UC Berkeley Quick Facts

Fall 2020 Enrollment

Undergraduate

Graduate

Total

Female

16,499

5,365

21,864

Male

14,069

6,102

20,171

Nonbinary

3

18

21

Decline to State

228

63

291

Total

30,799

11,548

42,347

Undergraduate

Graduate

Total

Asian

12,159

2,389

14,548

White

6,738

3,957

10,695

Chicanx/Latinx

5,519

1,068

6,587

African American/Black

1,158

548

1,706

Native American/Alaska Native

128

77

205

Pacific Islander

60

6

66

Decline to State

1,309

569

1,878

International

3,728

2,934

6,662

Total

30,799

11,548

42,347

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.

2019-20 Degree Recipients

Degree Recipients

Bachelor

8,842

Masters/Professional

3,663

Doctoral

807

This table shows degree recipients, excluding any rescinded degrees, for the 2019-20 academic year:  Summer 2019, Fall 2019, and Spring 2020.  For more detail, see Degrees Recipients by Major and Demographics.

Undergraduate One-Year Retention Rate

Fall 2018 Entering Cohort

Fall 2018 Entrants Returning in Fall 2019

Freshman Entrants 97%
Transfer Entrants 95%

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 2013

Entering Cohort

% Graduated

Within 4 Years

% Graduated

Within 4.5 Years

% Graduated

Within 5 Years

% Graduated

Within 6 Years

Freshman Entrants

76%

84%

89%

92%

Fall 2015

Entering Cohort

% Graduated

Within 2 Years

% Graduated

Within 2.5 Years

% Graduated

Within 3 Years

% Graduated

Within 4 Years

Transfer Entrants

61%

77%

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.

2020-21 Undergraduate Admissions

Applied

Admitted

Statement of

Intent to Register

Freshman Applicants

88,067

15,405

6,180

Transfer Applicants

20,409

4,736

2,831

Total

108,476

20,141

9,011

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.