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Applicant Status At University of California - Berkeley

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Admissions Statistics

Overall Admissions Statistics
Total Applicants:61,717
Male Applicants:30,715
Female Applicants:31,002
Total Acceptances:11,108
Male Acceptances:5,233
Female Acceptances:5,875
Acceptance Rate:18%
Yield: ? 37%
Contact Admissions
Phone:(510) 642-3175
Application Information
Open Admissions:No
Common Application:No
Application Fee:$70
Application Web Site:
Dates To Know Deadline Notification
Regular Decision November 30 March 31
Must-Reply-By May 1
RequiredRecommendedNeither Required
Nor Recommended
HS Rank
HS Transcript
College Prep Courses
Freshmen Enrollment Statistics
Total Freshmen Enrollment:4,162
Full-Time Male Enrollment:2,022
Full-Time Female Enrollment:2,105
Part-Time Male Enrollment:14
Part-Time Female Enrollment:21
Waitlist Statistics
Applicants Placed: ? Not Reported
Applicants Accepting: ? Not Reported
Students Enrolled: ? Not Reported
Transfer Statistics
Applications Received:12,371
Applicants Accepted:3,232
Students Enrolled:2,012

Standardized Tests Statistics

Standardized Test Scores Critical Reading Math Writing Composite (out of)
SAT (25th - 75th Percentile) 590 - 720 630 - 770 620 - 750 1840 - 2240 (2400)
ACT (25th - 75th Percentile) 26 - 34 27 - 34 Not Reported 27 - 33 (36)
General Statistics
Top 10% of HS Class:98%
SAT/ACT Required:Either
Students Submitting SAT:91%
Students Submitting ACT:40%
SAT Subject Test Requirements
Not Reported

Facts & Statistics

Things I Wish I Knew Before Coming To School
  • Finding an affordable apartment is a year-long commitment.
  • Get on a small meal plan.
  • Get to know your professors for recommendations later.
  • How big some classes are.
  • IKEA is just 10 minutes away.
  • Professors care less about you than you do about them.
  • You don't have to choose a major until the end of sophomore year.
  • Your ID photo stays with you all four years.
Interviews & Information Sessions
There are no interviews conducted for prospective students. To schedule a group information session or tour, call (510) 642-5215 from 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
Campus Tours
Free 90-minute campus tours are held daily, seven days a week. Trained student guides who are knowledgeable about the Berkeley campus and student life at Cal lead these walking tours. You do not need to make a reservation if your party is fewer than ten people. Tours begin at 10 a.m., Monday through Friday, and depart from the Visitor Center at 101 University Hall, located at the corner of University Avenue and Oxford Street. These Monday through Friday tours are also followed by a 30-minute admissions presentation for prospective freshmen who have not yet applied to the University. Saturday and Sunday tours begin from the Campanile in the center of campus; Saturday tours begin at 10 a.m.; Sunday tours begin at 1 p.m
Virtual Tour of Campus
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