Continuing UC Berkeley students can apply to the Haas School of Business through one of these program options:

Two-Year Undergraduate Business Program (Business Major)

If you’re entering UC Berkeley as a first-year student and want to major in business, you can apply to our two-year undergraduate business program during your sophomore or junior year.

Applying to the two-year Haas Undergraduate Business Program ↓

Robinson Life Science, Business, and Entrepreneurship Program

The Robinson Life Science, Business, and Entrepreneurship (LSBE) Program is a partnership between the Haas School of Business and the Department of Molecular and Cell Biology. Students earn two bachelor’s degrees in as few as four years. You’ll begin course planning during your first year at Berkeley and apply to the program during your sophomore year.

Applying to the Robinson LSBE Program →

Management, Entrepreneurship, & Technology (M.E.T.) Program

Current UC Berkeley College of Engineering sophomores majoring in an M.E.T. academic track are eligible to apply to the M.E.T. program during the spring of their sophomore year. If admitted, students will join M.E.T. during their junior year. Students enrolled in any other college at UC Berkeley are not eligible to apply to the M.E.T. program.

Applying to the M.E.T. Program →

Applying to the Haas Undergraduate Business Program as a Continuing UC Berkeley Student

If you’re currently an undergrad at UC Berkeley, you may apply to the business major during your sophomore or junior year. You may only apply once. We evaluate applicants based on the following factors:

  • Grades & Coursework
  • Essays
  • Activities & Awards

How to Apply

Follow the steps below to apply to the Berkeley Haas Undergraduate Business Program as a continuing UC Berkeley student.

Admissions & Enrollment Timeline

Date Admission or Enrollment Event
March 1, 2024 Haas application opens at 12:00 noon PST.
April 1, 2024 Application deadline. Submit by 4:00 p.m. PST.
May 10, 2024 Spring semester ends. Prerequisites must be complete.
May 22, 2024 Last day to withdraw your application to Haas
Mid-June Admission decisions available at 4:00 p.m. PST
Late August New Student Welcome event and fall classes begin. See the UC Berkeley academic calendar for more details.

Have questions? Check out our FAQ for continuing students and our admissions events and advising options.

RISE@BerkeleyHaas Outreach Program

Reach, Inclusion, Service, and Equity

RISE@BerkeleyHaas is an outreach program exclusively for continuing UC Berkeley students. Our mission is to grow the applicant pool of historically underrepresented students, including those who are African American/Black, Chicanx/Latinx, Native American/Alaska Native, and Pacific Islander.

We offer programs to motivate and support you while you pursue the business major at Berkeley Haas, including:

  • Academic advising
  • Peer mentorship
  • Workshops
  • Admissions Events/Info Sessions

Interested in RISE? Complete the RISE Interest Form to join or learn more!