News

November 12, 2020

Reminder for students to complete the Pulse Survey #3 about their well-being and experience with midterms that could inform final exam administration.

November 5, 2020

Pulse Survey #3 is now open for Berkeley students, and the results from Pulse Survey #2 are available as well.

October 29, 2020

Submit a pre-proposal by December 11, 2020 for the Berkeley Discover Departmental Innovation Awards Program.

October 20, 2020

The 2020 cycle for the Excellence in Advising Awards Program is now open. Nominations are due Monday, November 9, 2020.

October 17, 2020

Students are encouraged to take Pulse Survey #2 to give feedback on the Spring 2021 academic calendar and well-being.

October 15, 2020

Recognize extraordinary teaching by nominating an instructor or staff member by 5 p.m. on December 15, 2020.

October 12, 2020

Opportunities are still open for Academic Senate faculty to teach a first-year seminar for Spring 2021 semester.

October 9, 2020

Information regarding instructors' responsibilities and textbook adoption deadlines for upcoming semesters.

October 6, 2020

Pulse Survey #2 is now open for Berkeley students, and the results from Pulse Survey #1 are available as well.

September 16, 2020

Reminder to students to take Pulse Survey #1 about remote instruction and their well-being.

September 10, 2020

Students are encouraged to take Pulse Survey #1 to give feedback on their current academic environment, situation, and responsibilities.

September 2, 2020

Academic Senate faculty interested in teaching a first-year seminar should respond by Friday, September 25.

August 25, 2020

Information for faculty and staff regarding the fall 2020 Add/Drop Deadline for undergraduate students on Wednesday, September 16 at 11:59 p.m. PDT.
Lecturers are encouraged to apply to the Lecturer Teaching Fellows Program by Friday, September 11.

August 20, 2020

Author Mohsin Hamid will be speaking about his novel at the On the Same Page keynote event on Friday, August 21, at 8:00 p.m.

July 18, 2019

We are pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Shawna Dark as Chief Academic Technology Officer and Executive Director for Research, Teaching and Learning (RTL). Dr. Dark was selected after a national search and will join us on September 16, 2019.

April 13, 2019

Major Maps are a new resource created to help students design and plan their UC Berkeley undergraduate journey, based on their intended major or field of interest. These Major Maps include tips and resources for students to consider, from what types of courses to take when, to opportunities for campus and community, to career planning resources, and more.

December 28, 2018

Vice Chancellor for Undergraduate Education Catherine P. Koshland, and Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs Stephen C. Sutton, have been charged with the implementation of the Strategic Plan recommendations related to the student experience.

March 27, 2018

The University of California, Berkeley recently announced a new partnership with Blackboard Inc. that will enable students to have an even more inclusive learning environment through Blackboard Ally, an innovative new solution that helps make online course content more accessible for all learners. The partnership furthers Berkeley’s longstanding commitment to equal access for all students, faculty and staff. Berkeley will begin rolling out the new solution more widely in Fall 2018.