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University of California: Berkeley
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110 Sproul Hall Berkeley, CA 94720 www.berkeley.edu
110 Sproul Hall, #5800 Berkeley, CA 94720-5800 (510) 642-6000 Contact : Amy Jarich Director of Undergraduate Admissions
Type of School
Large Public University 4-year school Coed Regionally Accredited Western Association of Schools and Colleges College Board Member College Board Code: 4833
Regular Application Deadline : November 30 Percentage of students graduating within 6 years : 90.0% Total undergraduates : 25,885 First-time degree-seeking freshmen : 4,443 Percentage of financial need met (average) : 82.0% Average financial aid package : $21,728.00 In-State Tuition : $12,874.00 Out-of-State Tuition : $35,752.00
Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Small City (50-250k) Urban Residential campus
Regular application due: No Regular Application Deadline Priority application due : -College will notify student of admission : Mar 31 Student must reply to acceptance by : May 1 Housing deposit due : May 25
SAT Reasoning/ACT Score report due : Dec 31 SAT subject score report due : Dec 31
Financial Aid Application due : Mar 2 Financial Aid Priority Application due : -College will notify student : Apr 15 Student must reply : --
Transfer Application closing date : Apr 30 College will notify student of transfer decision by : Apr 30 Transfer priority application date : -Transfer student must reply : Jun 1 Transfer deadline for filing financial aid forms : -Transfer priority financial aid deadline : -College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about : Apr 15 Student must reply to financial aid decision by : --
Fall application due : Nov 30
Major and Learning Environment
Calendar type : Semester Student-faculty ratio : 17 to 1
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collegeboard. BLA. MA/MS.0% Business/Marketing : 5. General D M Special Education and Teaching. & Gender Studies African-American/Black Studies B D American Indian/Native American Studies B American/United States Studies/Civilization B Asian Studies/Civilization B D M Asian-American Studies B Hispanic-American. Support Services Computer Science B D M Information Science/Studies D M Education Education. General B D M Electrical.American/Chicano Studies B Latin American Studies B D M Near and Middle Eastern Studies B D M Southeast Asian Studies B Women's Studies B Biological & Biomedical Sciences Biochemistry D M Biology/Biological Sciences. B = Bachelor's degree.Cal 12/22/2012 Degree's Offered in : Bachelor's. and Mexican.0% All Majors Levels at which colleges offer undergraduate majors are designated by these letters : A = Associate degree. MLA. General D Engineering Biomedical/Medical Engineering B D Chemical Engineering B D M Civil Engineering.0% Engineering : 11.0% Biology : 13. Puerto Rican. Journalism & Related Programs Journalism M Mass Communication/ Media Studies B Computer & Information Sciences. Doctoral degrees Graduating in 6 years : 90.org/college-university-search/print-college-profile?id=988 2 / 11 . Literatures & Linguistics https://bigfuture. General B D Neuroscience D Toxicology B D M Vision Science/Physiological Optics D M Business. General B D M Communication.0% Returning for sophomore year : 97. General B D Biophysics D Biostatistics D M Botany/Plant Biology B D Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology B D M Endocrinology D M Epidemiology D M Microbiology. Marketing. General B D Rhetoric and Composition B D Foreign Language. PhD) B D M City/Urban. BSLA. BA/BS. Cultural.0% Accreditation and Associations Regionally Accredited Western Association of Schools and Colleges College Board Member Most Popular Majors Bachelor's Social Sciences : 20.University Student-faculty ratioof : California: 17 to 1 Berkeley .College Search . & Related Support Business Administration and Management. Master's. MArch. D = Doctor degree. Management. C = Certificate degree. Electronics and Communications Engineering B D M Engineering Physics B Engineering Science B Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering B Geological/Geophysical Engineering B Manufacturing Engineering B Mechanical Engineering B D M Nuclear Engineering B D M Operations Research B D M English Language. M = Master degree Agriculture & Related Sciences Agricultural Economics D Range Science and Management M Architecture & Related Programs Architecture (BArch.0% English : 5. MSLA.0% Environmental Science : 5. PhD) B M Area. Community and Regional Planning D M Landscape Architecture (BS. Literature & Letters English Language and Literature. Ethnic.
