Newly Admitted Undergraduate Students: Enrollment

Welcome to UC Berkeley!

This year, Berkeley launched a new system, where you will access all of your student information about admissions, financial aid, advising, enrollment**, billing and payment, records, and more -- all in one place: CalCentral(link is external).

Getting Started

WATCH the New Students Guide to Getting Started in CalCentral for step-by-step instructions on how to:

  • View your financial aid and scholarship package offer
  • Submit your Statement of Intent to Register (SIR)
  • Read Onboarding Messages and Checklists
  • Setup your Student CalNet Login and bConnected UC Berkeley email account

Class Enrollment

WATCH the CalCentral Enrollment Video to learn about how to enroll for classes. You must have accepted your offer of admission to be eligible to enroll.

Resources and Support


Please email us immediately at for help with technical issues.

Enrollment FAQ

CalCentral Videos

Course Enrollment

Newly Admited Students: Enrollment Video

Waitlist Information

Using the shopping cart for waitlisting

How to Use the "Swap" Function

Swapping one class section for another

Fall Semester 2017
Important Dates for
Undergraduate Students:

April 17 - June 28: 
Phase I Enrollment Appointments

July 19 - August 13: 
Phase II Enrollment Appointments

August 14 - October 27: 
Enrollment Adjustment Period

August 18:
Fall 2017 tuition and fees are due

August 23:
Instruction Begins