Where to Start

If you are considering applying to Berkeley for graduate school, we highly recommend that our Preparing Your Application for Graduate School webpage. It can help you answer the questions: What is Graduate School?, Is Graduate School for Me?, and How Do I Choose a School? It also provides a timeline for applying to graduate school and detailed information on graduate school testing, the statement of purpose, letters of recommendation, and financial aid.

Preparing Your Application for Graduate School

Our AIGP Director Patrick Naranjo travels throughout the country to meet with potential graduate students. Most outreach visits are made in the Fall. Contact AIGP to find out when someone from UC Berkeley might be visiting your area, or to plan a visit to Cal.