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.

Before You Arrive

After You Arrive

  • Check into your housing.
  • Go to the Cal 1 Card Office to obtain your photo ID.
  • Attend your first classes.
  • Buy textbooks.

Before You Leave

  • Log in to CalCentral to confirm the grading option for your courses and pay any outstanding balance.