To better serve high school and community college students, the California State University (CSU) has extended the Fall 2021 application deadline to midnight, Pacific Time on March 2, 2021.
Start today to give yourself plenty of time to complete and submit the application on Cal State Apply. You'll find more helpful tips below.
Welcome to Cal State East Bay, home of the Pioneers. Join a community of energetic, diverse students from across the state and around the globe, working together to achieve their educational dreams and to build a better world.
Before You Apply
Join the Future Student Mailing List to receive helpful reminders, admission deadlines and event invitations.
Speak with an Outreach Counselor if you need assistance:
When and How to Apply
Visit Cal State Apply to complete your application for admission to Cal State East Bay.
For Help with the Application
Apply for Financial Aid and Scholarships
Be sure to submit your financial aid application before March 2, with a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) or California Dream Act Application (CADAA). To apply for Scholarships, visit Pioneer Scholarships online. To learn more about our generous financial aid packages, visit the Financial Aid website for future students.
The Office of Financial Aid and Scholarships offers Financial Aid Workshops for future and current students.
Get helpful, step-by-step information about filling out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and California Dream Act Application* (CADAA).
Visit the workshop recordings here
California State University East Bay’s student outreach and admission selection policies and procedures are committed to and adhere to the Standard of the Principles of Good Practice of the National Association for College Admission Counseling. Cal State East Bay is a proud member of the National Association for College Admission Counseling (NACAC) and the Western Association for College Admission Counseling (WACAC).