Cal Berkeley

Women's WCLA Contact: Eileen Johnson
Profile
Size
10 / 10
30,574 Undergrads / 41,891 Students
Cost
5 / 10
$18,178 Net Price
Selectivity
10 / 10
17% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    WCLA Div. 1

  • College Type

    4-year, Public

  • Campus Type

    City: Medium

Student Body
Gender
  • Male
  • Female
Enrollment
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
Geography
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
Ethnicity
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
18 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
97%
Overall Graduation Rate
91%
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
76% / 91%
Calendar System
Semester
Religious Affiliation
None
Housing
On campus housing is provided and is not required for incoming freshman

Other includes American Indian, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, two or more races and unknown race / ethnicity.

Team Road Trips

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Location
200 California Hall, Berkeley, CA, 94720, Berkeley, CA, 94720 See Directions
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Where Grads Live
  • San Francisco Bay Area
  • Greater Los Angeles Area
  • Greater New York City Area
  • Greater San Diego Area
  • Sacramento California Area
  • Orange County California Area
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • Greater Seattle Area
  • Greater Boston Area
  • Portland Oregon Area
  • United Kingdom
  • Greater Chicago Area
  • Brazil
  • Greater Denver Area
  • France
Where Grads Work
  • Google
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • UCSF
  • Oracle
  • Apple
  • Wells Fargo
  • Genentech
  • Stanford University
  • Cisco
  • Intel Corporation
  • Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
  • Microsoft
  • IBM
  • Hewlett-Packard
  • UCLA
What Grads Do
  • Education
  • Research
  • Engineering
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Media and Communication
  • Operations
  • Consulting
  • Information Technology
  • Sales
  • Program and Project Management
  • Finance
  • Legal
  • Marketing
  • Healthcare Services
  • Arts and Design
Data from
Niche Grades
Overall Experience
Student Life
Professor Rating
Academics
Test Scores
SAT
Critical Reading
620 - 750
Math
630 - 760
Total
1330 - 1530
ACT
English
29 - 35
Math
28 - 35
Composite
30 - 34

This range represents the middle half of incoming freshman from the 25th to 75th percentile. The writing component is now optional and no longer reported. Historical writing ranges: 620 - 750 for SAT

GPA
SAT Math
SAT Reading
ACT

This distribution represents incoming freshman test scores and GPA on 4.0 scale.

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Admissions
 
Total
Male
Female
Applicants 85,044 41,597 43,447
% Admitted 17% 15% 19%
% Admits That Enroll 44% 47% 42%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.87
  • Accepted
  • Denied
  • Applied
  • Waitlisted
  • Admission Considerations
     
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    Recommended Rec.
    High School GPA
    High School Rank
    High School Transcript
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    Recommendations
    Demonstrate Competencies
    Admission Test Scores
    Other Tests (Wonderlic, etc.)
    TOEFL (English proficiency)
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    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

    Social Sciences (19%)
    Engineering (12%)
    Biological & Biomedical Sciences (10%)
    Interdisciplinary Studies (7%)
    Computer & Information Sciences (6%)
    Business (5%)
    Mathematics & Statistics (5%)
    English Language & Literature (4%)
    Psychology (4%)
    Natural Resources & Conservation (4%)
    Visual & Performing Arts (3%)
    Communication & Journalism (3%)
    Health Professions (3%)
    Physical Sciences (3%)
    Legal Professions (2%)
    Architecture (2%)
    History (2%)
    Foreign Languages (2%)
    Ethnic, Cultural & Gender Studies (2%)
    Philosophy & Religious Studies (1%)
    Public Admin. & Social Services (1%)
    Liberal Arts & Sciences
    Athlete graduation rate
    Financial
    Net Price

    Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.

    $18,178

    Average net price by income for incoming freshman receiving financial aid.

    Net price for students paying in-state tuition rate (public institutions).

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    Sticker Price

    Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

     
    In-state
    Out-of-state
    On Campus
    Tuition & Fees$14,170 $40,191
    Books & Supplies$891 $891
    Cost of Living$17,549 $17,549
    Personal Expenses$4,379 $4,379
     
    Sticker Price$36,989 $63,051

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    60% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

     
    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship48%$18,319
    Federal Grants20%$5,298
    Pell Grants19%$4,759
    Other Federal11%$1,128
    State & Local Grants26%$10,717
    Institutional Grants47%$10,677
     
    Student Loans21%$6,237
    Federal Loans21%$4,802
    Other Loans2%$22,649

    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

     
    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Endowment
    Financial Assets $1.91 Billion $45,594

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.

    Debt

    Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $13,200.

    Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

     
    Total Principal
    Monthly Payment
    10 Year Repayment $12,643 $140

    Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

    3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 2.2%

    Avg. rate for colleges with lacrosse is 5.1%.

    Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 7,095 students.

    Salary

    Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $64,700

    Earnings of former students working by percentile.

    Earnings of former students who received federal financial aid. Figures shown are median.

    Payback

    How long until this college investment pays off: 3.62 years.

    Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 76% of students graduate on time.

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    Campus Safety
     
    On Campus
    In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
    Criminal Offenses
    Murder - -
    Negligent Manslaughter - -
    Rape 20 13
    Fondling 20 7
    Incest - -
    Statutory Rape - -
    Robbery 16 1
    Aggravated Assault 17 1
    Burglary 38 9
    Motor Vehicle Theft 21 -
    Arson 4 1

    In Residence Halls are a subset of On Campus statistics. Murder includes non-negligent manslaughter.

    The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here. Statistics represent 3-year average data.

    Data from The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.

    Carnegie Classifications
    Category
    Classification
    Basic ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Highest Research Activity
    Undergrad InstructionArts & sciences plus professions, high graduate coexistence
    Graduate InstructionResearch Doctoral: Comprehensive programs, no medical/veterinary school
    Enrollment ProfileMajority undergraduate
    Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, more selective, higher transfer-in
    Size and SettingFour-year, large, primarily residential

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