SUMMER 2021 UPDATE: As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic and in order to maintain the safety of our students and instructors, this summer's Greek Workshop will again be conducted remotely. Click here to see a description of the remote format. After the success of last summer's remote workshop, our instructors are confident in their ability to maintain the rigor, engagement, and enjoyment of this course. If you have any questions, please email the director, Christopher Jelen, at

Registration - General Information

The Greek Workshop is offered through UC Berkeley Summer Sessions and runs for ten weeks from June 7 to August 13, 2021. No previous knowledge of Greek is required. The course covers Greek grammar in the first six weeks; the last four weeks are devoted to reading works of Greek literature in the original. Full attendance is required. By University policy, auditors are not permitted. Registration for Summer 2021 will open on February 16th for non-UC Berkeley students!

Tuition and Fellowships

The tuition cost, as determined by UC Berkeley Summer Sessions, varies depending on status (UC undergraduate, UC graduate student, visiting student). Details can be found here; please note that the Workshop is a ten-unit course. There will be up to eight fellowships each providing a $3,000 rebate from tuition costs. Application instructions for the fellowships, and deadline information, can be found here.

Steps for Registration

  1. Read the page provided by the University on how to register for information about University of California policies and to access the registration portals.
  2. Provide the following Class Number in order to register: 10593 (lecture) and either 10615 or 10616 (recitations). You may choose either recitation section and it will have no affect the scheduling of the course. The schedule of the synchronous course components will be determined after a pre-course survey is conducted. You can also find these numbers here.
  3. If you have any questions about online registration, please contact UC Berkeley Summer Sessions for help.