Exchange Choices

University of California, Berkeley

Exchange Student Personal Report ( in PDF format )

2016-17 Fall

Useful Information

Other Notes
Orientation

UC Berkeley – MANDATORY FEE OF $320 USD for the Golden Bear Orientation. Students who do not wish to pay this fee, must select another campus.

English Requirements
Effective from Fall 2011 exchange onwards, students who apply to any UC campuses, will not need to submit English exam scores (ie. TOEFL/IELTS/IB).

Notes on Campus Allocation
Please note that there are no guarantees on chosen UC campuses. Although students can indicate which UC campus they prefer, the final campus allocation will be decided by UC and no request for switching will be permitted. Thus, students should bear this in mind and must be prepared to attend any UC campus when selecting this school. For details of the campus descriptions, please click here.

For students who wish to apply after considering the above, please observe the below requirements and etc.

Prerequisities Requirement
At the University of California, you need to have the following four prerequisite courses in order to register for their business courses:
1. Introduction to Microeconomics
2. Introduction to Macroeconomics
3. Calculus
4. Statistics

Courses Offering
Accounting courses are not available for exchange students except at UC Santa Barbara and UC Santa Cruz.

Notes on selecting UC campuses
- Undergraduate Majors
- Undergraduate Impacted Majors
- Prerequisites for Selected Majors

Estimated Living Expenses:
Please click here for more details.

Insurance
Exchange students need to buy a mandatory insurance plan. Please see the below links for more details.

Insurance brochure:
http://eap.ucop.edu/_pub/forms/0910/EAP_student_insurance_brochure.pdf

Possible Quota for all UC campuses: 1-2