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The Cal Parents Fund

Your gift to the Cal Parents Fund benefits every UC Berkeley student every day, supporting services and programs that bolster student success.

The Cal Parents Fund helps students with programs such as:

  • Berkeley Connect, connecting students with personal mentors and other students who share their interests.
  • The Student Learning Center for comprehensive tutoring, study groups, and skill-building workshops.
  • Undergraduate Scholarships awarding vital support to promising students with financial need.

The Cal Parents Fund enhances opportunities for students through:

  • Undergraduate Research integrating students into Berkeley’s dynamic, diverse research community.
  • The Career Center helping students identify career direction, enhance their marketability, and form connections with alumni and employers.
  • Campus safety efforts including BearWalk escort, shuttle buses, and door-to-door service.

We welcome gifts at all levels; every gift matters! 

Please contact us with any questions at:

Office of Parent and Family Philanthropy


Cal Parents Fund Challenge
The Cal Parents Board will contribute $26,500 once 200 unique donors make gifts to the Cal Parents Fund.
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