Notice: The Office of Undergraduate Admissions will be closed to in-person services from January 10th through January 14th. Our front desk is now virtual and will be available via this Zoom link(link is external). Hours: Monday, Wednesday, Friday 9am-12pm and Tuesday, Thursday 1pm-4pm Pacific Time.
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)(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 August 2019.|
|GPA (middle 50%)||3.90-4.00 (unweighted)|
|ACT (middle 50%)||32-35|
|SAT (middle 50%)||1450-1530|
|Number of Countries||74|