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African American Student Development (AASD)
African American Student Development creates programs and activities that facilitate the retention and graduation of African American students, encourages their matriculation to…
  • Student Support Services Undergraduate Students Graduate Students
American Chemical Society - UC Berkeley Student Chapter (ACS at Berkeley)
We are the student chapter of the American Chemical Society at the University of California, Berkeley. Our goal is to improve the academic and professional development of all…
  • Professional Development - General Professional Development - Research Professional Development - Mentoring Student Led Communities & Clubs Campus Outreach & Public Enrichment College and Transfer Student Preparation Kindergarten through 12th grade Undergraduate Students Graduate Students Faculty Academic Year (fall & spring) Fall Spring
American Indian Graduate Program (AIGP)
The AIGP Advisory Committee of the American Indian Graduate Program is composed of faculty, staff, students, alumni and tribal community representatives committed to advancing…
  • Student Support Services Graduate Students All Year Round (fall, spring, & summer)
American Indian Science and Engineering Society (AISES)
The American Indian Science and Engineering Society is a national, nonprofit organization focused on substantially increasing the representation of American Indians, Alaska…
  • Student Led Communities & Clubs Undergraduate Students
American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
The American Society of Mechanical Engineers is a professional engineering organization dedicated to the professional development of engineering students on the Berkeley campus. We…
Asian Pacific American Student Development (APASD)
Asian Pacific American Student Development (APASD) serves the changing needs of Asian Pacific American (APA) students on the UC Berkeley campus. The APASD office provides programs…
  • Student Support Services Undergraduate Students Graduate Students
Association of Women in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (AWE)
AWE is a student-run organization at UC Berkeley that seeks to empower female and non-binary undergraduate students pursuing Computer Science and/or Electrical Engineering…
  • Student Led Communities & Clubs Undergraduate Students All Year Round (fall, spring, & summer)
ASUC Student Union
The ASUC advocates for students on a University, local, state, and national level and represents the student body on administrative campus committees, in addition to controlling…
  • Professional Development - General Undergraduate Students Graduate Students
Basic Needs Student Center Economic, Food, and Housing Justice
The Basic Needs Center serves as a physical resource hub for basic needs resources and services, and provides a space for students to create community and access coordinated…
  • Student Support Services Undergraduate Students Graduate Students
BERET +D
You will provide guidance to a group of 4-6 seventh graders in their science class once per week over a 6 or 7 week period, helping these students frame a testable question, design…
  • Campus Outreach & Public Enrichment Undergraduate Students Teachers
Bergeron Women in STEM Scholarship Program - Cal NERDS
This scholarship program is designed to empower UC Berkeley upper division STEM students through mentorship and some scholarship support.
  • Professional Development - General Professional Development - Mentoring Undergraduate Students
BERKE1337
We are a group of students who are passionate about learning and sharing our knowledge of cybersecurity. We welcome students of any skill level or major. Our goal is to make…
Berkeley Chancellor’s Postdoctoral Fellowship
The Berkeley Chancellor's Postdoctoral Fellowship Program offers postdoctoral research fellowships, faculty mentoring, and eligibility for a hiring incentive to outstanding…
  • Professional Development - Mentoring Graduate Students Faculty
Berkeley Compass Project
The Compass Project is a self-formed group of graduate and undergraduate students in the physical sciences at UC Berkeley. Our goals are to improve undergraduate physics education,…
  • Student Led Communities & Clubs Undergraduate Students Graduate Students
Berkeley Girls in Engineering
The Berkeley Girls in Engineering program is a week-long, non-residential summer camp for San Francisco Bay Area girls entering 6th, 7th, and 8th grades to explore different…
  • College and Transfer Student Preparation Kindergarten through 12th grade
Berkeley Hope Scholars
Berkeley Hope Scholars (formerly the Cal Independent Scholars Network) is the academic retention program at UC Berkeley supporting all incoming freshman, transfer, graduate, and…
  • Student Support Services Undergraduate Students Graduate Students
Berkeley Institute of Data Science (BIDS)
Our programs and initiatives are designed to facilitate collaboration across an increasingly diverse and active data science community of domain experts from the life, social, and…
  • Student Support Services Undergraduate Students Graduate Students Post Docs Faculty
Berkeley Lab Director’s Apprenticeship Program (BLDAP)
The Berkeley Lab Director’s Apprenticeship Program (BLDAP) for high school students seeks to remove systemic barriers, such as a lack of access to professional networks and…
  • College and Transfer Student Preparation Kindergarten through 12th grade
Berkeley Nanosciences and Nanoengineering Institute (BNNI)
The Berkeley Nanosciences and Nanoengineering Institute (BNNI) is the umbrella organization for expanding and coordinating Berkeley research and educational activities in nanoscale…
