Prospective students

National rankings consistently place UC Berkeley's undergraduate and graduate programs among the world's best. Berkeley is home to top scholars in every discipline, accomplished writers and musicians, star athletes, and stellar scientists — all drawn to this public university by its rich opportunities for groundbreaking research, innovative thinking and creativity, and service to society.

Undergraduate admissions


Graduate admissions


About UC Berkeley


Tours and visiting campus


Fees, financial aid, scholarships, and fellowships


Applicants with special circumstances