Electric Vehicle (EV) Charging

Electric Vehicle (EV) charging is available in select parking facilities.  Please note that all facilities require a campus parking permit to be displayed (or a parking fee to be paid), and some facilities require an additional charging fee.  Please note that public access to EV charging will be changing on 7/1/21 to priortize access to UC Berkeley employees and students.

Electric Vehicle Charging Locations

Location Charger Type Access Hours Charging Fee Parking Fee
Recreational Sports Facility (RSF) Garage
2301 Bancroft Way
(8) SAE J1772 Level 2 Webasto units delivering approximately 7.5 kW All Users
5:00 am to 2:00 am, except during special events.
(Effective 7/1/21, public access available after 5:00 pm only.)
Dynamic Pricing (approximately $1.50 per hour, see SlrpEV, below, as pre-registration is required)

UC Berkeley Permits (weekdays before 5:00 pm): C, F
Visitor Parking: $2.00 per hour, $20.00 daily maximum

Upper Hearst Structure (1) SAE J1772 Level 2 Clipper Creek unit delivering approximately 6.6 kW All Users
5:00 am to 2:00 am, except during special events.
(Effective 7/1/21, public access available after 5:00 pm only.)
Free

UC Berkeley Permits (weekdays before 5:00 pm): C
Visitor Parking: $2.00 per hour, $20.00 daily maximum

Foothill Lot (6) 110V BEAM EV ARC outlets All Users
5:00 am to 2:00 am, except during special events.
Free

UC Berkeley Permits (weekdays before 5:00 pm): C, F, H, S
Visitor Parking: $2.00 per hour, $20.00 daily maximum

SlrpEV Pilot Program (Smart Learning Pilot for Electric Vehicle Charging Stations)

Access to the EV chargers in the RSF Garage requires pre-registration at sites.google.com/berkeley.edu/slrpev/home after which you will be able to scan a QR code at a charging station to begin an EV charging session.

Other Nearby EV Charging

Electric Vehicle (EV) charging is also available at nearby public parking facilities (not managed or operated by UC Berkeley):