From a group of academic pioneers in 1868 to the Free Speech Movement in 1964, Berkeley is a place where the brightest minds from across the globe come together to explore, ask questions and improve the world.
The University of California, Berkeley, is the No. 1 public university in the world. Over 35,000 students attend classes in 14 colleges and schools, offering 350 degree programs. Set the pace with your colleagues and community, and set the bar for giving back.
Why should you visit the University of California, Berkeley?
“A visit to UC Berkeley is the best way to discover the many facets to a well-rounded, rich, and dynamic student experience. No matter how much you’ve read or heard about Berkeley, nothing can compare to seeing it for yourself!
And, if you can’t make it here, you can connect with us online or maybe in your town.
From campus tours to attending a class, from virtual residence hall tours to an interactive campus map, there are many ways to picture yourself at Berkeley!
Take in the view from the top of the Campanile, sit in on a lecture or see iconic campus sights. Under the expert guidance of a Cal campus ambassador, one of our knowledgeable student tour guides, you’ll get an inside look at life at Berkeley.”