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Connect with everything you love about the world’s #1 public university. Members get access to exclusive perks and benefits, our award-winning California magazine, and more.

Exclusive Savings and Discounts for CAA Members

Your membership comes with special benefits, including UC Library access and discounts on travel, dining, and education. All members also receive a kit including a membership card and an annual subscription to California magazine.

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Other Ways to Join

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By Phone

Call our Membership office toll-free at 888.CAL.ALUM (888.225.2586), Monday – Friday, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

We accept Visa, MasterCard, and American Express.

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By Mail

Mail your payment to:
Cal Alumni Association
Attn: Membership
1 Alumni House
Berkeley, CA 94720-7520

Checks are payable to Cal Alumni Association (CAA).

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In Person

Visit us at Alumni House on the UC Berkeley campus on Wednesdays and Thursdays, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

You can pay with cash, credit card, or check and receive your membership card and kit on the spot.

Membership FAQs

Who can join the Cal Alumni Association? 
Everyone is welcome to join the Cal Alumni Association. Our annual and life memberships are open to the general public.
How are my membership dues used? 
Your membership dues support our alumni and student communities in important ways. Through the help of our members, CAA provides undergraduate scholarships, student programs, and alumni events, publishes the award-winning California magazine, and much more.
Do I have borrowing privileges at libraries on campus?
CAA members can obtain a library card and check out books from all campus libraries (excluding the Berkeley Law Library). Members can check out up to 20 books at one time, and can use OskiCat to search the library catalogs, place materials on hold, and renew books online.
How do I update my contact information?
You can update your address, phone number, and email using our Update Your Contact Info form, or call us toll free at 888.CAL.ALUM (888.225.2586).
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Your Membership Matters

Thanks to the support of your membership dues, CAA provides vital programs for Berkeley students and alumni, including more than $2 million annually in undergraduate scholarships.

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