Visit Berkeley

Keegan Houser

Take in the view from the top of the Campanile, sit in on a lecture or see iconic campus sights. Under the expert guidance of a Cal campus ambassador, one of our knowledgeable student tour guides, you'll get an inside look at life at Berkeley.

Visitor and Parent Services

Take a free campus tour or engineering tour, book a private or electric cart tour, and find information on visiting the Campanile and California Memorial Stadium.

Directions to UC Berkeley

Get step-by-step directions from various starting points in the Bay Area, and find out about public transportation options.

Parking for visitors

Locate on-campus and off-campus parking lots, and find out about parking prices and peak parking hours.

Campus map

Find your way on an interactive campus map highlighting buildings, points of interest, libraries and green spaces.

Access guide for people with disabilities

Details on access to specific buildings, sports facilities, student organizations and parking information.

  • Wellman Hall at dusk. Photo by Keegan Houser.
  • Stained glass windows in Hertz Hall. Photo by Keegan Houser.
  • Doe Library behind autumn leaves. Photo by Keegan Houser.
  • Hearst Memorial Mining Building and reflection pool. Photo by Keegan Houser.
  • Campanile with camellias. Photo by Steven Finacom.
  • Red sculpture at the Li Ka Shing Center. Photo by Keegan Houser.
  • Columns on the front of Wheeler Hall. Photo by Keegan Houser.
  • Star atop Sather Gate. Photo by Keegan Houser.