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Thomas & Dorothy Leavey Center for the Study of Los Angeles


The Center for the Study of Los Angeles advocates for a better, more equitable Los Angeles through research, student mentorship, and engagement with residents and leaders.

News & Announcements

  • Event Recap: City of Los Angeles Mayoral Debate, Feb. 22, 2022
    Five mayoral candidates took the stage to debate the big issues facing Los Angeles residents and share their vision for the city's future. Learn more about the Mayoral Debate.

  • StudyLA Celebrates its 25th Anniversary
    Since 1996, the Thomas and Dorothy Leavey Center for the Study of Los Angeles has been the premier public opinion research organization studying the dynamic region of Los Angeles, recognized today as one of the leading undergraduate research centers in the nation. Join us for special events commemorating the 25th anniversary of StudyLA throughout 2022. 

Data Releases

Race Relations

2022 Los Angeles Public Opinion Survey

Homelessness

2022 Los Angeles Public Opinion Survey

Arts and Culture

2021 Los Angeles Public Opinion Survey

Policing

2020 Police and Community Relations Survey

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