  • Professional Development - Research Undergraduate Students Graduate Students
Berkeley Science & Math Initiative
The Berkeley Science and Math Initiative is UC Berkeley’s response to the crisis in K–12 science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) education in California and…
  • Campus Outreach & Public Enrichment Kindergarten through 12th grade Undergraduate Students Teachers
Berkeley Science Network and Berkeley Science Connections (BSN-BSC)
The purpose of BSN is to create a comprehensive network (online and interpersonal), which strives to advance under represented students in the mathematica, physical sciences, and…
  • Professional Development - General Professional Development - Mentoring Undergraduate Students Graduate Students
Berkeley Scientific Journal
The Berkeley Scientific Journal is the undergraduate science journal of the University of California, Berkeley. Every semester, our undergraduate staff publishes independent…
  • Professional Development - General Undergraduate Students Graduate Students Fall Spring
Berkeley Underground Scholars
Berkeley Underground Scholars (BUS) creates a pathway for incarcerated, formerly incarcerated and system impacted individuals into higher education. We are building a…
  • Professional Development - General Professional Development - Research Professional Development - Mentoring Student Support Services Student Led Communities & Clubs Campus Outreach & Public Enrichment College and Transfer Student Preparation Undergraduate Students Community College System Impacted All Year Round (fall, spring, & summer)
Bioengineering Scholars Program (BioESP)
The BioEngineering Scholars Program (BioESP) provides extra advising, a fall seminar, and community events to help students from underrepresented backgrounds succeed at Berkeley,…
  • Student Support Services Undergraduate Students
Biology Scholars Program (BSP)
The Biology Scholars Program (BSP) at UC Berkeley is a program that challenges the “by the numbers” popular view (e.g., SATs and high school GPAs as good predictors of…
  • Student Support Services Undergraduate Students
Black Engineering and Science Student Association (BESSA)
Welcome to the Black Engineering and Science Student Association (BESSA) website! We are the University of California, Berkeley chapter of our parent organization, the National…
  • Student Led Communities & Clubs Undergraduate Students
Black Graduate Engineering and Science Students (BGESS)
BGESS is dedicated to the nurturing of academic and social support systems for historically underrepresented students in the United States at UC Berkeley. Black Graduate…
  • Student Led Communities & Clubs Graduate Students
Bridging Berkeley
Bridging Berkeley is a math mentoring program that matches UC Berkeley work-study students and volunteers with Berkeley middle school youth, especially those who will be…
  • Campus Outreach & Public Enrichment Kindergarten through 12th grade Undergraduate Students
Cal NERDS Diversity STEM Center
Our student center is a vibrant hub of activity for STEM undergraduate and graduate students to come together and build community and a sense of belonging. We provide access to…
  • Student Support Services Undergraduate Students Graduate Students
Cal Prep
The Richmond Aspire California College Preparatory Academy (Cal Prep) is a public charter and early college secondary school, co-founded by University of California, Berkeley and…
  • College and Transfer Student Preparation Kindergarten through 12th grade
Cal Teach
CalTeach is a program for undergraduate science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) majors interested in exploring a career in education. Through our courses, students…
  • Professional Development - General Undergraduate Students
Cal Veteran Services Center
The Cal Veteran Services Center is dedicated to providing programs and services in support of the academic and personal success of student veterans. As a supportive and inclusive…
  • Student Support Services Undergraduate Students Graduate Students
Cal-ADAR: Advancing Diversity in Aging Research
Cal-ADAR is a program designed to give underrepresented students a chance to experience research as undergraduates while studying demography of aging, which is officially a STEM…
  • Professional Development - Research Undergraduate Students
Career Center
Whether you are an undergraduate, graduate student, alum, or employer, the Career Center is eager to help you achieve your goals. No matter what brings you here, our first-class…
  • Professional Development - General Undergraduate Students Graduate Students
Chemistry Scholars Program
The College of Chemistry Scholars Program (COCSP) was established in 1991 to promote and advance the educational and career opportunities of students from underrepresented groups…
  • Student Support Services Undergraduate Students
Chicanx Latinx Student Development
The CLSD Office continues to support the personal, academic, and professional growth of Chicanx and Latinx students. We serve both undergraduate and graduate students. Through…
  • Student Support Services Undergraduate Students Graduate Students
Coalition for Education and Outreach (CEO)
The Coalition for Education & Outreach (CEO) is a community of practice centered on science education and outreach. Our members include over 550 science educators and public…
  • Campus Outreach & Public Enrichment Undergraduate Students Graduate Students Staff Teachers
College and Career Academy Support Network (CCASN)
Since 1998 CCASN has been working to increase educational opportunities that offer each young person support and guidance, productive engagement in the world outside of school, and…
  • Campus Outreach & Public Enrichment Teachers
