By the numbers

Numbers don’t tell the whole story, but you might be surprised by Berkeley’s impressive facts and figures.

Want more numbers? Find them at the Office of Planning and Analysis or download the Cal Facts brochure.

Freshmen who are first generation college students
  • Undergraduate 30,853
  • Graduate 11,666
Total student enrollment, Fall 2018
17.8 to 1
Student-to-faculty ratio
Undergraduate classes with fewer than 30 students
Pell Grant recipients: Freshmen
Number of community organizations with Berkeley student involvement
  • Gold 121
  • Silver 56
  • Bronze 46
Olympic medals won by students and alumni