University of California, Berkeley
U.S. News & World Report consistently ranks UC-Berkeley in the top three public universities in the U.S.
A propensity for altruism
UC-Berkeley is the all-time top producer of Peace Corps volunteers.
It’s No(bel) big deal!
Alumni of UC-Berkeley have won 31 Nobel prizes across four of the six fields: Economics, Physics, Chemistry, and Physiology & Medicine.
A 4.0 tradition
The 4.0 ball is a stone ball in front of Berkeley’s famous Campanile that students rub before taking exams for good luck.
San Francisco Programs
Trips & Tours
An important part of the NSLC is seeing the sites around some of our nation’s greatest cities. These trips are designed as both sightseeing tours and exclusive educational trips specifically tailored to your area of study.
These trips may include:
Joint BioEnergy Institute | Gladstone Institutes at University of California, San Francisco | Fisherman’s Wharf | Ghiradelli Square | Pier 39
Business & Entrepreneurship
Corporate Site Visit | Uber | AT & T Park | Wells Fargo Museum | Federal Reserve | Fisherman's Wharf and Ghirardelli Square | Pier 39
UC Berkeley College of Engineering | Levi's Stadium | Intel Museum | Autodesk Gallery | Pier 39 | Fisherman’s Wharf | Ghiradelli Square
Intel Museum | Levi’s Stadium | Autodesk Gallery | UC Berkeley College of Engineering | Food Service Technology Center | The Tech Interactive | Pier 39 | Fisherman’s Wharf
Film, Journalism & Media Arts
KQED, National Public Radio | San Francisco Chronicle | The Working Group Non Profit Media | Pier 39 | Fisherman’s Wharf
Medicine & Health Care
Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital Trauma Center and Learning Lab | Gladstone Institutes at University of California, San Francisco | University of California, Berkeley School of Optometry | Fisherman’s Wharf | Pier 39 and Ghirardelli Square