History of University High School
University High School (“Uni”) is a comprehensive high school (grades 9-12) located in West Los Angeles, CA.
Uni was built in 1924 and occupies a 24-acre site that is designated as a California State Historical Site due to the discovery of the remains of a Native American village and a freshwater spring on the campus that has been used by Native Americans in the area for thousands of years.
The attendance area that Uni serves encompasses the neighborhoods of West Los Angeles, Brentwood, Bel-Air, and Westwood.
University High School’s student body reflects the diversity of Los Angeles, with students born in 47 different countries.