At UC Berkeley, the world’s premier public university, you can excel beyond, exchange ideas and, ultimately, change the world.
You are an international applicant if a visa is required to reside and study in the United States. A US citizen, permanent resident, refugee, or asylee who currently lives and studies outside the US is considered a domestic applicant with foreign credentials.
To begin, learn the basics about applying as an international student:
- Basic Admission Requirements
- Requirements for International Students
- Freshman Admission Requirements by Country (link is external)
Next, get familiar with what makes an applicant stand out in our pool:
|* Based on Office of Undergraduate Admissions data; enrollment estimate as of February 2018.|
|ACT (middle 50%)||33-34 (average: 33)|
|SAT (middle 50%)||1420-1480 (average: 1454)|
|Number of Countries||74|