about us. . .

Aleph (pronounced “ah-lef”) stands as UCLA’s only official journal dedicated to showcasing undergraduate research in the humanities, arts, and social sciences. As an initiative driven by undergraduates, we take pride in publishing select submissions both online and in print, with the support of our sponsor, the UCLA Undergraduate Research Center – Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences.

. . . Submit Your Research

If you’re interested in publishing your research with Aleph, our research journal provides a remarkable platform for undergraduate scholars like you. To learn more about the submission process and guidelines, please refer to our “Submissions” tab. We encourage a diverse range of topics and methodologies to reflect the exceptional quality and breadth of undergraduate research at UCLA.

Join Our Community. . .

UCLA is globally recognized as a research institution, where you are able to explore a variety of subjects under the guidance of its esteemed faculty. At Aleph, our mission is to foster the dissemination of a diverse array of papers that truly represents the depth and breadth of undergraduate research at UCLA.

As a student-run journal, Aleph offers all UCLA undergraduates the invaluable opportunity to contribute to our publication and gain hands-on experience in outreach, editing, design, and publishing. Whether you are already immersed in research or seeking to embark on this transformative journey, Aleph is the perfect platform to enhance your academic and professional growth. Discover how you can join Aleph here!


Aleph’s existence is made possible through the generous funding provided by both the UCLA Undergraduate Research Center for the Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences, as well as the Division of Undergraduate Education. We are grateful for their continued support in promoting undergraduate research excellence at UCLA.

Contact Us

If you have any questions, comments, or inquiries, please feel free to reach out to us at alephjournal@ucla.edu!