UC campuses.
UCLA is 20 minutes from Hollywood. Fifteen minutes from the beach. Any entertainments are nearby so it is easy to reach.
On Campus Summer Housing
Living on campus at UCLA has many advantages for Summer Sessions’s students. The University provides comfortably furnished residence halls and residential suites within easy walking distance of classrooms, libraries, swimming pools and recreational facilities. Housing is available for six-, eight-, ten- and twelve-week periods. Most students find that living on campus is a convenient and enjoyable option for the Summer Sessions.
Off Campus Summer Housing
University Apartments is available to Summer Sessions students who prefer the independence of living off campus. Apartments are located within walking distance of campus.