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What is bCal?

bCal is the Berkeley brand for Google Calendar, which is a free online calendar available to students, faculty, and staff. 

Learn what's new in Google Calendar.

Best Uses for bCal?

bCal is a good solution for:

  • Sharing and seeing appointment availability
  • Scheduling recurring meetings
  • Booking conference rooms or equipment
  • Notifying colleagues of vacation schedules

Review Collaboration Options

Review and compare available collaboration options in the Berkeley Knowledge Base. 

At a Glance

Key benefits:

Specific features:

  • Cloud-based hosting
  • Approved for UC P3 data (formerly UCB PL1)*
  • Data encrypted in transit and at rest

*Please visit the Security website for detailed information related to acceptable data use in G Suite.

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