Community College Transfer Services (CCTS)
UC Berkeley’s Community College Transfer Services (CCTS) provides transfer and academic advising to increase educational access for California community college students who…
  • College and Transfer Student Preparation Community College All Year Round (fall, spring, & summer)
Computer Science Scholars Program
The CS Scholars Program at UC Berkeley is a community in which students can learn and grow together. The EECS Center for Student Affairs (CSA) recognizes the unique challenges that…
  • Student Support Services Undergraduate Students
Comunidad for Health Equity (CHE)
Formerly known as Chicanxs/Latinxs in Health Education, Comunidad for Health Equity (C.H.E) was established in 1976 by four Chicanx/Latinx students at U.C. Berkeley. The focus was…
  • Student Led Communities & Clubs Undergraduate Students
Data Scholars
Data Scholars addresses issues of underrepresentation in the data science community by establishing a community that is welcoming, educational, and empowering for underrepresented…
  • Student Support Services Undergraduate Students
Data Science Discovery Program
The Data Science Discovery program connects undergraduate students at UC Berkeley with data science projects run by industry, government, non-profit, and academic partners.…
Destination College Advising Corps (DCAC)
Our Mission DCAC increases college access for low-income, first generation and underrepresented high school students by placing highly-trained, recent college graduates in schools…
  • College and Transfer Student Preparation Kindergarten through 12th grade
Disabled Students Program (DSP)
The Disabled Students’ Program (DSP) supports students with disabilities in achieving academic success at the world’s top-ranked public higher education institution.…
  • Student Support Services Undergraduate Students Graduate Students
Disabled Students Program (DSP) – TRiO Program
TRIO at DSP is dedicated to supporting Cal student with disabilities, including those from low-income backgrounds. We do so with higher touch services, events and enrichment…
  • Student Support Services Undergraduate Students Graduate Students
Diversity STEM Development Professionals - Graduate Diversity Directors
These STEM Graduate Diversity Directors provide insight, support, and advising for undergraduates interested in coming to UC Berkeley STEM graduate programs and also to current…
  • Student Support Services Undergraduate Students Graduate Students
Early Academic Outreach Program (EAOP)
The Early Academic Outreach Program has partnered with schools, districts, community organizations and families in the Bay Area for over 30 years. EAOP helps prepare students for…
  • College and Transfer Student Preparation Kindergarten through 12th grade
EDGE in Tech Initiative
In 2017, CITRIS & the Banatao Institute and UC Berkeley’s College of Engineering came together to launch the Women in Tech Initiative at the University of California,…
  • Professional Development - General Undergraduate Students Graduate Students Faculty Staff
Educational Opportunity Program (EOP)
All EOP students benefit from individualized academic counseling, various support services, and extensive campus referral network. In addition, students who meet the…
  • Student Support Services Undergraduate Students All Year Round (fall, spring, & summer)
Educational Opportunity Program STEM Program (EOP STEM)
The EOP STEM Program was created in order to bridge the needs of historically underrepresented students in the Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics fields. By…
  • Professional Development - Mentoring Undergraduate Students All Year Round (fall, spring, & summer)
Educational Talent Search (ETS)
Educational Talent Search (ETS), one of the largest programs currently funded by the U.S. Department of Education under the Federal TRIO programs, joined UC Berkeley in 1997. With…
  • College and Transfer Student Preparation Kindergarten through 12th grade
Engineering Machine Shop
The Mechanical Engineering Department Student Machine Shop provides mechanical engineering students with a well-equipped, safe working environment in which those students can…
  • Professional Development - General Undergraduate Students Graduate Students
Engineering Student Services
Whether you’re an entering student or preparing to graduate, Engineering Student Services (ESS) can help you optimize your time and maximize your educational experience. We…
  • Student Support Services Undergraduate Students All Year Round (fall, spring, & summer)
ESPM Graduate Diversity Council
The ESPM Graduate Diversity Council is a graduate student group with a vested interest in the continued diversification of the students and faculty of the department of…
  • Student Led Communities & Clubs Graduate Students
Expanding Your Horizons (Berkeley chapter)
A group of graduate students, post-docs, and undergraduate womxn from a broad range of STEM departments at UC Berkeley (chemistry, chemical engineering, molecular and cellular…
  • Campus Outreach & Public Enrichment Kindergarten through 12th grade Undergraduate Students Graduate Students Post Docs
Faculty Diversity Intiatives
Part of Campus Climate, Community Engagement & Transformation, we work together with faculty members, deans, chairs, and other campus partners to create inclusive academic…
  • Professional Development - General Undergraduate Students Graduate Students
Fannie Lou Hamer Black Resource Center
In response to disciplined organizing by UC Berkeley’s Black Student Union and its set of demands for institutional change, a new Black student resource center has been…
  • Student Support Services Undergraduate Students Graduate Students
