When you become a Golden Bear, you connect with a long tradition of academic excellence and community pride.
Admissions Overview: Prospective Freshmen
Tuesday, September 28 @ 4:15-5:00pm PST
Join us during this session to get an inside look at our undergraduate programs and the freshman admission process. You’ll learn about some of the resources available to our students, and most importantly, get insider tips from an admissions professional!
Personal Insight Question Workshop (Freshmen & Transfer)
Wednesday, October 6 @ 3:15-4:00pm PST
This workshop is open to any student planning on applying for Fall 2022. Learn why answering the personal insight questions is a key part of your UC Berkeley application. An admissions professional will provide resources to help you get organized. Come prepared to ask questions!
UC Berkeley Student Panel for Prospective Freshmen
Wednesday, October 13 @ 3:15-4:00pm PST
UC Berkeley Student Panel for Prospective Transfers
Tuesday, October 14 @ 4:15-5:00pm PST
Admissions Overview: Prospective Transfers
Wednesday, October 20 @ 3:15-4:00pm PST
Let our admission representative take the stress out of applying to our campus! Join us during this session as we break down our various colleges and the secrets to applying as a transfer. We’ll cover everything you need to know about getting started and learn about the vast selection of programs and resources offered to our transfer community.
Alumni Transfer Panel
Thursday, October 21 @ 5:30-6:30pm PST
Hear from UC Berkeley TRANSFER Alumni and their experiences on campus. Be inspired by their reflections since graduation. Ask your questions and hear them discuss their career paths after CAL.
Admissions Overview: Prospective International Students
Tuesday, October 26 @ 7:00-8:00am PST
Latinx Across Careers: Latinx Alumni Panel
Wednesday, October 27 @ 6:15-7:00pm PST
Discover Berkeley Series
For more videos from the Discover Berkeley Series and the UC Berkeley Virtual Open House,
visit our UC Berkeley On Demand Video hub(link is external).
Arts & Culture
Bay Area and Berkeley
Discover what makes Berkeley, well, Berkeley - pizza co-ops, independent bookshops, architectural wonders, eclectic live music venues, farmer’s markets, idyllic swimming holes, breathtaking scenic lookouts, charming neighborhoods, and more. Enjoy exploring a college town nestled in a bustling city. And should you want to discover further, Oakland and San Francisco are just a short BART ride away. And within 40 miles you’ll have access to the Napa Valley, with hundreds of wineries and gourmet food, as well as the tech hub of Silicon Valley.
Cal’s Division I athletic program is legendary. And at Berkeley, it is tradition to cheer on the California Golden Bears. In recent years, our women’s basketball team has made it to the Final Four, the NFL and NBA have drafted Cal football and men’s basketball players, and many athletes in soccer and swimming have gone on to win world championships and olympic medals. As the Fall semester nears, Cal’s students and fans are ready to storm the historic California Memorial Stadium(link is external) to scream “Roll on you Bears!” to our football team.