Visiting Domestic Student Checklist

Before You Apply


After You Apply

  • Create your CalNet ID with the instructions you receive via email after the application is processed (allow 2-3 days to receive email instructions).
  • Log in to CalCentral and enroll in classes and pay the total amount due (look for “Tasks” list in CalCentral dashboard).
  • Log in to CalCentral and follow instructions to upload your photo for UC Berkeley photo ID (Cal 1 Card) and accept the Clipper Card (your transit pass) agreement.
  • Set up forwarding from your berkeley.edu account to an email address you check daily to ensure you do not miss important communication from UC Berkeley.

Before You Arrive


After You Arrive


Before You Leave

  • Log in to CalCentral to confirm the grading option for your courses and pay any outstanding balance.
  • Confirm that your grades are assigned in CalCentral before ordering an official transcript.
  • Your CalNet ID expires 90 days after the end of summer. Update your profile information in CalCentral, such as mailing address, and set up forwarding from your berkeley.edu account to an email address you check daily if you haven’t done so already.