FEM Tech
FEMTech’s mission is to promote gender diversity in the tech industry and inspire women and underrepresented minorities from all majors to excel in technology careers.…
  • Student Led Communities & Clubs Undergraduate Students
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  • Professional Development - Research Professional Development - Mentoring Undergraduate Students Staff All Year Round (fall, spring, & summer) Male Male
Fung Innovation Fellowship
The Fung Fellowship is a model of discovery education at UC Berkeley—an immersive undergraduate learning experience that inspires students to become innovators for social…
  • Professional Development - General Undergraduate Students
Gender Equity Resource Center (GenEq)
The Gender Equity Resource Center, fondly referred to as GenEq, is a UC Berkeley campus community center committed to fostering an inclusive Cal experience for all. GenEq is the…
  • Student Support Services Undergraduate Students Graduate Students
Getting into Graduate School Program (GIGS)
etting into Grad School (GiGS) is a collaborative partnership between the Office for Graduate Diversity (OGD), and the Graduate Assembly (GA), whose ultimate goal is to encourage…
  • Student Support Services Undergraduate Students
Graduate Women of Engineering (GWE)
The Graduate Women of Engineering (GWE) is a GradSWE organization made up of graduate engineering students from all engineering disciplines at the University of California,…
  • Student Led Communities & Clubs Graduate Students
Haas Scholars Program
The Haas Scholars Program was founded in 1997 through the generous vision of Robert and Colleen Haas. Each year, twenty highly qualified, academically talented undergraduates with…
  • Professional Development - Research Undergraduate Students
Hispanic Engineers and Scientists (HES)
Hispanic Engineers and Scientists is a student organization of the University of California, Berkeley and the UCB Student Chapter of the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers…
  • Student Led Communities & Clubs Undergraduate Students
IB Summer Undergraduate Research Experience (IB SURE)
The Integrative Biology Summer Undergraduate Research Experience (SURE) supports scholars passionate about engaging in original, hands-on research and exploring graduate school…
Identity and Gender Spectrum (IGenSpectrum)
IGenSpectrum is a student group at UC Berkeley dedicated to improving the visibility and professional preparation of LGBT physicists. Founded in 2014, IGenSpectrum has already…
  • Student Led Communities & Clubs Undergraduate Students
Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE) Micromouse
The UC Berkeley IEEE Student Branch’s Micromouse DeCal is a hands-on course aimed at undergraduates with an interest in robotics. In the class, teams of ~2 students are…
  • Professional Development - General Student Led Communities & Clubs Campus Outreach & Public Enrichment Undergraduate Students Graduate Students Academic Year (fall & spring) Fall Spring
Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers is the world's largest technical and professional organization dedicated to the advancement of technology for humanity.…
  • Professional Development - General Student Support Services Student Led Communities & Clubs Undergraduate Students Academic Year (fall & spring) Fall Spring
Iota Sigma Pi - Hydrogen Chapter
Iota Sigma Pi is the National Honor Society for Women in Chemistry. The Hydrogen Chapter at the University of California, Berkeley is the first chapter, founded in 1902.
  • Student Led Communities & Clubs Undergraduate Students Graduate Students
Jacobs Institute for Design Innovation
The Jacobs Institute sees design and technological innovation as integrally linked: innovation opens possibilities and extends the reach of design, while design links new…
  • Professional Development - General Undergraduate Students Graduate Students
Judith Lee Stronach Baccalaureate prize
The Judith Lee Stronach Baccalaureate Prize supports intellectual and creative pursuits that heighten awareness of issues of social consciousness and contribute to the public good.…
  • Professional Development - General Undergraduate Students
Latinx Association of Graduate Students in Engineering and Science (LAGSES) at UC Berkeley
LAGSES is an inclusive multicultural organization that strives to increase diversity on campus by recruiting, retaining, and graduating underrepresented advanced degree students in…
  • Student Led Communities & Clubs Graduate Students
Latinx Business Student Association
The Latinx Business Student Association (LBSA) is a non-profit organization at the University of California, Berkeley. LBSA strives to promote success through diversity, develop…
  • Professional Development - General Professional Development - Research Professional Development - Mentoring Student Support Services Student Led Communities & Clubs Campus Outreach & Public Enrichment College and Transfer Student Preparation Undergraduate Students All Year Round (fall, spring, & summer)
Latinxs and the Environment Initiative
The Latinxs and the Environment Initiative seeks to establish a comprehensive program designed to generate knowledge and encourage increased study and research on Latinxs and the…
  • Professional Development - Research Undergraduate Students Graduate Students Faculty
LEAD Center
The LEAD (Leadership, Engagement, Advising, & Development) Center is UC Berkeley’s hub for student involvement, leadership development, and co-curricular advising. Our…
  • Professional Development - General Undergraduate Students Graduate Students
Mariachi Luz De Oro