General B D Psychology Psychology. General B Philosophy & Religious Studies Buddhist Studies D Jewish/Judaic Studies D Logic D Philosophy B D Religion/Religious Studies B Physical Sciences Astrophysics B D Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology. and Linguistics B Chinese Language and Literature B D M Classics and Languages.University of California: Berkeley . Literatures. General B D M Mathematics & Statistics Applied Mathematics B D Mathematics. General B D M Geophysics and Seismology B Materials Science B D M Oceanography. General B M Dance. General B D M Legal Professions & Studies Legal Studies.org/college-university-search/print-college-profile?id=988 3 / 11 . General B D Geography B D Political Science and Government. and Linguistics B D M Slavic Languages. Literatures. General B D M Statistics. Literatures. General B D Sociology B D Urban Studies/Affairs B Visual & Performing Arts Art History. General B D M Geology/Earth Science. General B D M Spanish Language and Literature B D M Health Professions & Related Clinical Sciences Environmental Health D M Health/Health Care Administration/Management D Public Health. Chemical and Physical B Physical Sciences B Physics. General B Chemistry. Literatures. General B D M Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies Classical. and Linguistics. Ancient Mediterranean and Near Eastern Studies B D M Cognitive Science B Intercultural/Multicultural and Diversity Studies M International/global studies M Nutrition Sciences B D M Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution B Natural Resources & Conservation Environmental Studies D M Forest Management/ Forest Resources Management B Forestry.Cal 12/22/2012 Ancient/Classical Greek Language and Literature B M Celtic Languages. DPH) D M History History. General B D M Film/Cinema Studies B Music. General B D Public Administration & Social Services Public Policy Analysis D M Social Work B D M Social Sciences Anthropology B D Demography and Population Studies D M Economics. General D Scandinavian Languages.collegeboard. General B D M Comparative Literature B D M Dutch/Flemish Language and Literature B French Language and Literature B D M German Language and Literature B D M Italian Language and Literature B D M Japanese Language and Literature B D M Latin Language and Literature B M Linguistics B D M Romance Languages. Criticism and Conservation B D Art/Art Studies. General B M Natural Resources Management and Policy B Natural Resources/Conservation. Literatures and Linguistics. and Linguistics. General B D M Special Study Options Accelerated Program Cross-Registration https://bigfuture. General (MPH.College Search . General B Drama and Dramatics/Theater Arts.
Navy Computer Services Dorms wired for access to campus-wide network Dorms wired for high speed internet connections Computer repair service available on campus Wireless network available Campus Life Campus General Information Unique Facilities : museums of art. film archive.0% Housing Options Apartments For Married Students Apartments For Single Students Coed Housing Fraternity/Sorority Housing Men's Housing Special Housing For Disabled Students Special Housing For International Students Women's Housing Theme Housing Additional Housing Options Housing deposit : $300. libraries of rare books.0% Part Time students : 3. Car is allowed for freshman Pet is not allowed in the Dorm General Athletics Team Name : Bears Sport Member : NCAA Sport's Levels Available Intercollegiate NCAA Division I NCAA Division IA Intramural Club Scholarship https://bigfuture. film archive.0% Percentage of females : 53.collegeboard.0% Race Ethnicity Unknown : 5. performing arts facilities Small City Urban Residential Campus Total undergraduates : 25.University of California: Berkeley .885 First-time degree-seeking freshmen : 4. paleontology and vertebrate zoology.org/college-university-search/print-college-profile?id=988 Counseling And Wellness Alcohol/substance abuse counseling Chaplain/spiritual director Career counseling Economically disadvantaged students services Employment services for undergraduates Financial aid counseling Health services 4 / 11 .College Search .0% Percentage of males : 47.0% All undergraduates living in college housing : 26.dailycal. science museum and research center for K-12 education. herbacia.Cal 12/22/2012 Double Major Dual Enrollment of High School Students English as a Second Language (ESL) Visiting/Exchange Student Program Honors Program Independent Study Internships Student-Designed Major Off-Campus Study Options Study Abroad ROTC Available ROTC. archaeology.00 Housing deposit due : May 25 Housing deposit is partially refunded if student does not enroll.0% Asian : 37.0% Out of state students : 10. anthropology. botanical garden. herbacia.0% Race/Ethnicity Two or more races : 3. Army ROTC.0% Hispanic/Latino : 12. paleontology and vertebrate zoology.0% Non-Resident Alien : 9. Western and Latin Americana.0% White : 30.0% Women who Join Sororities Student Newspaper : The Daily Californian Student Newspaper URL : www.org Housing Policies First-year students living in college housing : 95. anthropology. archaeology. seismographic station. Western and Latin Americana.0% Men who Join Fraternities 10. libraries of rare books.443 Degree-seeking undergrads : 25.257 Student General Information All students average age : 21 Full time students average age : 21 In state students : 90. performing arts facilities Geographic Location : museums of art.0% Other Activities & Organizations 10. Air Force ROTC. botanical garden.885 Graduate enrollment : 10.0% Black African American : 3. seismographic station. science museum and research center for K-12 education.
collegeboard.org/college-university-search/print-college-profile?id=988 .University of California: Berkeley .College Search .Cal 12/22/2012 Legal services Minority students services On-campus daycare Personal counseling Placement services for graduates Adult (re-entering) student services/programs Veteran's counselor Women's services Services for Students with Disabilities Services and/or facilities for hearing impaired Partial services for students with learning disabilities Services and/or facilities for speech or communications disorders Services and/or facilities for visually impaired Wheelchair Accessibility Academic Support Services Learning center Pre-admission summer program Reduced course load Study skills assistance Tutoring Activities Y indicates available and N indicates not available Activity Name Campus Ministries Choral Groups Concert Band Dance Activity Drama/Theater Film Society Fraternities Government or Political Activity International Student Organization Jazz Band Literary Magazine Marching Band Model United Nations Music Ensembles Musical Theater Opera Pep Band Radio Station Sororities Student Newspaper Symphony Orchestra Television Station Yearbook Available on Campus N Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y N Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Sports Sport Name Badminton Baseball Basketball Levels Available Men's Club Women's Club Men's Intercollegiate Men's Scholarship Men's NCAA Division I Men's Intercollegiate Women's Intercollegiate Men's Scholarship Women's Scholarship Men's Intramural Women's Intramural Men's NCAA Division I Women's NCAA Division I Men's Intramural Women's Intramural Men's Club Women's Club Men's Club Women's Club Men's Intercollegiate Women's Intercollegiate Men's Scholarship Women's Scholarship Men's NCAA Division I 5 / 11 Bowling Boxing Cross-Country https://bigfuture.
