At a Glance

Overview
  • Founded
  • 1868
  • Tuition & Fees (In-State)
  • $13,509
  • Selectivity
  • Most Selective
  • Academic Calendar
  • Semester
  • Public/Private
  • Public
  • Religious Affiliation
  • None
Location and setting

Urban

Berkeley, CA

Deadlines

N/A

Regular App Deadline

N/A

Early App Deadline

November 30

Financial Aid Deadline

Admissions

Application Information
  • Acceptance rate
  • 17%
  • % Admitted who enroll
  • 7%
  • Application Fee
  • $70
Incoming freshman Class Rankings

100%

Top half of HS class

100%

Top quarter of HS class

98%

Top tenth of HS class
Incoming Freshman SAT Scores
  • Verbal
  • 620-750
  • Math
  • 650-790
  • Writing
  • N/A
Incoming Freshman ACT Scores
  • Composite
  • 31-34
  • English
  • 31-35
  • Math
  • 29-35
  • Writing
  • N/A
Admissions

Most Selective

  • ACCEPTED
  • 16%
  • PERCENT ADMITTED WHO ENROLL
  • 7%
  • ENROLLMENT
  • 29,310

Costs & Aid

Cost: In-State

$13,509

Tuition and fees (in state)

$1,262

books and supplies

$16,389

room and board

$31,160

Total on campus
Cost: Out-of-State

$40,191

Tuition and fees (out of state)

$1,262

books and supplies

$16,389

room and board

$57,842

Total on campus
Actual Cost By Income Level (w/Financial Aid)
  • Family Income
  • Cost
  • $0-$30K
  • $8,677
  • $30-$48K
  • $9,522
  • $48-$75K
  • $13,920
  • $75-$110K
  • $20,858
  • $110 & UP
  • $29,197
Financial aid

63%

Receiving Financial Aid

23%

Receiving Federal Grants

24%

Receiving Federal Loans
FINANCIAL AID DEADLINE: November 30

Student Life

Student Body

29,310

Total undergrad enrollment

10,844

Total grad students

14%

Out-of-state

76%

In-state

10%

International
Students

  • 52%

    FEMALE

  • 48

    MALE
Organizations

0

Student Organizations

0

Fraternities

0

Sororities
Housing

Yes

On-Campus Housing

23%

% of Students living on campus
Student Diversity
  • % American Indian/Alaskan Native
  • 0%
  • % Asian/Pacific Islander
  • 35%
  • % Black or African-American
  • 2%
  • % Hispanic/Latino
  • 15%
  • % White or Caucasian
  • 26%

Academics

Faculty & Classes

18:1

Student:Faculty Ratio

1,646

Total Faculty (Full-time)

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