Visiting Graduate Researchers (VGRs) are domestic or international degree-seeking graduate students at their home institution who are invited to conduct short-term doctoral research or participate in a mentored or independent research project or master’s research collaborations with a faculty member at UCLA. The initial Visiting Graduate Researcher appointment can range from 3 weeks to 12 months; the maximum stay is 24 months.
- How to Apply
- Finding a Mentor
- Visa Processing & Registration
- Privileges & Courtesies
- Health & Welfare Benefits