College Search .Cal 12/22/2012 Diving Fencing Field Hockey Football Golf Gymnastics Handball Ice Hockey Lacrosse Racquetball Rowing (Crew) Rugby Sailing Skiing Soccer Softball https://bigfuture.org/college-university-search/print-college-profile?id=988 Women's NCAA Division I Men's Intercollegiate Women's Intercollegiate Men's Scholarship Women's Scholarship Men's Intramural Women's Intramural Men's Club Women's Club Women's Intercollegiate Women's Scholarship Men's Intramural Men's Club Women's NCAA Division I Men's Intercollegiate Men's Scholarship Men's Intramural Women's Intramural Men's NCAA Division IA Men's Intercollegiate Women's Intercollegiate Men's Scholarship Women's Scholarship Men's NCAA Division I Women's NCAA Division I Men's Intercollegiate Women's Intercollegiate Men's Scholarship Women's Scholarship Men's NCAA Division I Women's NCAA Division I Men's Intramural Women's Intramural Men's Club Women's Club Men's Intramural Women's Intramural Men's Club Women's Club Men's Intramural Women's Intramural Men's Club Women's Club Women's NCAA Division I Men's Intramural Women's Intramural Men's Club Women's Club Men's Intercollegiate Women's Intercollegiate Men's Scholarship Women's Scholarship Men's Intramural Women's Intramural Men's Club Women's Club Women's NCAA Division I Men's Intercollegiate Men's Scholarship Men's Intramural Women's Intramural Men's Club Women's Club Men's Intramural Women's Intramural Men's Club Women's Club Men's Intercollegiate Women's Intercollegiate Men's Scholarship Women's Scholarship Men's Intramural Women's Intramural Men's Club Women's Club Men's NCAA Division I Women's NCAA Division I Women's Intercollegiate Women's Scholarship Men's Intramural 6 / 11 .collegeboard.University of California: Berkeley .
likely contribution to the intellectual or engineering.441 Enrolled : 4. concern for others and community. non-academic achievement in the performing arts. athletics or employment. and cultural vitality of the campus.collegeboard.00 Application fee notes: Paper/Online Total applicants : 52.966 Admitted : 11.Cal 12/22/2012 Squash Swimming Tennis Track and Field Track: Indoor Track: Outdoor Volleyball Water Polo Women's Intramural Women's NCAA Division I Men's Intramural Women's Intramural Men's Club Women's Club Men's Intercollegiate Women's Intercollegiate Men's Scholarship Women's Scholarship Men's Club Women's Club Men's NCAA Division I Women's NCAA Division I Men's Intercollegiate Women's Intercollegiate Men's Scholarship Women's Scholarship Men's Intramural Women's Intramural Men's Club Women's Club Men's NCAA Division I Women's NCAA Division I Men's Intercollegiate Women's Intercollegiate Men's Scholarship Women's Scholarship Men's NCAA Division I Women's NCAA Division I Men's NCAA Division I Women's NCAA Division I Women's Intercollegiate Women's Scholarship Men's Intramural Men's Club Women's NCAA Division I Men's Intercollegiate Women's Intercollegiate Men's Scholarship Women's Scholarship Men's NCAA Division I Women's NCAA Division I Applying General Applying Information Application Fee: $70.University of California: Berkeley .0%% of applicants admitted Applied early admission : -Admitted early admission : -Applied early action : -Admitted early action : -- Very Important Academic GPA Application Essay Rigor of secondary school record State Residency Important Character/Personal Qualities Extracurricular Activities Standardized Test Scores Talent/Ability Volunteer Work Work Experience Considered First generation college student Test Policies for Admission Decisions Recommended: SAT Subject Tests Required: SAT or ACT Test Policies for placement AP Institution's own exam Other Test Policies A note from the college SAT Subject tests recommended only for applicants to colleges of chemistry Thorough review of academic performance. demonstrated qualities in leadership. demonstrated interest in major. diversity in personal background and experience.College Search .443 Most selective 22. High school class rank of incoming freshmen https://bigfuture. motivation.org/college-university-search/print-college-profile?id=988 GPAs of incoming freshmen 7 / 11 .
