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The CLAA Scholarship for incoming and current Cal students is now OPEN! Applications are due:
August 9th, 2020
More information about the scholarship and the application process can be found on our Scholarship page and the CLAA website!
Looking for more scholarship opportunities or campus related resources? Check out our Resources tab!
UC admits most diverse class ever, led by Latinx students for the 2020-2021 school year!
UC Berkeley's 2020-21 admissions data show that we have admitted the most ethnically diverse class of freshman students in more than three decades in terms of representation of under-represented minority students.
To read UC Berkeley's related press release, click here.
To view a snapshot of UC Berkeley's 2020-2021 admissions data, click here.
To read the LA Times article on increased Latino admission, UC System-wide, click here.
Black students at UC Berkeley spearheaded statewide initiative to restore affirmative action!
These students helped convince Assembly member Shirley Weber to sponsor a bill that would overturn Proposition 209, which banned affirmative action in the state. Voters will decide on Proposition 16 Nov. 3.
To read the full article, click here.
To read the UC Regent's press release on their unanimous endorsement of ACA 5 and the repeal of Prop 209, click here.
Dr. Michael Drake becomes the 21st president of the University of California!
For more Cal updates, check out our In The News tab!