UC Berkeley Berkeley, CA 94720
Berkeley, CA 94720
Meet teens from across the country and around the world; discover new passions through dynamic courses and experienced professors; play at the Cal Rec Center's state of the art gym facilities, courts, and pools; live in a "Top 5" college town; explore nearby San Francisco, a quick train ride away; enjoy trips to the beach, Six Flags, and Alcatraz Island. Imagine yourself as a college freshman—you'll live in a dorm on campus, with a roommate (or two), you'll eat in the dining hall, study in the library, work out at the gym and find your favorite local spots to relax. Now imagine yourself with ASA at UC Berkeley, spending your summer on campus, with friends, taking interesting classes and making the most of your free time. Cal Berkeley stands as the nation's premier public research university, attracting 31,000 students from 101 nations. It boasts a faculty that includes six Nobel Prize winners, three Pulitzer Prize winners, and more top ten graduate programs than any other university in the US. The campus offers an extraordinary combination of natural beauty and urban excitement where you can follow a run through a Redwood forest with a stroll through a tangle of street vendors, busy cafes and bookshops. Full access to Berkeley's extensive academic, sports and recreational facilities and its proximity to San Francisco make UC-Berkeley an unforgettable place to study, meet new friends and enjoy the summer.