Department of Economics

Department Main Office

Contact Information

Bunche Hall 8276
315 Portola Plaza
Los Angeles, CA 90095

Phone: (310) 825-1011
Fax: (310) 825-9528

Main Office Mailing Address

Campus Mail Code: 147703

UCLA Economics
8276 Bunche Hall
315 Portola Plaza
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1477

Please do not contact the Department main office for questions related to the undergraduate program.

Undergraduate Counseling Office

You can reach the Economics Undergraduate counselors through the following methods:

Please click on the links above for detailed office hours information.

Please note the undergrad counselors are not seeing students in person. 

Graduate Program

For graduate student/PhD candidate questions, If you are a current student and would like to contact our graduate advisors please send an email to

Room: 8292 Bunche Hall

Phone: 310-206-1413

If you are interested in obtaining your Ph.D. at UCLA please first check out our page for prospective students and our frequently asked questions.  If you have further questions please email us at

Master of Quantitative Economics Program

For more information about the MQE please email our Graduate Advisor at
Room: 2256 Bunche Hall
Phone: 310-825-7155

MQE Mailing Address

*Please indicate on the envelope/package when you are sending it that it is for the master’s program.

8276 Bunche Hall
315 Portola Plaza
Los Angeles, CA 90095
MC: 147703


8276 Bunche Hall, 8th Floor

Interactive Campus Map

UCLA’s campus is served by both Uber and Lyft. Guests traveling to UCLA via ride share will need to set their drop off at 1 of 13 designated pick up and drop off points.

The map can be found here (campus ride-hailing points). The closest point to the department is drop off point 11: Macgowan Hall.

Guests are encouraged to use google maps or apple maps for driving directions that reflect the most up to date conditions, road closures and traffic.

Please route to UCLA’s campus by way of Bunche Hall, 315 Portola Plaza, Los Angeles, CA 90095.

Google Maps Driving Directions

UCLA’s campus is served by self operated parking structures. The closest structures to Bunche Hall are structures 3 and 5. A campus parking map can be found here (campus parking map).

More information about parking on campus be found on the UCLA transportation website.

The Los Angeles area is served by five major commercial airports and more than a dozen private airports. The five major airports are located in Los Angeles, Burbank, Santa Ana, Long Beach, and Ontario. LAX is the closest airport to UCLA’s campus and offers the greatest availability of shuttle service to campus.

Two major shuttle services provide airport pick-up and transfer services from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to Westwood:

Many major bus systems serve UCLA. Check their websites for the most up to date scheduling and route information.

A greater Los Angeles Area detailed bus route map can be found here (detailed bus route map).

A simplified Los Angeles Area bus route map can be found here (simplified bus route map).

The following train systems connect Los Angeles to nearby communities, including downtown Los Angeles, Hollywood, and the San Fernando Valley.