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American Language Program

Your Gateway to Cal State East Bay

The American Language Program (ALP) strives to offer the highest quality academic and cultural programs and activities for a diverse international population and to serve as a resource for Cal State East Bay. For over three decades, our international staff and instructors have offered the resources and support to students from over 50 countries to achieve their personal, academic, and career goals.

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  • ''The ALP experience has prepared me for university study and dramatically changed my view of the world.''- Aymen Moncef Sidhoum from Algeria

Accepting Applications Spring II, 2020! 

Application Deadline: Feb 29. 2020

• Intensive English Program: Mar 19 - May 8

Contact us for deadline if you're a transfer-in student currently studying in the U.S. ALPgen

Contact Us

American Language Program (ALP)
  • California State University, East Bay
  • 25800 Carlos Bee Blvd.
  • SF-102
  • Hayward, CA 94542
  • Office Hours: Mon - Fri, 8 am - 5 pm
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New Student Orientation

For Intensive English Program:

  • WHEN:  March 19-20, 2020 (Mandatory 2-day orientation), check-in: 9:00 AM
  • WHERE:Student & Faculty Support (SF) Building, room 121 (Hayward Campus Map)


Upcoming Term Dates

  • Intensive English Program:
    3/19/2020 - 5/8/2020
  • Pre-Business Analytics Program:
    5/29/2020 – 7/17/2020
  • International Business Diploma Program:
    3/16/2020 – 5/16/2020
  • Paralegal Studies Program:
    3/16/2020 – 5/16/2020
  • Visiting Student Program:
    5/29/2020 – 8/1/2020