Berkeley Research at a Glance

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Top U.S. University with highest number of highly ranked graduate programs


Nobel laureates


Members of the National Academy of Sciences


Fellows of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences

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2018 – 2019
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Each year, the Berkeley campus receives well over one-half billion dollars in research support from external sources.


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January 23, 2020
The Earned Income Tax Credit, aimed at helping low-income families, is an underutilized antipoverty program, and a new study by Berkeley's California Policy Lab investigated whether or not text messages and letters could boost awareness and…
January 23, 2020
More than half of California's registered voters have considered leaving the state, according to a poll conducted last fall by Berkeley's Institute of Governmental Studies. Their key reasons, they said, were high housing costs (71%), taxes (…
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January 22, 2020
Molecular and cell biology professor Barbara Meyer is profiled for her pioneering research on genetic switches, which can determine such things as sex in the early development of an organism. In addition to her research, the profile describes…