Six campuses currently house Native American human remains and cultural items: Berkeley,
Davis, UCLA, Riverside, Santa Barbara, and Santa Cruz. The Berkeley campus houses one of
the largest collections in the United States.
This item provides information about the University's management and treatment of human
remains and cultural items subject to the federal and California Native American Graves
Protection and Repatriation Acts (NAGPRA), including the legal landscape, historical tensions
surrounding this issue, and the University's plans to strengthen NAGPRA activities going