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Upcoming Event

You and your family are invited to attend Spring 2021 Preview Day to be held online on Saturday August 1, starting at 10 am.

This virtual event is for new freshmen and transfer students who are interested in entering Cal State East Bay in Spring semester. The application period to apply for Spring is Aug. 1-31; classes will begin in January 2021.

Learn more and sign up to attend at the Preview Day website

Find Yourself Here

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

Review Admission Requirements and complete your required coursework. Find your major at the Academic Programs web site.

Gather your documents using one of these checklists:

Join the Future Student Mailing List to receive helpful reminders, admission deadlines and event invitations.

Visit the Welcome Center website to learn more about Cal State East Bay's campuses and programs.

Speak with an Outreach Counselor if you need assistance:

  • For High School students: Visit the Welcome Center website to make an appointment.

  • For Transfer students: Make an appointment at your community college transfer center or contact the Outreach Counselor for your school.

When and How to Apply

  • Spring Semester application period is August 1-31. Spring classes begin in January.

  • Fall Semester application period is October 1- November 30. Fall classes begin in August.

Visit Cal State Apply to complete your application for admissions. Available in English and Español.

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).

Contact Us

Student Outreach at the Welcome Center
  • 25800 Carlos Bee Blvd
  • Student & Faculty Support Building, Suite 122
  • Hayward, CA 94542
  • Chat live Monday-Friday 10am-5pm