Meet our students

Nothing beats hearing why Berkeley graduate students decided to choose Berkeley. Their journeys to Berkeley and experiences with our programs inspire you.

UC Berkeley Receives Prestigious Alfred P. Sloan Grant to Transform STEM Doctoral Programs

January 19, 2024

On January 11, we received the good news that UC Berkeley has been awarded a prestigious Alfred P. Sloan grant to host a Sloan Center for Systemic Change. 

Berkeley was literally the “pie in the sky,” my dream school

September 20, 2023

My name is Monica, and I joined the doctoral program in Social Welfare at Berkeley because I want to make lasting change for families, specifically families of color who are experiencing poverty.

Berkeley faculty support graduate students like me

September 20, 2023

My name is Tsegereda Esatu, and I’m a Ph.D. candidate at UC Berkeley. I’d love to tell you how the Berkeley community has supported me in my drive for excellence.

Finding community amongst world-class researchers

March 22, 2023

My name is Ali, and I’m a 4th year PhD student in Science and Math Education, and I thought you might want to hear directly from a student what it’s like to study at UC Berkeley.

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Berkeley is a Fulbright Top Producing Institution — Meet Two Recipients

March 21, 2023

For decades, The Fulbright Program(opens in a new tab) has offered students the opportunity to research and teach a variety of new and exciting topics while fostering international diplomacy and absorbing a broad array of cultures.