Information for current students

Academics/Student Handbooks

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


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.


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

Student Emergency Support

Campus Safety | Campus Police
Urgent Care
Food Pantry
Short-Term Emergency Loans
PATH To Care Center
Emergency Preparedness


Jobs and Careers

Job Listings and career services

For job listings and career advising, visit the School of Public Health Career Services site for students and recent graduates and also see UC Berkeley career resources.


Graduate Student Instructor (GSI) and Graduate Student Researcher (GSR) positions are available throughout the Berkeley campus -- similar to Teaching Assistant (TA) and Research Assistant (RA) positions at many other universities. See more information here, and at the informational links below:

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



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



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


Living in Berkeley:

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

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
COOP Housing

Short-Term Accommodations

The Faculty Club
The Women's Faculty Club

Off Campus

Rental Listings

Cal Rental Services (University operated)

Short-Term Accommodations

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

Parking & Transportation
Health Services