Family Responsive Policies

Read more about UC's family-responsive policies and commitments here.

Dependent care resources

Partner and Spouse Employment

Resources are available for for partners and spouses seeking employment. 

  • The UC Berkeley jobs website posts all open academic and staff positions at Berkeley. 
  • The Higher Education Recruitment Consortium (HERC) posts jobs at UC Berkeley and other local universities. You can create a profile to receive notifications of new postings of interest to you. 
  • Chairs and Deans can sometimes assist in locating academic employment at Berkeley.

Health and wellness programs

Be Well at Work Faculty/Staff Health Programs at UC Berkeley
Please visit this link for workshops, resources, and health programs. Workshop topics include health & wellness, ergonomics, disability management, elder care, financial wellness, parenting, and stress management.

Breastfeeding Support Program
Please visit this link for information on the BFSP program, including registration, breast pump products available, lactation rooms on campus, classes, accommodation, supplies and additional resources.

The Pregnant ScholarThis website helps ensure the success of student parents and seeks to advance women’s representation in STEM fields by providing user-friendly information and resources on Title IX for faculty, administrators, and pregnant students and postdocs.  The site includes a wide range of tools—from introductory videos to in-depth best-practice guides.