For each academic year, quarterly application deadlines for the minor will fall during Week 7, with acceptance notifications expected by the end of Week 5 of the following quarter. Therefore, fall quarter applicants will be informed of acceptance in time to enroll in spring quarter classes, winter applicants will be informed of acceptance in time to enroll in fall quarter classes, and spring applicants will now be notified of acceptance in time to enroll in winter quarter classes.

Entrepreneurship Application Timeline

Application Deadline Application Decision Released Initial UME Priority First Pass Enrollment
Fall Quarter (7th week): Friday November 20, 2020 Winter Quarter (5th week): Friday February 5, 2021 Spring Quarter 2021

February 2021

Winter Quarter (7th week): Friday February 19, 2021 Spring Quarter (5th week): Friday April 30, 2021 Fall Quarter 2021

June 2021

Spring Quarter (7th week): Friday May 14, 2021 Fall Quarter (5th week): Friday October 29th, 2021 Winter Quarter 2021

November 2020

The spring quarter application deadline is Friday, May 14, 2021. Live Zoom information sessions about applying to the minor are scheduled as follows:

Tuesday, APRIL 13 at 3 PM: REGISTER HERE!
Thursday, APRIL 15 at 8 PM: REGISTER HERE!
Monday, APRIL 19 at 1 PM: REGISTER HERE!
Wednesday, APRIL 21 at 9 AM: REGISTER HERE!
Tuesday, APRIL 27 at 4 PM: REGISTER HERE!
Wednesday, May 5 at 8 PM: REGISTER HERE!

Students unable to attend a live Zoom info session are strongly encouraged to view a recorded Zoom information session here before submitting an application. Students who have questions after viewing the recorded session are encouraged to submit them to the minor student advisor, Janel Munguia, via UCLA Message Center.

Students not accepted into the minor with their first application are now permitted to apply a second time, in the quarter following the quarter their first application was denied (i.e. spring 2021 applicants denied in fall 2021 are eligible to submit a second application in winter 2022), provided they will have sufficient time to complete the minor requirements before their projected term of degree candidacy (Management 160 completed before 161, Management 161 completed before capstone course Management 169).


To apply for the minor, students must:

  1. Have an overall grade-point average of 3.0 or better.
  2. Have completed or in progress for the current term a minimum of 3 upper division courses taken for a letter grade in any discipline at UCLA.
  3. Submit an unofficial UCLA transcript (downloadable via MyUCLA).
  4. Submit a current one-page resume, properly formatted. (Visit the UCLA Career Center for links to helpful resume tools such as Handshake –for links to resume tips, VMock–an online resume tool providing immediate feedback, and others.
  5. Provide a LinkedIn profile URL and a pdf of the LinkedIn profile.
  6. Complete a 500-word or less application essay describing how the minor enhances their major and career goals.
  7. Complete the application to the minor. (The application opens when you click the link below. Be sure to have your current resume and essay in Word or pdf format, and digital unofficial transcript ready to upload before you begin the on-line application.) Please note the application website is the only place your application submission will be acknowledged; no confirming e-mail message will be sent to you.

 Entrepreneurship Minor application

Please DO NOT submit multiple applications. Only COMPLETE applications will be considered. It is unacceptable to submit an application or resume that indicates you have already been accepted into the Minor in Entrepreneurship. (Would you submit a resume to a prospective employer indicating that you have already held the same position at the company to which you are applying?)