Mariachi Luz de Oro is a 100% student-run organization and mariachi band that studies and performs traditional and contemporary Mexican music at the University of California,…
  • Student Led Communities & Clubs Undergraduate Students
Marvell Nanofabrication Laboratory Opportunities @ NanoLab
The Marvell NanoLab, located in the CITRIS headquarters building, Sutardja Dai Hall, includes more than 15,000 sq. feet of Class100 and Class1000 cleanroom. The Marvell NanoLab is…
  • Professional Development - Research Undergraduate Students
Math & Physical Science Graduate Diversity Office
Partnering with the School of Public Health and the Rausser College of Natural Resources, the Fung Fellowship currently offers two tracks for students to choose from based on their…
  • Student Support Services Undergraduate Students Graduate Students Faculty
Mathematics Undergraduate Student Association (MUSA)
We strive to improve the overall quality of studying mathematics here as an undergraduate, especially by advocating for issues that benefit the entire undergraduate math community,…
  • Student Led Communities & Clubs Undergraduate Students
Miller Scholars Program
The George A. Miller Scholars Program provides outstanding community college transfer students the opportunity to develop leadership, research and/or community service skills and…
  • Professional Development - Research Student Support Services Undergraduate Students
MPS Scholars
Mathematical & Physical Sciences (MPS) Scholars is designed to achieve equitable outcomes for all undergraduates who are interested in the mathematical and physical sciences.…
  • Undergraduate Students All Year Round (fall, spring, & summer)
Multicultural Community Center
A student-won, student-led space since 2007, the Multicultural Community Center strives to integrate student-driven and community oriented management, decision-making and visioning…
  • Student Support Services Undergraduate Students Graduate Students
Native American Student Development
UC Berkeley has long been known as a leading institution with outstanding opportunities and academic programs. Students who graduate from Berkeley belong to an elite group of…
  • Student Support Services Undergraduate Students Graduate Students
NIH Maximizing Access to Research Careers (MARC)
Stipend support for two years of research for rising juniors, with additional support for attending a scientific meeting for each year of the program.
  • Professional Development - Research Undergraduate Students All Year Round (fall, spring, & summer)
NSF Bridge to the Doctorate (B2D) - Cal NERDS
UC Berkeley’s NSF B2D Fellowship program is connected to the NSF LSAMP network of alliances. Through this program, the NSF seeks to continue its goal of increasing the number…
  • Professional Development - General Graduate Students
NSF LSAMP Pre-PhD Research Program - Cal NERDS
The Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation (LSAMP) is an NSF-funded program that has two primary goals:  1) to increase the retention and graduation of…
  • Professional Development - General Professional Development - Research Undergraduate Students
Office for Faculty Equity & Welfare (OFEW)
The Office for Faculty Equity & Welfare (OFEW) supports the full participation in academic careers for all academic (non-student) employees, through overseeing and promoting…
  • Professional Development - General Faculty
Office for Graduate Diversity (OGD)
The Office for Graduate Diversity (OGD) provides support services for prospective and continuing students on the Berkeley campus in an effort to maintain a more diverse graduate…
  • Student Support Services Undergraduate Students Graduate Students
Office of Undergraduate Research & Scholarships (OURS)
The Office of Undergraduate Research and Scholarships (OURS) is UC Berkeley’s hub for undergraduate research and prestigious scholarships. Established in 1997, OURS seeks to…
  • Professional Development - Research Undergraduate Students
Opto-Camp
Open to all undergraduate or recent graduates, Opto-Camp is a five-day virtual program that provides participants with opportunities to learn about the profession of optometry and…
  • Professional Development - General Undergraduate Students Summer
oSTEM
We are the UC Berkeley chapter of the national oSTEM organization. Our aim is to unite LGBTQ+ students studying STEM to foster a strong professional and social network and to…
  • Student Led Communities & Clubs Undergraduate Students
Pacific Islander Initiative
The Pacific Islander (PI) Initiative is a student-centered program started through student activism at the University of California, Berkeley. It exists to support folks of Pacific…
  • Student Support Services Undergraduate Students Graduate Students
Phi Sigma Rho-Female Engineering/STEM sorority
Close knit sorority of female engineers that operate on the core values of friendship, scholarship, and encouragement. Offers a community that boasts a powerful alumni network as…
  • Student Led Communities & Clubs Undergraduate Students
Physics R&D Machine Shop
The Physics R&D Machine Shop (M-shop) provides design, construction and maintenance of prototype research equipment to the Physics faculty, students, and postdocs. The…
  • Professional Development - General Undergraduate Students Graduate Students
Posse Scholars Program
Founded in 1989 by Deborah Bial, who thought of the idea of Posse after a student told her, “I would not have dropped out of college if I had had my posse with me.”…
  • Student Support Services Undergraduate Students
Pre-College Academy
The Pre-College Academy (PCA) is a six-week college preparatory summer program hosted by EAOP at the University of California, Berkeley.  For over 35 years PCA has provided…
  • College and Transfer Student Preparation Kindergarten through 12th grade
