Walk Zone

Time and place a bicyclist may be cited.

Vehicles and Bicycles on Campus

Drive & Ride Safely and Legally 

For Vehicles:

All vehicles coming onto the UC Berkeley campus must observe the driving and parking regulations identified in the campus policy for Vehicle Access to Campus:


The routes designated for vehicles are identified on the vehicle campus access map below:

BEST Class Schedule

December 20, 2017

If you were cited for riding in the Walk Zone, you can take a class to reduce your fine to $50. BEST Classes are held at on campus on various dates/times, depending on non-affiliate intructor availability.  To signup and learn more visit Bike Safety Classes at Bike East Bay.org

Urban walking. Tips for etiquette and safety.

Welcome to Berkeley. (And to San Francisco. And BART). If you are a clever denizen, you will do a lot of walking.

Believe it or not, San Francisco has approximately two pedestrian versus auto incidents per day.

Not to mention, there's a lot of people in a hurry around here. So— be a good and safe walking urban denizen.

Learn Urban Defensive Walking by reading this article.

The Walk Zone


Bicylists can ride everywhere on campus roadways, paths and courtyards except the time and place we call The Walk Zone.

The Walk Zone is defined as these areas

  • Sproul Plaza,
  • Dwinelle Plaza
  • Sather Rd.  


during the time

  • 8am to 6pm
  • Monday through Friday.