Preparing for Graduate School

Are you considering applying for graduate school, taking the GRE exam, or just exploring possibilities for continuing your academic career?

For a comprehensive look at graduate studies at Berkeley, make sure to explore the Graduate Division website, which includes factual information such as application procedures and deadlines. Applying to Berkeley on the main UC Berkeley website also addresses many practical questions.

Below is a more informal guide with tips and suggestions.

L&S Guide for Prospective Graduate Students

  • Step by Step: If you’re not sure of the best program for you or how to prepare for it, you may want to start with this advising tool.

L&S Graduate Diversity Coordinators