Filing periods are based on the semester you wish to enter the university. For more information see Deadlines for Application. Allow 8 to 12 weeks for your application to be processed.
After you receive your admission decision, it is important that you refer to your admitted student packet for all deadlines that students must meet to maintain their admission status, and for helpful information meant to help you through the admission process.
See Document Submission for information about transcripts and test scores.
Refer to Tuition and Fees for estimated cost information.
Once we receive your application, we will send your NetID via email and regular mail within about two weeks. If you have questions about your NetID, see Activate Your NetID.
Check How to Apply to find the requirements for admission for your program.
See Transferring Credits for information about transferring credits.
See International Admission for information about international students.
Yes, Cal State East Bay is a Western Undergraduate Education (WUE) school and a Western Regional Graduate Program (WRGP), which permits students from participating Western states to save on tuition. See Western Undergraduate Exchange Program for details.
Yes, Cal State East Bay has many programs and courses for working adults including Continuing Education and professional development, online courses, and Program for Accelerated College Education (PACE).
Yes, courses can be taken without enrolling through the Open University.
Visit the Accessibility Services web site for information regarding accommodations and support services for students with disabilities.
Conditional admission means your admission is based on the information you self-report on your application. Cal State East Bay reserves the right to cancel your admission for any of the following reasons: the class/grade information on your application form does not match your transcript, your planned courses are not completed, you do not maintain your self-reported GPA, or you do not submit documents by the required deadines.
The impacted major at Cal State East Bay is Nursing. This major requires a supplemental application for admission.
For information about majors, degree, and support programs that require supplemental applications for admission, visit Application and Document Deadlines.
No you cannot. Your application to Cal State East Bay applies only to the semester you indicate on your application at the time of submission.
At this time, Cal State East Bay only accepts applications for second baccalaureate students interested in pursuing Nursing, Health Science, or the online Business Administration degree completion program administered through University Extension. Visit the Second Bachelor's Degree admission page for information about admission requirements.
See Credential Program Applicants in the How to Apply section.
Yes, Cal State East Bay accepts undeclared students for first-time freshmen only. You are encouraged to declare a major no later than your junior year for the timely completion of your degree.