NavCal assists incoming and historically marginalized students in navigating University of California, Berkeley through a hands-on approach that involves active engagement by students as well as coaching and mentorship by student mentors.
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Nav2Cal is a virtual summer experience designed specifically for West Contra Costa (WCC) rising high school seniors on their path to and through UC Berkeley.
97% of students identified as low income
93% of students plan on applying to UC Berkeley
On average, 95% of Nav2Cal students are 1st-generation.
90% of students from Nav2Cal stated they would make UC Berkeley their top choice from 74% before they started the program
97% of Nav2Cal students said they felt supported by the program
100% of students identified as historically marginalized