Technology Leadership Summer Institute

Thank you for visiting the Technology Leadership Summer Institute Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) page! Here, you will find answers to questions that students and parents most commonly ask us specifically about this program.

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What is the technology background of most students who enter? Are most students college students or working professionals?

Most students in the program do not have any tech background. In 2018, 75% of our students had non-technical backgrounds. Most students are college students with a few working professionals.

Can I change the specialization once the institute has already begun?

Students have 1 week after the institute begins to change courses.

If I took a course similarly listed in the past, can I still take this institute for credit?

You will have to consult with your academic counselor or home institution. 











Program Dates

JUNE 21 - JULY 30, 2021

Important Dates

FEBRUARY 15: Registration Opens

APRIL 1: Financial Aid Application for Current UCLA Students Becomes Available

MAY 1: Payment due in full

JUNE 15: Refund Deadline - Refund Deadline for Summer Institutes

JUNE 21 - JULY 30: Technology Leadership Summer Institute

UCLA Summer Sessions 2021 will be remote. Learn More.