UC Berkeley Extension—San Francisco Campus

160 Spear St., Floors, 5, 6 and 7
San Francisco, CA 94105 (map)
(415) 284-1060

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Business hours: Mon.–Fri., 8 am–5 pm. In addition the center is open weekday evenings and Saturdays when classes are in session or when the computer lab is open. Please note: Students must enter the building through the Main Street entrance on weekends.

Computer Training Facility open lab hours (the lab is only for Extension students enrolled in classes with an open lab component): Mon.–Thurs., 12–9:45 pm; Fri., 10 am–5 pm; Sat., 10 am–5 pm; closed Sun.

The San Francisco location proctors UC Berkeley Extension online course exams only on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays at 9:00 am. Exams are by appointment only, and you may call to schedule an appointment only when you receive notification that the exam has been sent to our office. The phone number will be provided in that notification.

Wi-Fi Options:

  • AirBears 2: Only available to Concurrent Enrollment and Fall Program for Freshmen students
  • attwifi: Available free for AT&T customers and for a fee to the general public
  • CalVisitor Pilot Program: an in-progress campus-wide Wi-Fi initiative

Public transportation to the San Francisco Campus

  • Muni—lines on Market St. include the 6-Parnassus, F-Market, 9-San Bruno, 21-Hayes, 66-Quintara and 71-Noriega.
  • BART—the campus is located nearest the Embarcadero Sation
  • SamTrans—(800) 660-4287
  • Golden Gate Transit—(415) 923-2000


Rincon Center Garage, 121 Spear St. (between Mission and Howard)–(415) 882-9468

  • Mon.–Fri., 6 am–10 pm; $10 flat rate if you enter after 5 pm and leave by 11:30 pm; $21 early-bird rate if you enter before 8:30 a.m. and leave by 6 pm
  • Sat.–Sun., 8 am–6 pm, $10 flat rate; in the event that the gate is closed, press the intercom and identify yourself as a UC Berkeley Extension student, instructor or staff member.

75 Howard St. Garage (at Spear)—(415) 543-2214

  • Mon.–Fri., 5 am–11 pm; $8 flat rate if you enter after 4 pm and leave by 11 pm
  • Sat., 7 am–6 pm; $6 flat rate for 4 hours, $6 each additional 30 minutes
  • Sun., 9:30 am–6 pm; $6 flat rate for 4 hours, $6 each additional 30 minutes

160 Spear St. Garage

Please be advised that the garage at 160 Spear St. will be closed for maintenance on Saturday, April 9, from 7 am– 3 pm.

  • Mon.–Fri., 7 am–7 pm; $24 flat rate if you enter before 9 am; $27 flat rate if you enter after 9 am; $15 flat rate if you enter after 5 pm (special rate for UC Berkeley Extension, subject to change)
  • Sat.–Sun., closed
  • Please note: Vehicles may not enter the parking garage after 7 pm; however, they may leave at any time. Keep your keys with you if you plan to leave after 7 pm. Parking fees must be paid upon arrival.