UC Berkeley Quick Facts

Fall 2021 Enrollment

Undergraduate

Graduate

Total

Female

17,226

6,312

23,538

Male

14,321

6,762

21,083

Nonbinary

104

44

148

Decline to State

163

125

288

Total

31,814

13,243

45,057

Undergraduate

Graduate

Total

Asian

12,504

2,715

15,219

White

6,590

4,046

10,636

Chicanx/Latinx

6,022

1,257

7,279

African American/Black

1,212

636

1,848

Native American/Alaska Native

137

74

211

Pacific Islander

69

14

83

Decline to State

1,288

601

1,889

International

3,992

3,900

7,892

Total

31,814

13,243

45,057

For more detail, see Fall Enrollment Data (New Students), Enrollment Demographic Trends (updated each Spring term), 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.

2020-21 Degree Recipients

Degree Recipients

Bachelor

9,024

Masters/Professional

3,238

Doctoral

794

This table shows degree recipients, excluding any rescinded degrees, for the 2020-21 academic year:  Summer 2020, Fall 2020, and Spring 2021.  For more detail, see Degrees Recipients by Major and Demographics.

Undergraduate One-Year Retention Rate

Fall 2019 Entering Cohort

Fall 2019 Entrants Returning in Fall 2020

Freshman Entrants 96%
Transfer Entrants 92%

For more detail, see the Undergraduate Graduation & Retention Rates dashboard. 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 2015

Entering Cohort

% Graduated

Within 4 Years

% Graduated

Within 4.5 Years

% Graduated

Within 5 Years

% Graduated

Within 6 Years

Freshman Entrants

79%

86%

91%

93%

Fall 2017

Entering Cohort

% Graduated

Within 2 Years

% Graduated

Within 2.5 Years

% Graduated

Within 3 Years

% Graduated

Within 4 Years

Transfer Entrants

63%

79%

88%

92%

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

2021-22 Undergraduate Admissions

Applied

Admitted

Statement of

Intent to Register

Freshman Applicants

112,846

16,299

6,991

Transfer Applicants

22,175

4,825

2,967

Total

135,021

21,124

9,958

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.