Learn more about campus resources that aid student families in the search for affordable housing, child care, health insurance, and more.
|Assistance||Eligibility||Award Amounts||How to Apply||Deadline||Notification|
|Registered student with spouse or partner with or without children; single parents with children.||Monthly rents vary; Information is available online.||University of California, Family Student Housing, 2610 Channing Way, Berkeley, CA 94720-2272.||As soon as possible; do not wait for admission to apply.||Depends on date of application and desired facility.|
Childhood Education Program
||One parent must be a registered student. Priority given to low-income families with ‘child care need' for children twelve months to five years old.||Sliding scale fees ($0-19.20 per day). Two hours per week of parent participation requested.||University of California, Early Childhood Education Program, 2339 Haste Street, Berkeley, CA 94720-7416.||Priority May 31 for fall; by mid-November for spring. Applications accepted at any time.||July/early August for fall; December for spring.|
||Registered graduate student parents (single, married, or registered domestic partners) who live with dependent children and demonstrate financial need.||Up to $8,000 per academic year, ($4,000 per academic term) funding permitting.||Download application form here. Submit completed form to the Fellowships Office in 318 Sproul Hall.||July 8, 2013||July - August|
Berkeley Parents Network
A parent-to-parent email network for the community of parents in the Berkeley area.
Graduate and Professional Student Financial Aid
The UC Berkeley Parent Grant offers funding to low income graduate students who have dependent children living with them.
A reference guide for new Berkeley Students with a section for students with children.
Transfer, Re-entry, and Student Parent Center
The center provides programs and services in support of transfer, re-entry, and student parents.
University Health Services
Information on health insurance for dependents of students.
Last Updated: April 26, 2013 11:40 AM