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American Collegiate LA

: We maximize your chance of getting admitted

The smart alternative to applying direct for a degree at American Collegiate LA and the easy way to find programs that match your eligibility and aspirations

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Los Angeles, USA
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  • International students
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  • Total programs

Study abroad at American Collegiate LA

American Collegiate Los Angeles (American Collegiate LA) is a unique educational establishment situated in the booming American city of Los Angeles (LA), California. There’s also a sister campus in Washington, DC.

This dynamic organization collaborates with excellent American universities to give international students the necessary tools to succeed. Students gain priceless skills at American Collegiate LA before transferring to a top US institution.

American Collegiate LA’s talented professors and staff are on a mission to prepare international students for the university of their dreams by delivering bespoke, rigorous, and rewarding courses and experiences through their innovative approach.

International students enrolled at American Collegiate LA share a beautiful campus with the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). Students have access to scenic green areas, spacious study zones, and an array of vibrant social spaces.

Find & apply to programs at American Collegiate LA

Find programs you love that match your needs & aspirations, where you stand a high chance of acceptance.

Why study at American Collegiate LA?

  • Small classes

    Receive one-to-one support from leading academics

  • University partnerships

    American Collegiate LA has links with renowned universities

  • Networking opportunities

    Benefit from UCLA’s powerful alumni network and resources

  • Fantastic location

    LA is a diverse metropolis with an infinite number of things to experience

  • 2-year ACLA option

    High achievers can transfer to UCLA and other University of California system institutions

Life as an international student

International students from all over the world enroll at American Collegiate LA. It’s home to a hugely diverse student body. The campus is bursting with different cultures and languages - the atmosphere is truly awesome.

There are several accommodation options available for international students at American Collegiate LA. All residences are conveniently located near campus. Private accommodation is also easy to find and secure - you’ll find the perfect home in no time.

The wonderful staff at American Collegiate LA go above and beyond to support international students. They’re available at all times to assist you with anything you need, no matter how big or small.

Student life & facilities

Group of students planning a presentation in a living room
  • Library
    • Individual Study Rooms
    • Computer labs
    • Group Study Rooms
    • Quiet Areas
  • No. of All Weather Sports Pitches
    • No. of Swimming pools
    • No. of Tennis Courts
    • No. of Basketball Courts
    • No. of Athletics Track
    • No. of volleyball courts
  • IT Support
    • Loan Laptops
    • Campus Wireless Connectivity
  • Transport
    • Bike Rental
    • Campus parking
    • On-Campus Shuttle
  • Food & Restaurants
    • Restaurants
    • Cafe’s
  • Fitness Centre
    • Machines
    • Free Weights
    • Fitness Classes
    • Swimming Pool
    • Personal Trainers
    • Treatment Rooms
  • Clubs & Organisations
    • No. of Clubs & Organizations
  • Healthcare & Medical
    • Counselling & Mental Health Services
    • Campus Doctor
    • Emergency Contraception
  • Sports Facilities
    • Sport facilities
    • No. of Natural Turf Soccer Pitches
  • Tutoring Support
    • Student Tutoring & Support
    • Academic Tutoring & Support
  • Praying Rooms
    • Language Center
    • Pre sessional English Academic skills courses

How we maximize your chance of getting admitted

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  3. Review, improve & submit

    We rigorously assess your application to ensure you have the best chance of getting admitted before we submit it

  4. Reminders & guidance

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Fees and funding

Fee information

  • Advanced first year tuition: USD$42,000 per year
  • First year tuition: USD$47,880 per year
  • Extended first year tuition: USD$54,600 per year


American Collegiate LA

Westwood Village, Los Angeles

American Collegiate LA’s gorgeous campus is located 15 miles from downtown LA. International students in the city are surrounded by famous tourist spots, well-known restaurants, chic shopping outlets, and so much more.

Visa requirements for American Collegiate LA

Many international students will require a visa to study in the US, and this is a vital step of your study abroad journey. Make sure you understand the requirements you may need to meet before applying.

USA student visa requirements