Pre-Engineering Program (PREP)
The Pre-Engineering Program (PREP) is a three week summer program offered to 60 incoming Berkeley Engineering students. Through PREP students will understand the rigors of Berkeley…
  • Professional Development - General College and Transfer Student Preparation Undergraduate Students
PREP@Berkeley Postbaccalaureate Training Program in Biosciences
This is a NIH-funded postbaccalaureate program for underrepresented groups - applicants must have graduated already and aim to go to Graduate school; the program provides a one…
  • Professional Development - Research Undergraduate Students All Year Round (fall, spring, & summer)
President’s Postdoctoral Fellowship Program (PPFP)
The University of California President’s Postdoctoral Fellowship Program was established in 1984 to encourage outstanding women and minority Ph.D. recipients to pursue…
  • Professional Development - General Graduate Students Post Docs
Professional Development for K-12
Our professional development offerings are designed and taught by the same people who have developed the most innovative science and math curricula and methods available today. We…
  • Campus Outreach & Public Enrichment Kindergarten through 12th grade
Public Service Center
The Public Service Center connects Berkeley faculty, community partners, and alumni with student leaders — through jobs, internships, and courses that support a more just and…
  • Professional Development - General Undergraduate Students Graduate Students
Puente
Its mission is to increase the number of educationally disadvantaged students who enroll in four-year colleges and universities, earn college degrees and return to the community as…
  • College and Transfer Student Preparation Kindergarten through 12th grade Community College
Python Bootcamps - Cal NERDS
Making coding accessible to diversity STEM undergrad and graduate students. Cal NERDS Python bootcamps provide access to coding to UC Berkeley diversity STEM undergraduate and…
  • Professional Development - General Undergraduate Students Graduate Students
Rausser College Honors Program
The Rausser College of Natural Resources Honors Program is designed to support undergraduate students interested in developing, executing, and evaluating a year-long independent…
  • Professional Development - Research Undergraduate Students
Rausser College Student Resource Center
The Rausser College Student Resource Center is a physical hub designed to foster academic, educational, and social activity and to provide a supportive environment for daily…
Re-entry Student Program
Coming to Berkeley later in life has clear benefits and complications. Because of this, the Re-entry Student Program provides resources and community for students who once deferred…
  • Student Support Services Undergraduate Students
ReNUWit Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) Program
ReNUWIt’s Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) Program engages undergraduate students in ReNUWIt faculty’s research labs (at UC Berkeley, Stanford University,…
  • Professional Development - Research Undergraduate Students
Research Exchange
For the first time, nine of the nation’s most prominent universities (UC Berkeley, Caltech, Stanford, UCLA, University of Michigan, Harvard University, University of Texas,…
  • Professional Development - Research Graduate Students Post Docs
Research University Alliance
The Research University Alliance (RUA) is made up of a nine-university partnership that includes Berkeley, Caltech, Georgia Tech, Harvard University, UC Los Angeles, University of…
  • Professional Development - General Professional Development - Research Professional Development - Mentoring Graduate Students Post Docs All Year Round (fall, spring, & summer)
Respect is Part of Research
Respect is Part of Research is a sexual harassment prevention workshop. Trained discussion facilitators lead their peers in small group discussions to eliminate the taboo…
  • Student Led Communities & Clubs Undergraduate Students Graduate Students
RISE - Undocumented Student Support
R.I.S.E. provides support services, leadership training, and promotes collective empowerment of undocumented students at U.C. Berkeley. RISE is a student run organization that…
  • Student Led Communities & Clubs Undergraduate Students
SACNAS Graduate Chapter
We are the graduate division of the official SACNAS chapter at the University of California, Berkeley. SACNAS fosters the success of Hispanic/Chicano and Native American scientists…
  • Student Led Communities & Clubs Graduate Students
Science at Cal
Science at Cal supports the advancement of the public’s understanding of science. We create opportunities for the UC Berkeley Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics…
  • Campus Outreach & Public Enrichment Kindergarten through 12th grade Undergraduate Students Teachers
Sky Deck
We support startups founded by UC Berkeley students, alumni, and faculty who are seeking to bring their scientific and technical discoveries to market, and commercialize…
  • Professional Development - General Undergraduate Students Graduate Students Faculty
Society of Physics Students (Berkeley Chapter) - Outreach
The annual Science Outreach Catalyst Kits, or SOCKs, contain exploratory physics and science activities specifically designed for SPS Chapters and collegiate physics departments to…
  • Campus Outreach & Public Enrichment Kindergarten through 12th grade Undergraduate Students
Society of Physics Students (SPS)
In all seriousness, the Society of Physics Students is a student run organization that serves to provide a community for physics majors and physics enthusiasts (i.e. being a…
