Change of College into L&S

Interested in a change of college to Letters & Science?  Please attend a workshop if you have questions. Plan to arrive on time for the workshops as there is no late admittance. The workshop schedule can be found on the advising calendar. Upcoming workshops are listed in the table below.

Note: Advising appointments are no longer required prior to submitting your Change of College petition.

If you would like an advising appointment to discuss Change of College and cannot schedule an appointment with a College Adviser by the deadline, please come in to 206 Evans Hall to get the petition date stamped by the deadline. Then, schedule an appointment in the following week.

The petition deadlines are:

Fall semester: first day of classes through November 1

Spring semester: first day of classes through June 1

For workshop dates: see our events page.

How to Petition into Letters & Science

1. Review the criteria for Change of College Petition Requirements

  • Students petitioning to Letters & Science must have completed at least one semester of course work at Berkeley.

2. Complete the Change of College petition on our Forms and Documents page.

3. Incomplete or late petitions will not be accepted or reviewed. You can submit your petition to 206 Evans Hall for review. An appointment with a College Adviser is no longer required.