UC Berkeley Quick Facts

Fall 2019 Enrollment

Undergraduate

Graduate

Total

Female

16,672

4,966

21,638

Male

14,279

5,907

20,186

Decline to State

397

983

1,380

Total

31,348

11,856

43,204

Undergraduate

Graduate

Total

Asian

12,442

2,150

14,592

White

7,509

3,901

11,410

Chicano/Latino

4,861

994

5,855

African American

1,084

472

1,556

Native American/Alaska Native

138

67

205

Pacific Islander

55

14

69

Decline to State

1,389

857

2,246

International

3,870

3,401

7,271

Total

31,348

11,856

43,204

For more detail, see Fall Enrollment Data (New Students), Enrollment Demographic Trends, and Enrollment Data Since 1869.  Fall enrollment data consists of UC Berkeley's student census, which is collected immediately after the 5th Friday of instruction each Fall semester and reported to UC's Office of the President.

2018-19 Degree Recipients

Degree Recipients

Bachelor

8,506

Masters/Professional

3,631

Doctoral

877

This table shows degree recipients, excluding any rescinded degrees, for the 2018-19 academic year:  Summer 2018, Fall 2018, and Spring 2019.  For more detail, see Degrees Recipients by Major and Demographics.

Undergraduate One-Year Retention Rate

Fall 2017 Entering Cohort

Fall 2017 Entrants Returning in Fall 2018

Freshman Entrants 97%
Transfer Entrants 94%

One-year retention counts students who are enrolled (or, in very rare cases, have already graduated) in the semester that is one year after they first entered the university.

Undergraduate Graduation Rates

Fall 2012

Entering Cohort

% Graduated

Within 4 Years

% Graduated

Within 4.5 Years

% Graduated

Within 5 Years

% Graduated

Within 6 Years

Freshman Entrants

74%

83%

89%

91%

Fall 2014

Entering Cohort

% Graduated

Within 2 Years

% Graduated

Within 2.5 Years

% Graduated

Within 3 Years

% Graduated

Within 4 Years

Transfer Entrants

59%

76%

87%

92%

For more detail on combined Fall and Spring entrants, see the Undergraduate Graduation Rates dashboard.  Graduation timeframes are elapsed time, not enrolled time; Spring and Summer graduations are grouped together in this data.

2019-20 Undergraduate Admissions

Applied

Admitted

Statement of

Intent to Register

Freshman Applicants

87,399

14,608

6,538

Transfer Applicants

19,054

4,799

2,884

Total

106,453

19,407

9,422

This data represents final Fall+Spring totals at the end of each annual undergraduate admissions cycle.  It may therefore differ slightly from other numbers published earlier in the year.