Employer Services - Travel to Berkeley

Note: The following information applies to on-campus interviews only.  You will receive a separate logistics email for career fairs.

The Career Center is located at 2440 Bancroft Way, Berkeley, CA 94720 (between Dana Street and Telegraph Avenue across from Eshleman Hall).

Career Center Front Gate
Career Center Entrance
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Hotels

These hotels are within walking distance to the Career Center.

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Public Transit

  • Take BART (Bay Area Rapid Transit) to the Downtown Berkeley Station.
  • To reach the Career Center, walk south 3 blocks on Shattuck Ave to Bancroft Way.  Cross the street and turn left (east) on to Bancroft Way.  Walk east for 3 1/2 blocks.  The Career Center will be on the right hand side of the street, at 2440 Bancroft Way.

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Airports

From the Oakland International Airport (OAK):

  • Allow about 1 hour to reach Berkeley.
  • If taking BART, board a "Richmond" train to the Downtown Berkeley BART station. Allow 45 minutes to reach Berkeley.

From the San Francisco International Airport (SFO):

  • Allow about 2 hours to reach Berkeley.
  • If taking BART, board an "Antioch" train, transfer at "19th Street Oakland" and board a "Richmond" train.  Allow 1 1/2 hours to reach Berkeley.

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Parking/Maps

No parking is available at the Career Center.  For interviews/events held at the Career Center:

Telegraph/Channing Garage, 2450 Durant Avenue This is the closest lot to the Career Center
Entrance: Right side of Durant Ave between Dana Street and Telegraph Avenue or Channing Way between Dana Street and Telegraph Avenue
Career Center Map

parking map

First Presbytarian Church Parking Garage (Underground), 2420 Channing Way
Entrance: Channing Way between Dana Street and Telegraph Avenue
Career Center Map

Metropolitan Parking Garage, 2315 Ellsworth Street
Entrance: Right side of Ellsworth Street between Durant Avenue and Bancroft Avenue
Career Center Map

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Lunch Options

This is a sampling of restaurants near campus.  You can also find a more comprehensive list of local restaurants here.

Within 3 blocks of the Career Center

Blaze Pizza Pizza
Berkeley Thai House Thai
Chipotle Mexican Grille Mexican
D'yar Mediterranean
Freshroll Vietnamese
Gypsy's Trattori Italiana Italian
Henry's Bar & Restaurant American
MoMo House Himalayan Nepalese
Musical Offering Cafe American
Super Duper Burgers Burgers

 

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