GENERAL OUTLINE OF EVENTS AND DEADLINES
Friday, March 2, 2018 - As you make plans to finance your graduate school education be sure to file your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). The UC Berkeley FAFSA school code is 001312.
Early March - Admissions decisions and departmental fellowship award offers will be sent via email
Sunday, March 18, 2018 - Graduate Student Diversity Day for admitted students (hosted by the Graduate Diversity Program)
Wednesday March 21, 2018 - New Admit Reception - Washington, D.C.
Friday, April 6, 2018 - New Admit Day - Berkeley
Late April or May - the Financial Aid and Scholarships Office will send out financial aid packages to those who have officially accepted their offer of admission to UC Berkeley. The FASO will include information about the acceptance and disbursement of awards, how to make changes or appeals, and other options. In some cases, you may be asked to submit additional verification documents.
For information about scholarships, grants, and financial aid opportunities, please visit the UC Berkeley Graduate Division's Financial Aid page.