College of Environmental Design Launches Masters in Real Estate Development + Design

The newly launched Masters in Real Estate Development + Design is an 11-month interdisciplinary degree program incorporating finance and cutting-edge design to prepare real estate professionals to build sustainable, equitable, and prosperous cities. Read More »


LAEP Associate Professor Kristina Hill Writes Op-Ed on Hurricane Harvey

Associate Professor Kristina Hill's blog post details the environmental consequences of Hurricane Harvey. Read More »


UC Berkeley Spearheads New Methods of Studying Cities With Global Urban Humanities Certificate

New Undergraduate and Graduate Certificates in Global Urban Humanities will accelerate experiments in studying urban life through disciplines ranging from anthropology and architecture to music and rhetoric. Read More »


Better student nutrition by design

The ­products of this summer’s embARC Design Build project aimed to enhance the accessibility and visibility of a host of services providing fresh, affordable and nutritious food to students in need at UC Berkeley. Read More »


DCRP Professor Karen Chapple Receives Fulbright Global Scholar Award for 2017-18

Karen Chapple was named a Fulbright Global Scholar for the 2017-2018 academic year, supporting six months in total of research at three different universities. Read More »


Meet the CED Alum Behind the Curtain at Outside Lands

Meet APE founder and CED alum Greg Perloff (Masters in City & Regional Planning, 1976). Read More »



Welcome to the College of Environmental Design (CED), UC Berkeley’s home for built environment design theory and research, innovation, and practice! CED puts you at the forefront of creating a sustainable future. Read More »