Overnight Host Program

The New Admit Overnight Host Program is a unique event specifically for women admitted to UC Berkeley’s College of Engineering and Chemical Engineering majors from the College of Chemistry. The program provides female admits an opportunity to visit the Cal campus, interact with current engineering students, interact with research laboratories and alumni, attend a banquet with UC Berkeley faculty and professors, and sleep overnight in student housing in order to experience life as a Berkeley Engineer.

This year’s program takes place April 12-13th, 2019. Participants are also highly encouraged to attend Cal Day on April 13th to see student organizations on campus. All newly-admitted women to UC Berkeley’s engineering programs will receive an invitation to the New Admit Overnight Host Program. This program is provided free of cost to all invited students. Invitations will be sent by snail mail on April 1st, 2019.

Registration for SWE OHP 2019 is now closed.

Medical Authorization and Waiver of Liability

Want to know more about Berkeley Engineering and UC Berkeley? Attend the parent program that runs alongside the overnight host program on Friday, April 12th, 9am - 4pm (no overnight accommodations provided). The cost will be $25 per person and includes a light breakfast and lunch. Topics that will be discussed includes housing, financial aid, safety, mental health, academic advising and much more. Learn more about the day and register on the Engineering Student Services website: https://engineering.berkeley.edu/sweohp. Or register directly with this link.

2019 Schedule

Check-in Location: Garbarini Lounge in Bechtel Engineering Center, UC Berkeley

If you plan on coming in a car, please park at the Stadium Parking Garage, 2175 Gayley Road, Berkeley CA 94720. Other information regarding parking is available at this link.

Please email Cheljea Jang and Malvika Singhal at ucb.swe.admit@gmail.com with any questions about the program.