Emerson College has been a presence in Los Angeles for nearly three decades. Ever since we established our internship-based semester-long program in 1986, we have kept on growing and learning alongside our students.


Emerson Los Angeles (ELA) is a sustainable LEED-certified facility located in the heart of Hollywood, encompassing over 100,000 square feet of space. The state-of-the-art facility houses up to 215 Emerson students each fall and spring semester.

Virtual Tour

Located in the heart of Hollywood, ELA is an award-winning facility that houses students and contains classrooms, offices, an auditorium, screening room, audio and video labs, performance and rehearsal studios, and more.