Public school in California with 30,800 total undergraduate students

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Cost & scholarships

Your estimated net cost
$ ? / year
In-state
$36,084
Out-of-state
$65,838

Average net cost after aid

Income
Average net cost
$0–30,000
$8,043

$30,001–48,000
$9,740

$48,001–75,000
$13,750

$75,001–110,000
$20,774

Over $110,000
$31,177

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Admissions

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Admissions stats

Applicants & acceptance rate

Overall acceptance rate
15%
Women
16%

Men
12%

Total number of applicants
89,607
Women: 51%
Men: 49%

Accepted students who attend

Yield rate - overall
45%

Application requirements

Accepts Common App
No

Considers class rank
No

Recommendation letters
Recommended

TOEFL Policy (International Applicants)
Recommended

SAT/ACT Testing policy
Required

Which tests students typically submit

SAT: 79%
ACT: 50%
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Students

Enrolled student statistics

Enrolled students

First-year students (full-time)
5,980
Admission policy
Co-ed
Enrolled women:
55%
Enrolled men:
45%
6-year graduation rate
91%
20%
40%
60%
80%
100%
4 years
6 years
Retention rate
97%

Student diversity

Very diverse
International students
13%
Race & ethnicity diversity among domestic students
Asian and Pacific Islander: 39%
Black: 2%
Hispanic: 18%
Native American: 0%
Other: 11%
White: 29%

Academics

Student faculty ratio
20:1
Calendar system
Semester

Special academic offering

Study abroad

Credit for AP exams

Offers graduate degree

Academic and career counseling

Majors and Careers

Special focus
None

Has medical school
No

Housing

Commuter College
No

On campus housing
Yes

Sports

D1 Football
Yes

Football conference
Pacific-12 Conference

D1 Basketball
Yes

Basketball conference
Pacific-12 Conference

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Location

200 California Hall
Berkeley, CA 94720
Campus Setting
Urban

Region
Far West

Campus culture

Religious Affilliation
None

HBCU
No

Contact information

(510) 642-6000
200 California Hall
Berkeley, CA 94720