What is the IELTS?

IELTS Logo IELTS, the International English Language Testing System, is an examination designed to assess the language ability of candidates who need to study or work where English is the language of communication.

IELTS is recognized by universities, such as California State University, East Bay, professional bodies, immigration authorities and other government agencies as a demonstration of English proficiency. 

California State University, East Bay is an official IELTS Testing Centre and offers the test on campus at least once a month.

Please review the IELTS Information for Candidates booklet.  You may visit for addtional information. 



Test Preparation

Office Hours

  • Monday-Thursday: 9:00-3:00
  • Friday: 9:00-12:00

Please allow 48 hours for response on all inquiries. 

Contact Us

California State University, East Bay
American Language Program – SF 102
25800 Carlos Bee Blvd.
Hayward, CA 94542
Phone: (510) 885-7434
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