  • Student Led Communities & Clubs Undergraduate Students
Society of Women Engineers - Engineering Day
Comprised of high schoolers and a group of dedicated mentors, we aspire to help foster a nurturing environment for high school females to learn and explore their interests in…
  • Campus Outreach & Public Enrichment Kindergarten through 12th grade
Society of Women Engineers—Mini-University
Mini-University is a free one-day event on March 15th designed to encourage underserved bay-area 9th-11th grade students to pursue careers in STEM and is open to all genders. As a…
  • Campus Outreach & Public Enrichment Kindergarten through 12th grade
South Asian, Southwest Asian, and North African (SSWANA) Initiative
The SSWANA Initiative seeks to provide personalized access to resources on campus, accessible programming, promote cross-cultural community building, and advocate for social…
  • Student Support Services Undergraduate Students Graduate Students All Year Round (fall, spring, & summer) Paid Opportunity
Space Sciences Laboratory (SSL)
We are committed to sustaining a vibrant, diverse, inclusive, and supported undergraduate community at SSL. Undergraduate student opportunities at SSL usually offer academic…
  • Campus Outreach & Public Enrichment Kindergarten through 12th grade Teachers
Space Technologies and Rocketry (STAR)
STAR is UC Berkeley’s competitive high-power rocketry team. Founded in Fall 2015, STAR is comprised of a medley of audacious and wildly curious students with a burning…
  • Student Led Communities & Clubs Undergraduate Students
SPECTRUM – Autism at Cal
Our mission is to foster understanding and create a welcoming and safe community for all those on the Autism spectrum. We host a variety of volunteering, mentoring, and fundraising…
  • Student Led Communities & Clubs Undergraduate Students
Sponsored Projects for Undergraduate Research (SPUR)
The Sponsored Projects for Undergraduate Research (SPUR) program encourages faculty and undergraduate students in the Rausser College of Natural Resources to collaborate on…
  • Professional Development - Research Undergraduate Students
STEM Excellence through Equity and Diversity (SEED) Scholars
The STEM Excellence through Equity & Diversity (SEED) Scholars program is an honors program focused on supporting and inspiring undergraduates majoring in all areas of science,…
  • Student Support Services Undergraduate Students
STEM FYI
Program for 1st-year historically underrepresented STEM scholars. Scholars will attend monthly gatherings with continuing graduate students eager to share their advice and…
  • Professional Development - General Graduate Students
Student Environmental Resource Center (SERC)
The Student Environmental Resource Center (SERC) cultivates a collaborative space to strengthen the collective effectiveness of the sustainability community, and provides resources…
Student Learning Center (SLC)
Our mission at the Student Learning Center is to support a global community of learners as they navigate the cultural expectations and academic rigor of UC Berkeley. Through…
  • Student Support Services Undergraduate Students
Student Opportunity Fund (SOF)
Purpose: The SOF is designed to provide support for events/activities, both co-curricular and educational, for Cal students.—SOF supports programs that foster a greater sense…
  • Professional Development - General Undergraduate Students Graduate Students
Student Parent Center
The Student Parent Center is committed to the holistic support and success of a highly motivated population of undergraduate and graduate students who are engaged scholars, as well…
  • Student Support Services Undergraduate Students Graduate Students
Study Abroad
Berkeley Study Abroad (BSA) offers a broad spectrum of opportunities for students to gain first-hand experience living among other cultures while progressing toward their degrees…
  • Professional Development - General Undergraduate Students Graduate Students
Suitcase Clinic
The Suitcase Clinic is a humanitarian student organization and volunteer community that offers free health and social services to underserved populations. Structured around the…
  • Student Led Communities & Clubs Undergraduate Students
Summer Preparatory Seminar
The Summer Preparatory Seminar is a week-long program intended to prepare students for the transition to graduate-level studies and to life at Berkeley. The seminars focus on…
  • Student Support Services Graduate Students
Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF)
In addition to receiving funding, summer fellows from all five programs will be assigned to a research cluster, which will meet regularly throughout the summer. In the cluster you…
  • Professional Development - Research Undergraduate Students
Sutardja Center for Entrepreneurship & Technology (SCET)
The Sutardja Center for Entrepreneurship & Technology is the premiere institution on the UC Berkeley campus for the study and practice of “technology-centric”…
  • Professional Development - General Undergraduate Students Graduate Students
The Center for Access to Engineering Excellence (CAEE)
The Center for Access to Engineering Excellence (CAEE) is a program within Engineering Student Services (ESS). The CAEE is a resource hub for all students, namely targeting…
  • Student Support Services Undergraduate Students Academic Year (fall & spring) All Year Round (fall, spring, & summer) Fall Spring Summer
The Graduate Assembly (GA)
The mission of the Graduate Assembly is to improve the lives of University of California, Berkeley graduate students and to foster a vibrant, inclusive graduate student…
  • Professional Development - General Graduate Students
The NanoLab / Berkeley High School Intern Program
