Medical Physician Preparation (MPP) Academy

Office of Admissions & Financial Aid

We are an early outreach "pre-med and medical/health professional school readiness" program, committed to preparing the next generation of medical doctors (MD's | DO's), health professionals (i.e., Physician Assistants, Nurses, Dentists, EMTs/Paramedics) and scientists for the physician and healthcare workforce.

MPP Academy

Office of Admissions & Financial Aid

We are an early outreach "pre-med and medical/health professional school readiness" program, committed to preparing the next generation of medical doctors (MD's | DO's), health professionals (i.e., physician assistants, nurses, dentists) and scientists for the physician and healthcare workforce.

Admission Enrollment Representatives

UCLA admission representatives visit high schools and community colleges and participate in college fairs throughout the year. If you met one of our representatives at an event or you’re a college counselor, feel free to reach out to the representative assigned to your area. For general questions, contact the admission office.

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Dr. Nefertari Nkenge

Assistant Dean of Enrollment
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John Blackwell

Assistant Dean of Enrollment
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Melvin Thomas, M.Ed.

Assistant Dean of Enrollment
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Pamela Simmons, BSHA

Assistant Dean of Enrollment
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Claire K. Guerre

Assistant Dean of Enrollment
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Jana Cervantes, M.Ed.

Assistant Dean of Enrollment
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Tireka Cobb, Ph.D.

Assistant Dean of Enrollment
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Aver Wishum

Assistant Dean of Enrollment
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Professor Lara Zerkowski

Assistant Dean of Enrollment
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Julianne Rose

Assistant Dean of Enrollment
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Mark Lee, M.Ed.

Assistant Dean of Enrollment
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Erycka D. Shorter

Assistant Dean of Enrollment
Jessica D Allen

Dr. Jessica Allen

Assistant Dean of Enrollment
Diane C Fitzpatrick

Diane C. Fitzpatrick, Ph.D.

Assistant Dean of Enrollment
Sonya J Williams

Sonya Williams, Ph.D.

Assistant Dean of Enrollment
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Dr. Alexandra M. Lao

Assistant Dean of Enrollment
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Stephanie Williamson, MBA

Assistant Dean of Enrollment
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Amanda Robinson, MS | MBA | MLS(ASCP)

Assistant Dean of Enrollment
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Adrienne Reed, M.Ed.

Assistant Dean of Enrollment
Omoy Watson

Omoy Watson, MBA

Assistant Dean of Enrollment

B.J. Montenegro

Assistant Dean of Enrollment

UCLA admission representatives visit high schools and community colleges and participate in college fairs throughout the year. If you met one of our representatives at an event or you’re a college counselor, feel free to reach out to the representative assigned to your area. For general questions, contact the admission office.

Contact the admission representative assigned to the county where you attend high school or are home-schooled.

Representatives for California Freshmen

Contact the admission representative assigned to the state where you attend high school or are home-schooled.

Representatives for Out-of-State Freshmen

U.S. State Representative
Alabama Nathan Fish
Alaska Jaime Zamora
Arizona Admission Officer
Arkansas Nicole Villanueva
Colorado Admission Officer
Connecticut Annie Huerta
Delaware Jamika Williams
Florida Ignacio Ochoa
Georgia Ignacio Ochoa
Hawaii Gary Clark
Idaho Jayda Richardson
Illinois Casey Shubin
Indiana Alecsa Agbayani
Iowa Casey Shubin
Kansas Nicole Villanueva
Kentucky Nathan Fish
Louisiana Nathan Fish
Maine Annie Huerta
Maryland Jamika Williams
Massachusetts Annie Huerta
Michigan Alecsa Agbayani
Minnesota Casey Shubin
Mississippi Nathan Fish
Missouri Casey Shubin
Montana Jayda Richardson
Nebraska Jaime Zamora
Nevada Jayda Richardson
New Hampshire Annie Huerta
New Jersey Nathan Fish
New Mexico Admission Officer
New York Jaime Zamora
North Carolina Jamika Williams
North Dakota Jaime Zamora
Ohio Alecsa Agbayani
Oklahoma Nicole Villanueva
Oregon Sabrina Williams
Pennsylvania Admission Officer
Rhode Island Annie Huerta
South Carolina Jamika Williams
South Dakota Jaime Zamora
Tennessee Nathan Fish
Texas Nicole Villanueva
Utah Admission Officer
Vermont Annie Huerta
Virginia Jamika Williams
Washington Sabrina Williams
Washington DC Jamika Williams
West Virginia Jamika Williams
Wisconsin Casey Shubin
Wyoming Jayda Richardson

