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[[File:The_University_of_San_Andreas,_Los_Santos_Seal.png|thumb|294px|Seal of the University]]
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'''University of San Andreas, Los Santos''' ('''USALS''') is a public research university located in Los Santos, San Andreas, [[United States of America]]. It is the oldest of the 10 campuses of the University of Los Santos system. USALS is considered a Public Ivy and flagship campus of the SanAn system. It offers many undergraduate and graduate degree programs in a wide range of disciplines. With a very large enrollment of both undergraduate and graduate students, USALS is the university with the largest enrollment in the state of [[San Andreas]] and the most popular university in the United States by number of applicants.
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The '''University of San Andreas, Los Santos''' ('''ULSA''') is a university located between [[Richman Street]] and [[Picture Perfect Drive]] in [[Richman (GTA V)|Richman]], [[Los Santos (HD Universe)|Los Santos]]. ULSA is based on the real life [[wp:UCLA|University of California, Los Angeles]] (UCLA) and appears in ''[[Grand Theft Auto V]]''.
   
==Athletics==
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==Overview==
The University of San Andreas, Los Santos sports nick name is the Palms. They're teams are very important to fans; especially in football. San Andreas (as they are usually referred to) won the 2013 national baseball championship.
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The university was established in [[1919]] and consists of a small campus set in northern Los Santos and an annex located on [[Marathon Avenue]] in [[Morningwood]]. There are two unnamed buildings at the campus' main entrance which are likely either classrooms or administrative offices. Stylistically, one of these buildings is based on UCLA's [[wp:Powell_Library|Powell Library]]. There is a Training Center next to another unnamed building that is architecturally similar to UCLA's basketball arena, [[wp:Pauley Pavilion|Pauley Pavilion]], and finally, a track-and-field complex based on UCLA's [http://www.recreation.ucla.edu/drake Drake Stadium].
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During the day time, a bell can be heard marking the start and end of class times and students as well as staff members can be seen walking around the campus. [[Security Guard]]s can also be seen patrolling the campus or assigned designated areas to ensure the safety of the staff and students.
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==Gallery==
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<gallery>
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USALS-Library-GTAV.png|Unnamed building based on UCLA's Powell Library.
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USALS-Building-GTAV.png|The other unnamed building at the campus' main entrance.
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USALS-TrainingCenter-GTAV.png|Training center.
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USALS-SportsVenue-GTAV.png|Sports venue.
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ULSA-Annexe-GTAV.png|ULSA Annexe on Marathon Avenue, Morningwood.
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USALS-SatelliteView-GTAV.png|Satellite view of the University.
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ULSA_GTAV_Signage.jpg|ULSA signage
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</gallery>
   
 
==Trivia==
 
==Trivia==
*It was first mentioned in the [[GTA IV]] series when ranted about by talk-show host John Smith of the show "Conspire" on the [[WKTT Radio|WKTT station. It is only heard in the DLCs ([[TBoGT]] and [[TLAD]]).
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*ULSA was first mentioned in the ''[[Grand Theft Auto IV]]'' series in a rant by talk-show host [[John Smith]] of the show "Conspire" on the [[WKTT Radio]]. Smith claims that Nazi scientists developing population control techniques ended up at the University of San Andreas, Los Santos after the [[wp:World War II|Second World War]]. The program is heard in the DLCs (''[[The Lost and Damned]]'' and ''[[The Ballad of Gay Tony]]'').
*The Seal was created by Griffin Kohli and is copyrighted.
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*The university's logo resembles the [[wp:Turtle Beach Systems|Turtle Beach]] logo.
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*In [[Sue Murry]]'s San Andreas Election Campaign video, the university's training center was used as a school called [[Los Santos Elementary]].
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[[ru:Университет Сан-Андреас, Лос-Сантос]]
 
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Latest revision as of 11:59, November 4, 2014

The University of San Andreas, Los Santos Seal

Seal of the University

The University of San Andreas, Los Santos (ULSA) is a university located between Richman Street and Picture Perfect Drive in Richman, Los Santos. ULSA is based on the real life University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) and appears in Grand Theft Auto V.

OverviewEdit

The university was established in 1919 and consists of a small campus set in northern Los Santos and an annex located on Marathon Avenue in Morningwood. There are two unnamed buildings at the campus' main entrance which are likely either classrooms or administrative offices. Stylistically, one of these buildings is based on UCLA's Powell Library. There is a Training Center next to another unnamed building that is architecturally similar to UCLA's basketball arena, Pauley Pavilion, and finally, a track-and-field complex based on UCLA's Drake Stadium.

During the day time, a bell can be heard marking the start and end of class times and students as well as staff members can be seen walking around the campus. Security Guards can also be seen patrolling the campus or assigned designated areas to ensure the safety of the staff and students.

GalleryEdit

TriviaEdit

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