Dates and Deadlines

Dates and deadlines are subject to change.

  • Registration

    Global Edge registration opens* Mid-February
    Global Edge registration closes May 1, 2018
    Deadline to apply for summer Residence Halls May 1, 2018
    Enroll in fall semester courses during summer at Cal June 18, 2018 and after
    Deadline to submit verification documents July 1, 2018
    Passport must be valid through: July 1, 2018

    Payment and Cancellation

    Cancel fall semester registration – no fee owed March 29 – May 11, 2018
    Cancel fall semester registration – $6,000 fee owed May 12 – July 16, 2018
    Summer program and tuition fees due June 15, 2018
    Cancel fall semester registration – 100% program fee owed July 17, 2018 and after
    Fall semester program and tuition fees due August 15, 2018

    Program Calendar

    Global Edge Program welcome† June 17, 2018
    Residence halls move-n day June 17, 2018
    Summer courses begin (Session C) June 18, 2018
    Wednesday Workshop‡ June 20, 2018
    Wednesday Workshop June 27, 2018
    Wednesday Workshop July 11, 2018
    Wednesday Workshop July 18, 2018
    Wednesday Workshop July 25, 2018
    Wednesday Workshop August 1, 2018
    Summer courses end (Session C) August 10, 2018
    Depart San Francisco§ August 10, 2018
    Arrive in London August 11, 2018
    Orientation week August 12-19, 2018
    Final exams November 26 - November 30, 2018
    Depart from London December 1, 2018
    Golden Bear Orientation‖ January 10-14, 2019

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

    † Program Welcome is 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.