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COLLEGE PROFILE

University of California, Berkeley

Berkeley, CA

TUITION AND EXPENSES

Cost of AttendanceIn-state: $35,365
Out-of-state: $60,073
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $13,431
Out-of-state: $38,139
Room and Board
$15,562
Books and Supplies
$1,240
Other Expenses
$5,132
Payment PlansInstallment plan

APPLYING FOR FINANCIAL AID

Financial Aid Office
E-mailfao_ugr@uclink4.berkeley.edu
Web SiteFinancial Aid Web Site
Net Price Calculator URL Net Price Calculator URL
Application Process
Application DeadlinePriority deadline March 2
Final deadline March 2
Award NotificationOn or about April 15
Methodology for Awarding
Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms RequiredCost to File
FAFSA
Code is 001312
Free

PROFILE OF 2014-15 FINANCIAL AID

Freshmen
Financial Aid Applicants4,018 (74.0%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need2,736 (68.1%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid2,736 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met2,014 (73.6%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met89%
Average Award$26,871
Need-Based Gift
Received by 2,713 (99.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $26,442
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 2,501 (91.4%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,085
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 115 (4.2%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift129 (2.4%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $5,596
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants16,463 (62.5%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need13,511 (51.3%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid13,473 (99.7%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met10,556 (78.3%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met85%
Average Award$23,345
Need-Based Gift
Received by 13,358 (99.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $22,135
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 12,230 (90.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,416
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 668 (5.0%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift500 (1.9%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $5,925
Borrowing
2014 Graduates Who
Took Out Loans
39%
Average Indebtedness of
2014 Graduates
$17,584
Parents Borrowing PLUS Loans 
Parents of Students
Receiving Aid
Not reported
Parents of Students Not
Receiving Aid
Not reported

FINANCIAL AID PROGRAMS

Loans
Federal LoansDirect subsidized Stafford loans, direct unsubsidized Stafford loans, direct PLUS loans, Federal Perkins loans
State Loans 
Other Loans 
Scholarships and Grants
Need-Based AvailableFederal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships
Non-Need–Based AvailableAcademic scholarships, Athletic scholarships, Leadership scholarships
Non-Need Awards
Academic Interest/Achievement
Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
Not reported
Creative Arts/Performance
Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
Not reported
Special Achievements/Activities
Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
Not reported
Special Characteristics
Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
Not reported
Employment
Work-Study ProgramsFederal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from
On-Campus Employment
Not reported
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CLASS OF 2020 Profile of Students on COLLEGEdata
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  GPA SAT ACT
UW W M CR W  
Average 3.74 4.16 688 661 668 31
Low 1.85 1.85 360 206 370 14
High 4.00 5.00 800 800 800 36
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A portion of the College Profile data is provided under license by:
Annual Survey of Colleges 2015, copyright © 2015 The College Board. All rights reserved.
Peterson's Undergraduate and Undergraduate Financial Aid Databases,
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