URISE at Berkeley

What is the application deadline?

Applications are due: March 31st, 11:59 P.M. PST. Applications are accepted until March 31, 2019. It is to your advantage to submit your application early to ensure all requirements arrive in time.

Where do I send my transcripts and resume?

By mail:

ATTN: URISE at Berkeley Program

2150 Shattuck Ave. 10th Floor

Berkeley, CA 94704-1620

By email: tbsi@berkeley.edu.

How long before the deadline should things be mailed?

All application materials must be RECEIVED by February 14, 2019. Mail delivery typically will take 5-6 days to reach our office from across the country, but it can be longer. Please mail your materials far enough in advance to ensure that they are received on-time.

How long does URISE at Berkeley run?

URISE at Berkeley is a nine-week program. In 2019 it will run from June 8th – August 10th. Students are expected to participate for the entire duration of the program.

I am planning to graduate in Spring 2019; can I apply to URISE at Berkeley program?

No. All students must be planning to return to a college or university as an undergraduate in the fall after participating in URISE at Berkeley program.

If accepted into URISE at Berkeley, does that guarantee admission as a graduate student?

No. All URISE at Berkeley interns have an opportunity to interact with a number of UC Berkeley faculty members, administrators, and students. However, acceptance as a summer intern does NOT guarantee admissions into any graduate schools in UC Berkeley.

How long do I have to accept an offer?

Once you are notified of admission into URISE at Berkeley, you have one week to accept.