Campus Overview

The San Francisco North Bay campus is based in College of Marin, in the city of Kentfield, Marin County, California. A 20-minute drive across the world-famous Golden Gate Bridge to San Francisco, Marin County is nestled between UC Berkeley and Napa Valley, and boasts some of the best scenery and options for outdoor activities in Northern California.

Location

Location at a Glance

  • Located in Kentfield, California
  • 15 minutes from San Francisco
  • Close to UC Berkeley and Napa Valley
  • Mild climate ranging from 9°C (January) to 20°C (July) with great weather all year round

Specialized Programs

The San Francisco North Bay campus is home to both the Berkeley and UCLA Preparation Program and UBridge’s Art and Design program. Visit the relevant page to find out more information.

College of Marin

Founded in 1926, College of Marin is one of the leading transfer colleges in California, boasting the best transfer admit rate to UC Berkeley* and the Juilliard School in the U.S. The campus was recently upgraded in a $150 million renovation, so students enjoy state-of-the-art facilities.

 

Our San Francisco North Bay campus also has a specialized Art and Design route, and the UC Berkeley and UCLA Preparation Program.

Campus Fast Facts

  • Students attend College of Marin
  • Over 1,000 university majors available through transfer
  • Pathway to the University of California
    • More than 50 percent of transfer students from College of Marin progress to UC Berkeley or UCLA
  • Best transfer admit rate to UC Berkeley in the U.S.*
    • 35% of applicants are accepted to UC Berkeley
  • Art and Design Program
  • Hosts UC Berkeley and UCLA Preparation Program
  • Less than 1% international student population
  • Average class size of 14
  • 28 student clubs and societies

*For institutions with more than 30 admits