experience the entertainment capital of the world

Spend a semester in Los Angeles to jump-start your career in the entertainment industry. Open to all UT Austin students regardless of major, the UTLA program is a chance to get hands-on training at an internship, take classes taught by industry insiders, and explore new career paths to set yourself up for success after graduation.

Live like a local in sunny southern California.
Gain skills and connections through a hands-on internship.
Go behind the curtain by taking classes with industry insiders.

Hear from students about their UTLA experience

Los Angeles skyline with palm trees
Apply now for Summer 2025!