University of California, Berkeley
#6 Overall Influence#29 Desirability Rank

University of California, Berkeley

Public research university in Berkeley, California, United States

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The University of California, Berkeley is a public land-grant research university in Berkeley, California. Established in 1868 as the University of California, it is the state's first land-grant university and the first campus of the University of California system. Its fourteen colleges and schools offer over 350 degree programs and enroll 31,000 undergraduate and 12,000 graduate students. Berkeley is ranked among the world's top universities by major educational publications.

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

88,062

Acceptance

17%

Graduation Rate

91%

Median SAT Score

1430

Median ACT Score

33

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$11,442

Fees (in-state)

$2,811

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$79,000

Employed

87%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

42K

Under-Grads

32K

Graduates

11K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

200 California Hall, Berkeley CA 94720

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

44 per 100k

Violent Crime

5 per 100k

Influential People

Who are University of California, Berkeley's Most influential alumni?

University of California, Berkeley's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of . University of California, Berkeley’s most academically influential people include Thomas Cech, William Lawvere, and Saul Perlmutter.

Thomas Cech
Thomas Cech

American chemist

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William Lawvere
William Lawvere

American mathematician

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Saul Perlmutter
Saul Perlmutter

American astrophysicist and Nobel laureate

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Béla H. Bánáthy
Béla H. Bánáthy

Hungarian linguist and systems scientist

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Charles P. Thacker
Charles P. Thacker

American computer pioneer

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Daniel J. Bernstein
Daniel J. Bernstein

American mathematician, cryptologist and programmer

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Umesh Vazirani

Indian theoretical computer scientist

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Randall Collins
Randall Collins

American sociologist

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Tom M. Apostol

American mathematician

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John Warwick Montgomery

Lawyer, theologian and author

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Travis Hirschi
Travis Hirschi

American sociologist and criminologist

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Anthony Boucher
Anthony Boucher

Editor, novelist, short story writer

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