Prospective Student

So, you're thinking of attending the University of California, Berkeley and studying Physics! There are many reasons to do so—the #1 public University in the world; a world-renowned physics tradition that inspires today's students and faculty; an amazing education with professors who care; the chance to join faculty who are doing cutting-edge research in sub-fields such as particle physics and biophysics; in the Berkeley tradition, a department that supports diversity and students from a wide variety of backgrounds; a staff whose goal it is to make sure you thrive; and of course, one of the best geographical locations in the world!