PLEASE NOTE: Dates, times, and locations are TBA.
This is a mandatory event for all Pre-Collegiate Program participants. Come and meet other students, the Summer Sessions staff, and learn what Berkeley has to offer. You will hear detailed information about the Pre-Collegiate Program, be able to ask questions of past Program participants, and learn what you can expect from your summer at Berkeley. A guided tour of campus will follow.
Now that you've gotten an idea of what to expect for the summer, come hang out with other students from your program and have a free lunch, compliments of the Summer Sessions staff.
Prepping for and Writing College Applications
Completing college applications can be a very stressful process. Come get tips and practical advice about the best way to go about this process, including how to write the all-important personal statement, from an experienced representative from Berkeley's Office of Undergraduate Admissions.
Treasures of UC Berkeley: Library Online
The library is probably the most important resource on campus, yet most people don't know how to use it properly and aren't aware of its many hidden treasures. Take advantage of the resources right in front of you! Find out about much of what the Berkeley library has to offer and how to take advantage of it.
Choosing a College That Best Suits You
Don't know where you want to go to college? Do you know the resources available for making such an important decision? Come get tips and ideas on the best ways to pick a college that works best for you and your needs.