Applications for admission are available beginning in October of the year prior to the year in which you would enter UC Berkeley. The application filing period is November 1-30. All applications must be submitted by November 30.
UC Berkeley does not offer any early admissions or any early decisions.
|Application available||August 1|
November 1-30 (**Deadline extended for Transfers)
|SAT test deadline||December 31|
|Application deadline||November 30|
|Berkeley notifies applicants of receipt of application||Early January|
|Freshman decisions posted||End of March*|
|Transfer decisions posted||End of April*|
|Submit Intent to Register - Admitted Freshman Deadline||May 1|
|Submit Intent to Register - Admitted Transfer Deadline||June 1|
*Exact decision dates are given to current applicants in confirmation emails and on the student application portal (coming soon).
**Transfer students now have until Jan. 4, 2016, to submit their application for admission.
Freshman Examination Requirement (SAT/ACT Tests)