Click here for the Arrival Guide and 2017 Orientation Schedule.
Move-in occurs at 2400 Durant Avenue, aka Unit 3. Scholars must bring a photo ID to check-in, at which time they receive their room key and their room assignment.
Move-in takes place on with an anticipated arrival time from Early move-in is available starting for $25 per day.
Scholars can park at the Underhill Parking Structure, two blocks from Unit 3. Be sure to purchase a daily permit and place it on the car dashboard to avoid receiving a parking ticket. We strongly recommend parking first and walking to check-in. Once you have your room key, you can borrow one of our carts to shuttle your belongings.
What to Bring
Personal data and documents
• Student ID number
• CalNet log-in and passphrase
• Passport, driver's license, or state-issued identification card
• Social security number
• ATM and/or bank card
• Health insurance card
• Important medical documents (e.g. prescriptions, immunization history, etc.)
Any documents you have been asked to submit in person, e.g. proof of citizenship, disability documentation, etc.
For your room
• Bed sheets (extra-long twin)
• Towels, shower basket, shower shoes, toiletries
• Hangers, iron, laundry basket, detergent
• Alarm clock
• Personal decorations
Scholars may not bring mini-fridges, microwaves, cooking equipment, candles, halogen lamps, pets, weapons, or illegal drugs. Communal refrigerators and microwaves are available.
Tip: Pack only what you need for six weeks, as storage space after Bridge is not readily available.
From Highway 24 (East), take the Berkeley Exit, which turns into Tunnel Road/Ashby Avenue. Drive west on Ashby, turn right on College Avenue, drive one mile to Channing Way, turn left, drive ½ block to the Underhill Parking Structure.
From the Oakland and San Francisco Airports, take BART to the Downtown Berkeley station ($8.50 from Oakland, $9.25 from San Francisco). Then, take AC Transit bus #51B eastbound to Durant/Dana ($2.10).
From the Emeryville Amtrak station, walk 6 blocks east on Powell to San Pablo/Stanford, take the AC Transit bus #72/72M northbound to University/San Pablo, then transfer to the #51B eastbound to Durant/Dana ($2.10 per bus).
Take Greyhound to Oakland at San Pablo/21st. Walk 1 block to San Pablo/W. Grand, take the AC Transit bus #72/72M/72R northbound to University/San Pablo, then transfer to the #51B eastbound to Durant/Dana ($2.10 per bus).