Dates and Deadlines

Dates and deadlines are subject to change.

  • Registration

    Global Edge registration opens* Mid-February
    Global Edge registration closes May 1, 2020
    Deadline to apply for summer Residence Halls May 15, 2020
    Enroll in fall semester courses during summer at Cal June 24, 2020 and after
    Deadline to submit verification documents July 1, 2020
    Passport must be valid through: July 1, 2021

    Payment and Cancellation

    Cancel fall semester registration – no fee owed March 26 – May 8, 2020
    Cancel fall semester registration – $6,000 fee owed May 9 – July 13, 2020
    Summer program and tuition fees due June 15, 2020
    Cancel fall semester registration – 100% program fee owed July 14, 2020 and after
    Fall semester program and tuition fees due August 15, 2020

    Program Calendar

    Global Edge Program welcome† June 21, 2020
    Residence halls move-in day June 21, 2020
    Summer courses begin (Session C) June 22, 2020
    Wednesday Workshop‡ June 24, 2020
    Drop-in Program Advising in Residence Hall July 1, 2020
    Wednesday Workshop July 8, 2020
    Wednesday Workshop July 15, 2020
    Wednesday Workshop July 22, 2020
    Wednesday Workshop July 29, 2020
    Summer courses end (Session C) August 14, 2020
    Depart San Francisco§ August 14, 2020
    Arrival in London & Program Housing Move-in August 15, 2020
    Orientation week August 16-21, 2020
    Final exams TBD
    Depart from London TBD
    Golden Bear Orientation‖ January 14-17, 2021

    * Exact date determined by the date when Office of Undergraduate Admissions Freshman decisions are posted through the student application portal (MAP@Berkeley)

    † Program Welcome is an opportunity to meet other Global Edge- London participants, UC Berkeley staff, Global Edge Alumni, and receive an overview of the program, our planned summer events, and much more

    ‡ Wednesday Workshops are mandatory and will cover important topics including academic advising, financial aid, pre-departure and much more

    § You are required to travel on the group flight from San Francisco to London. On the return flight, you may change your reservation to return on a later date or fly into a city other than San Francisco.

    ‖ Prior to the start of the spring semester, all Global Edge students are required to attend the Golden Bear Orientation (GBO) on the UC Berkeley campus. Details regarding GBO will be discussed during your summer at Cal and Fall semester in London.