The Political Science Commencement Ceremony is scheduled for Tuesday, May 19 at 2pm in the UC Berkeley Greek Theatre.
Explore and take classes of interest. Get a head start on the year. Complete prerequisites and upper division requirements for the major. Courses offered during Session A (May 22-July 2), Session D (July 6-August 14) and online during Session C (June 22-August 14)
Professor Alison Post Wins Graduate Mentoring Award
Professor Alison Post has been selected to receive the 2015 Carol D. Soc Distinguished Graduate Student Mentoring Award for Junior Faculty. Award recipients are nominated by faculty colleagues, current and former graduate students, and have demonstrated an outstanding commitment to helping UC Berkeley graduate students to succeed academically, professionally, and personally.


The Charles and Louise Travers Department of Political Science sponsors several lecture series, seminars, and colloquia in conjunction with a few of the University’s research centers. 

We provide helpful resources to find schedules, links to papers, and information about the speakers.