January 8, 2018

Dear newly admitted Chicanx and Latinx student and parents/guardians:

Felicidades/Congratulations and welcome to the UC Berkeley familia! On behalf of the Chicanx Latinx Student Development office (CLSD) and the UCB Chicanx Latinx Alumni Association (CLAA) at UC Berkeley, we are honored to have you be part of our community. As you start this new chapter, we want to welcome and celebrate you and your familias for the support and guidance they provided to prepare you for UC Berkeley!

With that said, we invite you to attend this year’s Bienvenida/Open House:“Están en Buenas Manos- You Are in Good Hands” at the Center for Latino Policy Research on 2547 Channing Way, to be held Monday, January 15th, 2018 from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

There will be light refreshments and the opportunity to interact with Chicanx Latinx students, staff, faculty and alumni. They are excited to meet you and answer any questions you may have before classes start. You will also receive information on academic and financial resources, as well as learn about programs and events committed to the success of Chicanx and Latinx students.

We hope you can join us!

Please RSVP:

Should you have any questions feel free to e-mail us at or contact us at (510) 642-1802.


Lupe Gallegos-Diaz, Director Chicanx Latinx Student Development

Evelyn Rojo, Program Coordinator, CLSD

Roberto Figueroa, Executive Director Chicanx Latinx Alumni Association