0% 3.0% 500 .699 : 42.599 : 13.0% 18 .0% Top Half : 100.0% and Percent who submitted ACT scores : 37.49 : 4.0% 18 .75+ : 78.17 : 2.0% 400 .800 : 46.25 .0% 600 .0% 12 .499 : 3.Cal 12/22/2012 Top Tenth : 98.740 28 .0% 3.0% 600 .University of California: Berkeley .720 650 .3.0% 3.0% SAT Math 700 .699 : 37.599 : 10.0% SAT Writing 700 . Exam scores of 3 or better are favorable and add to the strength of the admissions application.29 : 30.0% Test Subjects SAT Critical Reading SAT Math SAT Writing ACT Composite Middle 50% of First-Year Students 600 .800 : 36.50 .599 : 17.2.29 : 27.org/college-university-search/print-college-profile?id=988 .499 : 4.36 : 62.36 : 60. Students who enroll in AP courses (when available) and perform well in them tend to be regarded as more competitive.3.23 : 10. Exam Art History Biology Min Score Required 3 3 3 4 4 3 3 4 5 3 Number of Credits 3 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 Equivalent Course(s) ---Biology 1A .499 : 5.770 620 .5 .0% 500 .699 : 29.0% Advanced Placement Program (AP) Information Offers credit for AP Exams : Yes Offers placement into higher-level courses for AP Exams : Yes High school Coursework High school diploma is required and GED is not accepted College Preparatory Program Required Course Name Visual/Performing Arts Science History English Math Science Lab Foreign Language Academic Electives Social Studies Required 1 2 2 4 3 2 2 1 0 Recommended 0 3 0 0 4 3 3 0 0 TEST Scores Percent who submitted SAT scores : 93.0% 400 .0% SAT Critical Reading 700 .36 : 61.0% 18 .collegeboard.0% 400 .74 : 15.24 : 2.1AL Biology 1A -1A Math 16A --8 / 11 Calculus AB Calculus BC https://bigfuture.0% 600 .0% 500 .0% 3.23 : 7.0% ACT Math 30 .3.0% 24 .29 : 33.99 : 1.0% ACT English 30 .0% 24 .800 : 58.College Search .00 .0% ACT Composite 30 .23 : 8.0% Top Quarter : 100.0% 2.0% 24 . forgoing the AP tests or scoring below 3 on the tests is regarded as neutral.33 AP & Admission Policy From the college: AP courses considered to be more rigorous and challenging than regular university preparatory courses.
0% https://bigfuture.University of California: Berkeley .College Search .collegeboard.0% % of freshmen with need who received financial aid : 70.Cal 12/22/2012 3 3 5 5 5 Chemistry 3 3 4 Chinese Language and Culture 3 Comparative Government and Politics 3 3 Computer Science A 3 Computer Science AB 3 4 English Language and Composition 4 4 4 English Literature and Composition 4 4 4 5 5 Environmental Science 3 European History 3 French Language and Culture 3 French Literature 3 German Language and Culture 3 Human Geography 3 Latin Literature 3 Latin: Vergil 3 Macroeconomics 3 3 5 Microeconomics 3 3 5 Music Theory 3 3 Physics B 3 Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism 3 Physics C: Mechanics 3 5 Psychology 3 3 Spanish Language 3 3 3 3 3 Spanish Literature 3 3 Statistics 3 3 United States Government and Politics 3 3 United States History 3 World History 3 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 -3 5 1 3 3 5 3 5 4 5 5 5 5 3 5 5 5 5 3 3 3 3 3 -3 3 -5 5 5 3 3 3 3 3 5 5 5 5 5 3 5 3 3 3 3 5 5 Math 1A Math 1B -Math 1A-1B Math 53 -Chemistry 1A ------61B -English 1A English R1A English 1A -English R1A not required English R1A-R1B not required English 1A-1B ---------Economics 1 or 2 --Economics 1 or 2 ------Physics 8A ---------Statistics 2 ------ Paying Financial Aid Distribution & Stats % of scholarship / grants : 80.0% % of loans / jobs : 20.org/college-university-search/print-college-profile?id=988 9 / 11 .
