Thank you for your consideration to donate blood and/or platelets for the UCLA Blood & Platelet Center. Your support is vital to continue patient care at UCLA Hospitals.


  • You have reason to believe you might be sick with COVID-19 or any illness.
  • Masking is not required but strongly recommended during your donation.


  • All visitors must be symptom-free of any infectious disease.
  • Children under 12 years must be accompanied by an adult, other than the donor, during the collection process.

Schedule your next blood appointments online by accessing our online schedule.

For platelet appointments, you can view the appointment schedule but must email, call, or come in to schedule your next appointment.

Email us at [email protected]

When you call in, listen carefully to the phone menu options. To make an appointment to donate for yourself or for a specific patient, please select option 1.

For all other appointments, select option 2.

We have two donor centers:

Westwood Village Donor Center (Gayley Center)

Ackerman Student Union Donor Center (on the UCLA Campus).

To access donor center specific information, visit our Locations Page.