The Daily Californian is an independent, student-run newspaper that has served as Berkeley’s paper of record for nearly 150 years and trains students in areas of journalism, business and other professional industries. Joining our 300-plus person staff is the best way to join an amazing community of content creators, business leaders and programmers.
Trusted News Source
Content created by our editorial team brings in more than 850,000 monthly page views — serving a school of 36,000 and a city of 116,000.
Student staffers bring in more than $600,000 in yearly advertising revenue and $50,000 per year through alumni and grant support.
More than 20 student managers and editors oversee the Daily Cal’s staff. Senior staff also work on big-picture fiscal sustainability and enterprise reporting projects.
Building the Future
Programmers and online staff have a unique opportunity to innovate in the media industry by collaborating with editorial and business staff on front-end and back-end projects.