00 $46.00 $22.00 $4. fall collection.00 $1.University of California: Berkeley .00 Financial Aid Deadlines Regular Financial Aid Deadline : Mar 2 Financial Aid Notification Date : Apr 15 Contact Information Financial aid contact name : Rachelle Feldman Financial aid office phone : (510) 642-6000 Financial Aid Forms Domestic first-year financial aid applicants must submit the following forms.collegeboard.00 $600. colleges.00 $914.051.0% Average 1st year financial aid package : $21.00 $1.139. National Center for Education Statistics. Regents and Chancellor's Scholarships.874.001+ Average Net Price $8.S.00 Avg need-based scholarship or grant award : $17. Most college students receive financial aid.874.00 $1.648.00 $51.001-$48.00 $32. Department of Education.00 Avg indebtedness at graduation : $17.874.College Search .00 Source: U.000.490.368. Scholarship Opportunities University Scholarship. Part-Time Costs Cost per credit hour (in-state): -Cost per credit hour (out-of-state): -- Financial Aid Policies This school practices need-blind admissions.0% % Judged to have need : 85.001-$75.00 $13.00 $28.762.00 Avg non need-based aid : $6.752.388.000 $48. if applicable: FAFSA Other: Cal Grant GPA Verification Form.00 $3.0% % that had need fully met : 16.502.117.00 Avg need-based loan : $4.00 Off Campus $12.214. Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS). Alumni Scholarships.512.00 $1.001-$110.770.00 $9.00 $15.S. For Transfer Students https://bigfuture.794.0% % that were offered aid : 85.00 $23.976.org/college-university-search/print-college-profile?id=988 10 / 11 .00 $35. which reduces the amount the family actually pays. Need-based financial aid determined by Academics Non need-based financial aid determined by Academics Tuition Plans Offered Installment payment Annual College Costs Cost Category In-state tuition and fees: Out-of-state tuition and fees: Room and board: Books and supplies: Estimated personal expenses: Transportation expenses: Estimated Total In-state: Estimated Total Out-of-state: On Campus $12.000+ $110.00 $27.Cal 12/22/2012 % Applied for need-based aid : 68.773.0% % of need met : 82.116.728. use the college's net price calculator to get the best estimate of what your family will pay. Student Financial Aid component.00 $35.00 $55.00 $3.196.752.210.00 At Home $12.752.669. Average Net Price & Cost of Attendance Average Net Price by Income Level (2010-11 Academic Year) Income Level $0-$30.000 $30.214.00 $35.164. Institutional Characteristics component and winter collection. For U. President's Undergraduate Fellowships.000 $75.214.724.00 The prices listed above are probably not what you and your family will pay.884.00 $9.00 $3.
752.00 Room & Board(off-campus): $9.0 scale): 1 Maximum credits/courses from a 2-year institution: -Maximum credits/courses from a 4-year institution: 80 Minimum credits transfers must complete to earn bachelor's degree: 60 Admission Requirements (Required) Essay or Personal Statement College Transcript(s) Students who applied for transfer Total students who applied for transfer: 16.00 Additional estimated expenses: -Costs per credit hour: -- Financial Aid Tests for International Students TOEFL Required of non-resident alien applicants TOEFL (internet-based test) average score: -TOEFL (internet-based test) minimum score: 80 TOEFL (paper) average score: -TOEFL (paper) minimum score: 550 Services for International Students Special International Student Orientation Program International Student Adviser https://bigfuture.00 Room & Board(on-campus): $15.336 Terms in which transfer students may enroll Fall Spring Transfers accepted as Sophomore Junior Senior Services for students transferring IN from another school Advisor Orientation Pre-admission transcript evaluation (determination of what courses will transfer) Re-entry advisor Special Requirements Completion of prerequisite courses for intended major and freshman/sophomore general education courses.University of California: Berkeley .976.collegeboard.Cal 12/22/2012 Credit Information Minimum number of credits: 60 Minimum college GPA (on a 4.0% Transfers admitted: 3. For International Students Admission for International Students International Application Due for Fall 2013: Nov 30 Application fee: $80.College Search .000.00 Annual College Costs Tuition and Fees: $35.0 scale): 2.590 Transfers enrolled percentage: 14.026 Transfers admitted percentage: 22.4 Lowest grade earned for course that may be transferred for credit (on a 4.org/college-university-search/print-college-profile?id=988 11 / 11 .0% Transfers enrolled: 2.
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