Our Los Angeles Branch

Founded in 2014, 180 Degrees Consulting at UCLA connects the untapped capabilities of top university students with socially conscious organizations around the world to provide high quality, extremely affordable business consulting services. Our team consists of driven, intellectually curious and supportive individuals, who share a passion for solving business problems faced by our nonprofit clients. Former and current members have had internship and full-time offers at Deloitte Consulting, EY Advisory, PwC, Disney, Deutsche Bank, DBS Bank and more.

Our Fall 2017 Recruiting Cycle

Meet us at these events:

  • Enormous Activities Fair: September 26, 2017, 11AM – 3PM PDT at Royce Quad
  • UBS Business Showcase: October 11, 2017, 7PM – 9PM PDT at Bruin Reception Room
  • Information Session:  October 13, 2017, 5PM – 7PM PDT at Blackstone Launchpad (Covel Commons 203)

Application deadline:

  • October 13, 2017, 11:59 PM PDT. Please submit your application on http://180dc.org/platform/apply/branch/ucla.

Address:

Los Angeles, CA 90024

University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)

CA 90024

apply to Become a Consultant

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Sample of Consulting Projects

  • The Westwood Village Improvement Association

    Area: Strategy
    Year: 2014

    The UCLA branch worked with WVIA to improve nightlife in Westwood Village, better voice business owners’ concerns, and streamline the process of opening a new business in the UCLA area.

    "Thank you and your team for putting this (report) together. These areas are going to be a focus of the Westwood Village Improvement Association's work over the next year, so your efforts are appreciated and valued. I'll definitely recommend 180 Degrees (in the future)."

    -Client feedback
  • No Limits for Deaf Children

    Area: International Expansion/Partnerships
    Year: 2015

    For this project, this branch was tasked with researching the viability of international expansion and accessing the risks and benefits of strategic partnerships with other for and non-profits.

  • LA Free Arts

    Area: Fundraising
    Year: 2015

    180 Degrees UCLA helped LA Free Arts create a fundraising campaign for this project, making sure to devise both strategic and creative ideas to bring in more revenue.

  • MITRE

    Area: Market Research
    Year: 2016

    The branch conducted market research on the costs and benefits of Satellite Ground Systems Security and identified potential security threats and ways to mitigate them.

  • Teach for America

    Area: Strategy and Market Research
    Year: 2016

    The branch conducted research, through surveys and focus groups, to identify ways Teach for America can better recruit STEM majors for its teaching program.

  • Create Now

    Area: Market Research
    Year: 2016

    The branch conducted research on social media marketing and engagement and also gave recommendations on how best to utilize crowdfunding.

    "Thank you so much...you've done a very comprehensive report that will be very helpful to Create Now! We really appreciate your support!"

    -Client feedback
  • Puriy

    Area: Market Expansion
    Year: 2016

    This project, which was done in collaboration with our sister branch in Peru, gave recommendations to a Peruvian social enterprise on how they could market and sell their handmade baby shoes in the American market.

    "Thank you very much for your help, work and amazing final results; the Puriy team is very grateful and happy because now they have the tools to help their internationalization."

    -Client feedback