Contact the admission representative assigned to the country where you attend secondary school or are home-schooled.

Representatives for California Freshmen

Region Representative
Albania Seray Teleke
Algeria Seray Teleke
Andorra Tricia Bergantino
Angola Tricia Bergantino
Antigua and Barbuda Adam Lopez
Argentina Adam Lopez
Armenia Seray Teleke
Australia Seray Teleke
Austria Seray Teleke
Azerbaijan Seray Teleke
Bahrain Seray Teleke
Bangladesh Erika Perez
Barbados Adam Lopez
Belarus Seray Teleke
Belgium Seray Teleke
Belize Adam Lopez
Bolivia Seray Teleke
Bosnia and Herzegovina Seray Teleke
Botswana Tricia Bergantino
Brazil Adam Lopez
Brunei Jonathan Cao-Nguyen
Bulgaria Seray Teleke
Burkina Faso Tricia Bergantino
Burundi Tricia Bergantino
Cambodia Jonathan Cao-Nguyen
Cameroon Tricia Bergantino
Canada (British Columbia & West) Seray Teleke
Canada (Ontario & East) Jonathan Cao-Nguyen
Central African Republic Tricia Bergantino
Chad Tricia Bergantino
Chile Adam Lopez
China Adam Lopez
Colombia Adam Lopez
Comoros Tricia Bergantino
Congo, Democratic Republic of the Tricia Bergantino
Congo, Republic of the Tricia Bergantino
Costa Rica Adam Lopez
Cote d’Ivoire Tricia Bergantino
Croatia Seray Teleke
Cuba Adam Lopez
Cyprus Seray Teleke
Denmark Seray Teleke
Djibouti Tricia Bergantino
Dominica Adam Lopez
Dominican Republic Adam Lopez
Ecuador Adam Lopez
Egypt Seray Teleke
El Salvador Adam Lopez
Equatorial Guinea Tricia Bergantino
Eritrea Tricia Bergantino
Estonia Seray Teleke
Ethiopia Tricia Bergantino
Finland Seray Teleke
France Seray Teleke
Gabon Tricia Bergantino
Gambia Tricia Bergantino
Georgia Seray Teleke
Germany Seray Teleke
Ghana Tricia Bergantino
Greece Seray Teleke
Grenada Adam Lopez
Guatemala Adam Lopez
Guinea Tricia Bergantino
Guinea-Bissau Tricia Bergantino
Guyana Adam Lopez
Haiti Adam Lopez
Honduras Adam Lopez
Hong Kong Tricia Bergantino
Hungary Seray Teleke
Iceland Seray Teleke
India Erika Perez
Indonesia Jonathan Cao-Nguyen
Iran Seray Teleke
Iraq Seray Teleke
Ireland Seray Teleke
Italy Seray Teleke
Jamaica Adam Lopez
Japan Tricia Bergantino
Jordan Seray Teleke
Kazakhstan Seray Teleke
Kenya Tricia Bergantino
Kosovo Seray Teleke
Kuwait Seray Teleke