The Berkeley Microlab initiated a High School Intern Program in the summer of 2001. This informal program has sponsored 30 students to date in a 7 week intensive summer research…
  • College and Transfer Student Preparation Kindergarten through 12th grade
Transfer Alliance Project (TAP)
A highly successful academic advising and enrichment program serving more than 1,000 underserved students at 45 California community colleges. Participants receive support services…
  • College and Transfer Student Preparation Undergraduate Students Community College All Year Round (fall, spring, & summer)
Transfer Pre-Engineering Program (T-PREP)
Berkeley Engineering’s Transfer Pre-Engineering Program (T-PREP) is an eighteen-day summer program offered to incoming Berkeley Engineering transfer students. The transition…
  • College and Transfer Student Preparation Undergraduate Students Community College
Transfer Student Center
The Transfer Student Center provides services to assist students who transfer to Cal from other colleges and universities with navigating the academic and cultural landscape of…
  • Student Support Services Undergraduate Students
Transfer-to-Excellence Summer Research Program (TTE REU)
The Transfer-to-Excellence (TTE) Summer Research Program is a competitive summer internship for California community college students. This is a residential program consisting of…
  • Professional Development - Research College and Transfer Student Preparation Community College Summer
TRIO Student Support Services (SSS)
Student Support Services (SSS) is a federally funded TRIO program serving first-generation, low-income, and disabled students. We are one of four Transfer Student Programs in the…
  • Student Support Services Undergraduate Students
UC LEADS Research & Leadership Program - Cal NERDS
University of California Leadership Excellence through Advanced DegreeS (UC LEADS) program is part of the UC Office of the President's efforts to increase the number of…
  • Professional Development - Research Undergraduate Students
Unconscious Bias Project at Berkeley
The Unconscious Bias Project is a group of scientists, tech workers, and artists working together to promote diversity in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)…
  • Student Led Communities & Clubs Undergraduate Students Graduate Students Faculty Staff
Undergraduate Lab at Berkeley for Physics and Astronomy
The Undergraduate Lab at Berkeley, Physics & Astronomy Division is a DeCal that aims to make the transition into undergraduate research as seamless as possible. We believe that…
Undergraduate Laboratory at Berkeley
ULAB proposes to create an undergraduate “research lab” to gently introduce new students to research at Berkeley as well as provide a social/mentoring experience for…
  • Professional Development - Research Undergraduate Students
Undergraduate Research Apprentice Program (URAP)
The Undergraduate Research Apprentice Program (URAP) is designed to involve Berkeley undergraduates more deeply in the research life of the University. The program provides…
  • Professional Development - Research Undergraduate Students
Undocumented Student Program (USP)
UC Berkeley’s Undocumented Student Program (USP) — a component of the Centers for Educational Equity and Excellence — provides guidance and support to…
  • Student Support Services Undergraduate Students Graduate Students All Year Round (fall, spring, & summer)
University-Community Links (UC Links)
The UC Links Mission: UC Links is a network of university and community partners, working together to develop innovative after-school programs. UC Links sites bring underserved…
  • Campus Outreach & Public Enrichment Kindergarten through 12th grade Undergraduate Students
Upward Bound (UB)
Upward Bound (UB) is a federally funded educational program for low-income (as defined by federal income guidelines) and/or first-generation to- college students. The Upward Bound…
  • College and Transfer Student Preparation Kindergarten through 12th grade
UROC - Underrepresented Researchers of Color
They serve as a pipeline to increase representation of marginalized students in research programs and grad schools, and seek to build a community of researchers of color. As…
  • Professional Development - Research Undergraduate Students
Visiting Scholars Summer Research Program – Cal NERDS
This eight week program provides opportunities for Cal NERDS scholars to do STEM faculty mentored research off-campus and also to have a few non-UC Berkeley visiting undergraduates…
  • Professional Development - Research Undergraduate Students
Women in Animation Berkeley Chapter
The Berkeley chapter of the global non-profit, Women in Animation, will strive to encourage the advancement of underrepresented groups, particularly women, in the field of…
  • Student Led Communities & Clubs Undergraduate Students
Women in Chemistry Initiative (WICI)
WICI, a non-profit organization founded in 2015, serves as an inclusive social and professional network of graduate and postdoctoral students of all genders and experiences. Our…
  • Student Led Communities & Clubs Graduate Students Post Docs
Women in Computing and Data Science
Women in Computing and Data Science help female and non-binary students at UC Berkeley improve their technical skills and receive mentorship and networking opportunities from…
  • Professional Development - General Student Led Communities & Clubs Undergraduate Students Fall Spring
XR@B – Extended Reality Club
Extended Reality at Berkeley is a student group dedicated to bringing virtual and augmented reality to the campus community. Our club provides students with access to virtual…
  • Student Led Communities & Clubs Undergraduate Students