The University of California, Berkeley is a top-ranked public research university in the United States. The University of California was founded in 1868 with a goal to “contribute even more than California’s gold to the glory and happiness of advancing generations.” Berkeley is a place where minds from all walks of life come together to explore, ask questions and improve the world. In regards to admissions, UC Berkeley reviews students using a Holistic Review process. This means that they not only look at academic factors but also non-academic factors.
Requirement 1-Meet the A-G subject course requirements
Requirement 2-Have a 3.0 GPA in A-G courses taken in the 10th and 11th-grade years. (3.4 GPA for non-residents)
Requirement 3-Take either the SAT reasoning exam or the ACT