Applying to Graduate School

Are you considering Berkeley for your graduate studies? We offer more than 100 programs for masters, professional and doctoral students pursuing their dreams.

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Our Programs

Browse our program list and find your match!

With more than 120 graduate programs representing the breadth and depth of UC Berkeley’s interdisciplinary scholarship, there’s a program that’s right for you.

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Current Students

We're here to help you locate campus resources and get you the help you need. Browse our resource list or set up an appointment for one-on-one assistance.

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Our Students

Brilliant graduate students are a critical part of Berkeley’s identity.

In this video, see how Chancellor’s Fellow Kendall Calhoun Ph.D. ’23 connects with faculty and undergraduates, conducting field research with the goal of creating more resilient habitats and ecosystems. Like many outstanding Berkeley graduate students, his work helps to drive research excellence and inspires undergraduates, opening their minds to greater possibilities.

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Professional Development

We've helped countless graduate and professional students prepare for careers they never considered

Career preparation only starts in the classroom. We’re here to help you explore career paths and purse the profession that matches your interests and strength. Explore our workshops, or set up a one-on-one consultation today.

Graduate Professional Development

News & Upcoming Events

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Supporting an inclusive learning environment

September 30, 2022

Dear Graduate Student Community, We are now in week 7 and I am still fueled by the smiling faces I saw at Grad-stravaganza in August. These opportunities to connect with…

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Understanding disability accommodations at Berkeley for grad students

September 27, 2022

Let’s start off with the data. The Disabled Students’ Program (DSP) serves over 5,000 students, approximately 11% of the students enrolled at UC Berkeley.  Nearly 15% of DSP students (755…

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Staying Connected: Latinx students celebrate their heritage through community

September 22, 2022

Latinx Heritage Month (observed September 15-October 15) signifies a time to recognize, honor, and celebrate the resilience, contributions, and cultures of Latinx, Chicanx, and all Latinx-identified folx from America and…

Disabled Students are always welcome at Cal Performances

September 19, 2022

  Cal Performances, the world class performing arts presenter at Berkeley, strives to provide a welcoming and safe environment for all people with disabilities. Accommodations ranging from assistive listening devices…

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Questions Answered for Disabled Students about Job Hunting

September 19, 2022

Kicker: Hear from Ricardo Flores from the Career Center about job hunting with a disability Navigating grad school with a disability can be disheartening. Sometimes it seems like everything is…

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