University of Berkeley is not a cheap school. However, you will be happy to know that there are a number of scholarships offered by this school. The Berkeley Undergraduate scholarship is awarded to students who have excelled academically and are in great financial need. In order to qualify for this scholarship, you must have a 4.1 GPA when you graduate from high school. If you will be transferring from a community college, then you will need to have a 3.5 GPA. You must also maintain a 3.5 in order to keep this scholarship.
Regentsâ€™ and Chancellorâ€™s Scholarship is another scholarship that you may be able to get. It is the most prestigious scholarship offered at Berkeley. Two hundred lucky students receive this scholarship each year. People who are considered for this scholarship will be personally contacted. People will be selected for this scholarship between February and May. If you are a freshman, then you will be able to renew your scholarship for a maximum of eight semesters. Transfer students are able to renew their scholarship for a maximum amount of four semesters.