For Students

Jobs and Resources

The Berkeley Food Institute is honored to collaborate with many talented UC Berkeley students. Find opportunities with BFI here.

Funding for Student-run Events

BFI has a small annual budget for supporting the activities of UC Berkeley food and agriculture-related student groups.


Students and faculty share their excitement about food and agriculture work happening on UC Berkeley's campus. Get involved!

Food Systems Courses

We have compiled a list of food systems-related courses across campus, including DeCals.

Food Systems Minor

The Food Systems Minor for UC Berkeley undergraduates is an interdisciplinary program of study that explores the role of food within the environment and society.

Graduate Certificate in Food Systems

The planned Food Systems Certificate program aims to prepare Master’s and Doctoral students to think critically about the multi-level, multi-system factors that affect food production, distribution, and consumption.

Student Groups

There are many student-led groups on campus working on food issues—from food security to food innovation, growing your own food to reducing waste of food. Find the one that's right for you!

Basic Needs Security

Basic Needs Security refers to the food, housing, and wellness security of our community. Find campus Basic Needs Security Resources here.