Use your Cal student I.D. to get ongoing privileges, just for you!
FREE gallery admission for you and a friend
Eleven galleries, twenty-five exhibitions annually, and a world-class collection spanning three thousand years. Don’t keep it to yourself—bring a friend and you both get in for free. Always. No exceptions.
REDUCED-PRICE TICKETS to PFA Theater - just $5.50
It’s a year-round film festival and you’re invited—at a reduced price. Find out what’s on. Plus, you can use your Cal 1 card to buy tickets at the box office.
CAL STUDENT FILM PASS
This new program allows UC Berkeley students to purchase a semester film pass for a flat fee of $35, valid for unlimited admission to regular-priced PFA programs for the entire semester. Semester passes are on sale now.
MEET artists, curators, and filmmakers
BAM/PFA offers many opportunities to meet the people behind the art, be they artists and filmmakers, academics, or curators. Get it from the horse’s mouth—find out what motivates and stimulates the people who shape the culture of today.
INVITATIONS to student events
Each year the BAM/PFA Student Committee presents two blowout all-student events that combine art, film, music, and performance in spaces in, on, and around the museum. Sign up for regular e-mail updates and be the first to hear about these and other special events including free screenings and sneak previews at PFA at bampfa.berkeley.edu/signup.
FREE access to the BAM/PFA Library and Film Study Center
The Library and Film Study Center has thousands of books, periodicals, posters, and photographs, and more than 80,000 files on individual films, personalities, filmmakers, and related subjects. Find out more about how to use the Library and Film Study Center.
FREE lectures, seminars, and discussions
BAM/PFA education programs present scholars from across campus and around the world in a year-round series of panel discussions, gallery talks, slide-illustrated lectures, and conferences—most of which are free to Cal students. See what’s coming up.
FREE gallery tours
Find out more about what you’re looking at. Tours are scheduled most Thursdays at 12:15 p.m., and Sundays at 2 p.m. Find out what’s coming up on our calendar page.
10% DISCOUNT at the Museum Store
The Museum Store has one of the largest selections of titles on art, film, design, photography, and architecture anywhere in the Bay Area, plus a great range of cards, jewelry, and gifts. Browse the store.