Dates and Deadlines

Dates and deadlines are subject to change.

  • Registration

    Global Edge registration opens* Mid-February
    Global Edge registration closes May 1, 2020
    Enroll in fall semester courses during summer 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 – July 6, 2020
    Cancel fall semester registration – $6,000 fee owed July 7 – 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† July 1, 2020
    Online Wednesday Workshop July 8, 2020
    Online Wednesday Workshop July 15, 2020
    Online Wednesday Workshop July 22, 2020
    Summer online course begins (Session E) July 27, 2020
    Online Pre-Departure Orientation July 29, 2020
    Summer courses end (Session E) August 14, 2020
    Depart for London September 4, 2020
    Arrival in London & Program Housing Move-in September 5, 2020
    Orientation week September 6-11, 2020
    Final exams TBD
    Program End Date December 12, 2020
    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)

    † Online 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 workshops, and much more

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

    § During the summer, students will receive important information regarding flight arrangements. Do not proceed with making travel plans until you are instructed to do so by Global Edge staff.

A note regarding COVID-19: The coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak is an evolving situation which we are monitoring closely for impacts on this program. Please be aware that program details may change.