Laos Jonathan Cao-Nguyen
Latvia Seray Teleke
Lebanon Seray Teleke
Lesotho Tricia Bergantino
Liberia Tricia Bergantino
Libya Seray Teleke
Lithuania Seray Teleke
Luxembourg Seray Teleke
Macau Tricia Bergantino
Madagascar Tricia Bergantino
Malawi Tricia Bergantino
Malaysia Jonathan Cao-Nguyen
Mali Tricia Bergantino
Malta Seray Teleke
Mauritania Tricia Bergantino
Mauritius Tricia Bergantino
Mexico Adam Lopez
Moldova Seray Teleke
Monaco Seray Teleke
Mongolia Tricia Bergantino
Montenegro Seray Teleke
Morocco Seray Teleke
Mozambique Tricia Bergantino
Myanmar Jonathan Cao-Nguyen
Namibia Tricia Bergantino
Nepal Erika Perez
Netherlands Seray Teleke
New Zealand Seray Teleke
Nicaragua Adam Lopez
Niger Tricia Bergantino
Nigeria Tricia Bergantino
North Macedonia Seray Teleke
Norway Seray Teleke
Oman Seray Teleke
Pakistan Erika Perez
Panama Adam Lopez
Paraguay Adam Lopez
Peru Adam Lopez
Philippines Tricia Bergantino
Poland Seray Teleke
Portugal Seray Teleke
Qatar Seray Teleke
Romania Seray Teleke
Russia Seray Teleke
Rwanda Tricia Bergantino
Saint Kitts and Nevis Adam Lopez
Saint Lucia Adam Lopez
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Adam Lopez
San Marino Seray Teleke
Sao Tome and Principe Tricia Bergantino
Saudi Arabia Seray Teleke
Senegal Tricia Bergantino
Serbia Seray Teleke
Seychelles Tricia Bergantino
Sierra Leone Tricia Bergantino
Singapore Jonathan Cao-Nguyen
Slovakia Seray Teleke
Slovenia Seray Teleke
Somalia Tricia Bergantino
South Africa Tricia Bergantino
South Korea Tricia Bergantino
South Sudan Seray Teleke
Spain Seray Teleke
Sri Lanka Erika Perez
Sudan Seray Teleke
Suriname Adam Lopez
Sweden Seray Teleke
Switzerland Seray Teleke
Syria Seray Teleke
Taiwan Tricia Bergantino
Tanzania Tricia Bergantino
Thailand Jonathan Cao-Nguyen
The Bahamas Adam Lopez
Togo Tricia Bergantino
Trinidad and Tobago Adam Lopez
Tunisia Seray Teleke
Turkiye Seray Teleke
Uganda Tricia Bergantino
Ukraine Seray Teleke
United Arab Emirates Seray Teleke
United Kingdom Seray Teleke
Uruguay Adam Lopez
Venezuela Adam Lopez
Vietnam Jonathan Cao-Nguyen
Yemen Seray Teleke
Zambia Tricia Bergantino
Zimbabwe Tricia Bergantino
All other countries Tricia Bergantino

