The Financial Fair for Personal Finance is an opportunity for UC Berkeley faculty, staff, and retirees to attend workshops, learn about campus resources, and visit with campus financial vendors.
UC Berkeley offers many free classes, workshops and resources on financial management to help faculty, staff and retirees take control of their financial future.
This online tool has many valuable resources including budgeting and scholarship search tools, planning for home ownership or preparing for retirement. Join the 1300+ UC Berkeley community members signed up to use iGrad.
Most campus events and museums offer discounts to faculty, staff, and students. Your Cal 1 Card(link is external) photo ID will make it easier and quicker to get discounts on the events and services listed below.
Be sure to check out the UCOP online lists of discounts for all UC employees(link is external) including Apple, Dell, HP, theme parks and attractions!
Utilize a Budget Planner to identify your incoming and outgoing cash flow, and areas that you can financially improve.
Financial and Housing Counseling and Support
Hayward: 510 581 9380Antioch: 925-732-3919
NACA (Neighborhood Assistance Corporation of America)
Oakland Tel: 510-652-6622
Sacramento Tel: 425-892-6222
San Francisco Housing Development Corp
4439 3rd St, SF
Tel: 415 822 1022
Compass Family Shelter
995 Market Street, 5th Floor, San Francsico
Tel: 405 644 0504 ext. 2320
21455 Birch St. Box, Hayward,
Tel: 510 886 5473
In need of shelter, call: 510 581 3223
East Bay Office: 1611 Telegraph Avenue, Suite 600, Oakland (SF location also)
Tel: 510 763 8540
SAHA: Satellite Affordable Housing Associates
1835 Alcatraz Avenue
Can help provide a portion of the move-in or stay-in costs for rental Housing
UC Berkeley Food Pantry
#68 MLK Student Union (Basement Floor)The UC Berkeley Food Pantry was established to provide emergency relief to help students and staff at the University of California.
Alameda County Community Food Bank
Helpline: 1 800 870 3663 or 510 635 3663
Must sign up through CalFresh Program
Berkeley Food and Housing Project
1901 Fairview Street, Berkeley
Tel: 510 649 4965
St. Vincent De Paul Alameda County
Dining Room: 675 23rd St. Oakland
Tel: 510 638 7600
Food Assistance Program info: https://www.svdp-alameda.org/program-detail.html
Contra Costa County
San Francisco and Marin
SF-Marin Food Bank
900 Pennsylvania Ave, SF
Tel: 415 282 1900
2550 Kerner Blvd. San Rafael
Tel: 415 883 1302
These links to community resource websites are listed as a convenience. Their inclusion in this website does not constitute endorsement by the University of California.
BluPeak Credit Union
My UC Retirement