Welcome from Chancellor Nicholas Dirks

July 2014

Congratulations on joining the University of California, Berkeley! You have chosen to attend one of the world’s finest universities and will soon become an important member of this vibrant community.

One of Berkeley’s greatest assets is the capacity to meet our students’ emerging needs in a changing world. As committed educators invested in the importance of undergraduate education, we are here to match your curiosity and pursuit of excellence with a robust education of the highest quality. We look forward to learning more about your aspirations, experiences, and ideas as together we shape Berkeley’s future.

In celebration of your arrival on campus, I am pleased to invite you to a new student BBQ on Memorial Glade. Welcome to Berkeley and to this new and exciting phase of your life!


Chancellor Nicholas Dirks