Event Planning Calendar

Major events that impact large segments of the EECS population (faculty/staff/students). See the EECS Departmental Event Calendar for a list of EECS department academic events of interest to students and faculty (campus personnel only).


Date and Time

Event and Location

August 15

New Undergraduate Student Orientation

August 20

New Graduate Student Orientation

September 3

Labor Day Holiday

September 5
11 am - 4 pm

EECS Career Fair
Recreational Sports Facility

September 5
3 pm

Wil Zeilinger Staff Excellence Award
Wozniak Lounge, Soda Hall

September 19
11 am - 3 pm

Internship Fair
California Memorial Stadium


Undergraduate Faculty Advising


Joint Graduate Student Town Hall

November 12

Veteran's Day Holiday

November 22-23

Thanksgiving Holiday

December 4

CS Education Day

December 6

COE Faculty Meeting

December 14
12 pm

Winter Celebration

December 24-25

Winter Break

December 31-
January 1

New Year's Holiday

January 10
9 am - 1 pm

EECS Staff retreat

January 21

Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday

February 14

Berkeley EECS Annual Research Symposium (BEARS)

February 18

Presidents Day Holiday

March 10-11

Graduate Student Visit Days

March 14

Big Give

March 18-19

Spring Faculty Retreat

March 29

Spring Break


MEng Visit Day

April 13

Cal Day


Community College Admit Day

May 10
11 am - 1:30 pm

Student Awards
Sibley Auditorium, Bechtel Engineering Center

May 21
9 am - 11:30 am
2 pm - 4 pm

College of Engineering Commencement
Graduate ceremony- Greek Theater
EECS reception - Memorial Glade
Undergraduate ceremony - Greek Theater

May 23
2 pm - 4 pm

L&S Computer Science Commencement
Baccalaureate ceremony - Greek Theater
EECS reception - Memorial Glade

May 27

Memorial Day Holiday

May 24

Staff appreciation luncheon


Outgoing EECS Chair reception

July 4

Independence Day Holiday