Student organizations

​ASUC

The Associated Students of the University of California has been the official undergraduate student government since 1887.

Berkeley Art Studio

Find art classes for the campus community and the public, from digital design to drawing to ceramics.

Cal Alumni Association student programs

Connect with alumni and stay connected to Berkeley after graduation.

Cal Greeks

Find out about fraternities and sororities associated with UC Berkeley, and system-wide initiatives.

Cal Rec Sports

Stay fit and have fun with intramural sports, fitness classes and workout facilities around campus.

Cal spirit groups

We’ve got spirit, how about you? Find out about dance team, cheerleading and the Rally Committee.

Choral ensembles

Sing with the men’s octet, women’s chorale, jazz ensemble and more.

The Daily Californian

The independent, student-run newspaper of the Berkeley campus and community, established in 1871.

Gender Equity Resource Center groups

Find discussion groups, internships and more related to gender equity on the Berkeley campus.

Graduate Assembly

Get involved with other graduate students to create a vibrant, inclusive student community.

LEAD Center

Campus hub for leadership, engagement, advising and development programs, including student groups, environmental resources and more.

Military groups

Find student programs for the Army ROTC, Air Force ROTC and Navy and Marines ROTC at Berkeley.

Musical performance opportunities

Explore musical DeCal courses, noon concerts, summer symphony and other opportunities to perform around campus.

Student groups

Search over 1,000 student groups registered with the ASUC and Graduate Assembly, and connect with other students who share your interests.

Student musical activities

Find out about the Cal Marching Band and jazz and choral ensembles.

Student publications and media groups

Explore over 80 student publications, covering everything from science and creative writing to television and radio.

Volunteering opportunities

Want to get involved? Opportunities to volunteer can be found at various campus locations and are open to students, faculty, staff and the public.

  • Cal band performing on Sproul Hall steps. Photo by Elena Zhukova.
  • A student swims at the Hearst Gymnasium pool. Photo by Elena Zhukova.
  • The Men's Octet sings at Sather Gate. Photo by Elena Zhukova.
  • Student actors. Photo by Elena Zhukova.
  • Students tango. Photo by Elena Zhukova.
  • A student staffs a table on Sproul Plaza. Photo by Elena Zhukova.
  • Billiards game. Photo by Elena Zhukova.
  • Student artist. Photo by Elena Zhukova.