Academics

Student Handbooks:

The Environmental Health Sciences student handbook contains essential information on course requirements, steps to completing a degree, and more.

Academic Degree Handbook (PhD and MS/PhD) - PDF
Professional Degree Handbook (MPH/DrPH) - PDF
 

Uc berkeley Graduate division student resources:

Complete information and links to resources and services for graduate students attending UC Berkeley on the Graduate Division website.

 

Degree Requirements:

For complete degree requirement information, including suggested course sequences, download the student handbook.
 

Dissertations:

Instructions for filing a dissertation are available on the Graduate Division website. Copies of EHS dissertations are available at the UC Berkeley Main Library and are cataloged on Melvyl.
 

Public Health Resources

 

Jobs and Careers:

Career Resources

 

Job Listings:

For job listings visit the School of Public Health job database for students and recent graduates: https://ucalhealth-csm.symplicity.com (registration required).

 

GSI/GSR Jobs:

GSI is the acronym for graduate student instructor. GSR is the acronym for graduate student researcher. These are equivalent to Teaching Assistant (TA) and Research Assistant (RA) positions at many other universities.

GSI/GSR FAQ from the Graduate Division
GSI, GSR, Reader and Tutor Guide from the Graduate Division
GSI Teaching & Resource Center

 

Activities:

Student Groups:

UC Berkeley Student Groups
School of Public Health Student Groups

 

Professional Organizations:

Air and Waste Management Association
American Association for the Advancement of Science
American Chemical Society
American Conference of Government Industrial Hygienists
American Industrial Hygiene Association
American Public Health Association
American Society of Hematology
American Society of Safety Engineers
Bay Area Environmental Safety Group
Human Factors and Ergonomics Society
International Society of Exposure Analysis
National Toxicology Program
Semiconductor Safety Association
Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry
Society for Risk Analysis
Society of Toxicology

 

Recreation:

SF Gate Entertainment Guide
CalParents Letter Home
CitySearch
UCB Event Calendar
UCB Entertainment

 

Living in Berkeley:

Places Every Bear Should Know -  PDF
Graduate Division's Guide For New Students - PDF
Housing

On Campus

University-Operated Housing

Living at Cal Graduate Student Housing Options
Manville Law and Graduate Apartments
Ida L. Jackson Graduate House
Family Student Housing

University-Affiliated Housing

International House
Fraternities/Sororities
COOP Housing

Short-Term Accommodations

The Faculty Club
The Women's Faculty Club

Off Campus

Rental Listings

Cal Rental Services (University operated)
Craigslist

Short-Term Accommodations

Lawrence Berkeley Lab Short-Term Accommodations List
Berkeley Visitors Bureau Accommodations List

Parking & Transportation
Health Services