Newly Admitted Students



UC and Domestic student infoGet a head start.

Berkeley Summer Sessions offers two specially designed programs for students admitted to UC Berkeley for fall:

Freshman Edge - for newly admitted freshmen.
Transfer Edge - for incoming transfer students.

Both programs give incoming students a chance to get a head start on classes, get to know the campus and facilities, and connect with peers.

Newly admitted Freshman are also invited to take Letters & Science W1. L&S W1 is a summer online course that provides an introduction to the intellectual landscape of the College of Letters & Science and gives you a head start on your education and your connections with both students and professors.