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COLLEGE PROFILE

University of California, Berkeley

Berkeley, CA

TUITION AND EXPENSES

Cost of AttendanceIn-state: $33,320
Out-of-state: $56,198
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $12,864
Out-of-state: $35,742
Room and Board
$15,180
Books and Supplies
$1,226
Other Expenses
$4,050
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 March 31
Methodology for Awarding
Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms RequiredCost to File
FAFSA
Code is 001312
Free

PROFILE OF 2011-12 FINANCIAL AID

Freshmen
Financial Aid Applicants3,834 (92.9%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need2,702 (70.5%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid2,702 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met1,181 (43.7%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met79%
Average Award$21,767
Need-Based Gift
Received by 2,525 (93.4%) of aid recipients, average amount $18,384
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 2,184 (80.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,314
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 593 (21.9%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift111 (2.7%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $2,756
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants17,116 (68.4%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need14,201 (56.8%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid14,201 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met5,211 (36.7%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met81%
Average Award$20,242
Need-Based Gift
Received by 13,150 (92.6%) of aid recipients, average amount $16,629
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 12,017 (84.6%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,366
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 1,826 (12.9%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift325 (1.3%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $2,476
Borrowing
2012 Graduates Who
Took Out Loans
40%
Average Indebtedness of
2012 Graduates
$17,964
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 2018 Profile of Students on COLLEGEdata
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  GPA SAT ACT
UW W M CR W  
Average 3.76 4.18 686 648 665 30
Low 2.00 2.18 300 247 310 16
High 4.00 5.00 800 800 800 36
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Annual Survey of Colleges 2013, copyright © 2013 The College Board. All rights reserved.
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