Contact the admission representative assigned to your community college in California.

If you attend a four-year college or university in California or out of state, we encourage you to review the UCLA Transferability Guide which has specific information for students that are considering transferring to UCLA.

If you still have questions, please email transfer@admission.ucla.edu

California Community College Representative
Allan Hancock College Christy Blaine
American River College Tram Nguyen
Antelope Valley College Deanecia White
Bakersfield College Diana Torres
Barstow College Tesla Parrales
Berkeley City College Diana Torres
Butte College Gloria Kim
Cabrillo College Gloria Kim
Canada College Diana Torres
Cerritos College Diana Torres
Cerro Coso Community College Diana Torres
Chabot College Tram Nguyen
Chaffey College Diana Torres
Citrus College Diana Torres
City College of San Francisco Gloria Kim
Clovis College Admission Officer
Coastline Community College Destiny Leon
College of Alameda Ernesto Esqueda
College of Marin LaWanda Bains
College of San Mateo Tram Nguyen
College of the Canyons Adam Lopez
College of the Desert Erika Perez
College of the Redwoods Ana Morales
College of the Sequoias Diana Torres
College of the Siskiyous Sandra Rodarte
Columbia College Destiny Leon
Compton College Diana Torres
Contra Costa College Diana Torres
Copper Mountain College Sandra Rodarte
Cosumnes River College Ernesto Esqueda
Crafton Hills College LaWanda Bains
Cuesta College Diana Torres
Cuyamaca College Nathan Fish
Cypress College Gloria Kim
De Anza College Diana Torres
Diablo Valley College Diana Torres
East Los Angeles College Diana Torres, Tram Nguyen
East Los Angeles Satellite Diana Torres, Tram Nguyen
El Camino College Tram Nguyen
Evergreen Valley College Tram Nguyen
Feather River College Kevin Gallegos
Folsom Lake College Tram Nguyen
Foothill College Diana Torres
Fullerton College Gloria Kim
Fresno City College Diana Torres
Gavilan College Diana Torres
Glendale Community College Inez Gonzalez
Golden West College Ernesto Esqueda
Grossmont College Nathan Fish
Hartnell College Inez Gonzalez
Imperial Valley College Nathan Fish
Irvine Valley College Ana Morales
Lake Tahoe Community College Adam Lopez
Laney College Diana Torres
Las Positas Tram Nguyen
Lassen College Tesla Parrales
Long Beach City College Ernesto Esqueda
Los Angeles City College Diana Torres
Los Angeles Harbor College Kevin Gallegos
Los Angeles Mission College Diana Torres
Los Angeles Pierce College Trisha Del Barrio, Ernesto Esqueda
Los Angeles Southwest College Sandra Rodarte
Los Angeles Trade-Technical  College Sandra Rodarte
Los Angeles Valley College Christy Blaine
Los Medanos College Adam Lopez
Madera College Kevin Gallegos
Mendocino College Admission Officer
Merced College Diana Torres
Merritt College Diana Torres
Mira Costa College Nathan Fish
Mission College Erika Perez
Modesto Junior College Diana Torres
Monterey Peninsula College Tesla Parrales
Moorpark College Trisha Del Barrio
Moreno Valley College Gloria Kim
Mt. San Antonio College Tesla Parrales
Mt. San Jacinto College Diana Torres
Napa Valley College Gloria Kim
Norco College Diana Torres
Ohlone College Tram Nguyen
Orange Coast College Jonathan Cao-Nguyen
Oxnard College Kevin Gallegos
Palo Verde College Nathan Fish
Palomar College Nathan Fish
Pasadena City College Adam Lopez, Erika Perez
Porterville College LaWanda Bains
Reedley College Diana Torres
Rio Hondo College Diana Torres
Riverside City College Gloria Kim
Sacramento City College Tram Nguyen
Saddleback College Ana Morales
San Bernardino Valley College Diana Torres
San Diego City College Nathan Fish
San Diego Mesa College Nathan Fish
San Diego Miramar College Nathan Fish
San Joaquin Delta College Diana Torres
San Jose City College Tram Nguyen
Santa Ana College Gloria Kim
Santa Barbara City College Tram Nguyen
Santa Monica College Diana Torres & Inez Gonzalez
Santa Rosa Junior College Gloria Kim
Santiago Canyon College Jonathan Cao-Nguyen
Shasta College Gloria Kim
Sierra College Tram Nguyen
Skyline College Diana Torres
Solano Community College Diana Torres
Southwestern College Nathan Fish
Taft College Ana Morales
Ventura College Kevin Gallegos
Victor Valley College Trisha Del Barrio
West Hills College Coalinga Jonathan Cao-Nguyen
West Hills College Lemoore Jonathan Cao-Nguyen
West Los Angeles College LaWanda Bains
West Valley College Tram Nguyen
Woodland Community College LaWanda Bains
Yuba College Inez Gonzalez

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