Weekly Opportunities - February 6, 2023

Here are some important updates/deadlines to keep in mind for this week:


1. Spring 2023 Commencement Update: Save the date!  

The Psychology commencement ceremony is set to take place on Wednesday, May 17th at 7 pm in Zellerbach Hall. More information about the commencement will be announced as we approach the date.


2. Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship Program, March 1  

The Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship Program, otherwise known as “SURF”, provides $5,000 stipends to students carrying out substantial research projects over the summer months. There are two scholarships available: SURF L&S and SURF Rose Hills.

  • SURF L&S provides stipends to UC Berkeley students who are currently enrolled in the College of Letters & Sciences with a minimum of a 3.0 GPA. These awards support the preparation of a senior thesis or capstone project.


  • SURF Rose Hills supports both independent and faculty-led research projects in select STEM disciplines. Fellows must be US citizens with residency established in Southern California and have a minimum of a 3.0 GPA.


3. BIO International Student Financial Aid App, Feb. 15 

Berkeley International Office offers limited, need-based financial aid to international undergraduate students who have completed at least one academic year in their current visa status. More information on the awards and links to the applications are on BIO’s Financial Aid page.


4. Psych Advising Spring 2023 Virtual Drop In's

Have questions? Need support? Come to our  drop-in services with both undergraduate major advisers and peer advisers support. Feel free to look at our advising page for more details.

Drop in’s link for Spring 2023:  https://berkeley.zoom.us/s/98957683594

Meeting ID: 989 5768 3594


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