Resources For Students
The Degree Roadmap is a suggested plan of when to take classes to complete your specific major and option in an efficient fashion.
The College of Science Student Service Center provides comprehensive major advising and support for students in the Health Sciences, Biology, Chemistry, and Biochemistry majors. Students with with other majors should see their Faculty Advisor. The Student Services Center advisors assist students in thoroughly understanding their major/minor requirements, planning classes, and completing necessary paperwork. Their goal is to help students as they transition into university life and develop useful skills to complete their degree. The Center also supports students in other majors with routine and general questions.
In addition to meeting with your major advisor, there are College of Science Faculty Advisors who meet with students to discuss class substitutions, field specializations, career exploration, and department specific questions.
The catalog is the go-to resource to learn about what programs the University offers, what courses you need to complete your degree, course descriptions, units, prerequisites, and learning outcomes. It also provides helpful information on University policies regarding enrollment, admission, and grading.
Student Health & Counseling Services is a fully accredited outpatient clinic staffed by Board Certified Physicians, and licensed Nurse Practitioners, Nurses, and Counselors. Student Health & Counseling Services offers basic medical care for most illnesses and injuries and various elective services.
To report an incident, please contact the Title IX coordinator, confidential advocate, or for a list of resources or more information, please visit the Title IX website.
California State Uuniversity East Bay (CSUEB) has created a network of structures, policies and procedures for working with at-risk students (including the potentially violent student) for the purposes of providing support to the individual student and ensuring a safe campus environment. With regard to students in distress, the university has the responsibility to set the policies and programs that promote a safe campus environment and to respond to students who are at risk or are an imminent danger to self or others. Each organizational unit of the campus involved in this effort has a specific set of functions. However, it is the interaction of the various units of the system that is crucial when encountering the complex cases involving at-risk students.
The University Police Department is a professionally trained police department established pursuant to Section 89560 of the Education Code to fulfill the Public Safety needs of the campus Community. The department has primary responsibility for public safety on the Hayward and Contra Costa Campuses and one mile beyond its borders.
Pioneers for H.O.P.E (Helping Our Pioneers Excel) California State University, East Bay's new intervention program will address the Chancellor's food and housing security initiatives to include wide-ranging efforts to immediately serve some of our most-at risk students facing homelessness, food insecurity, and other various crisis situations.
The STEM LAB, housed in the College of Science, is a community learning space that connects students with graduate Teaching Associates (TAs) and undergraduate Learning Assistants (LAs). This study space is designed to support students in specific courses for BIOL, CS, EES, MATH, PHYS, PSYC, PH/HSC, and STAT. Students are encouraged to drop in for LA office hours, use the space to meet with study groups, or work on homework.
Cal State East Bay publishes over 125 scholarship opportunities annually with awards ranging from $500 to $10,000. To apply, check out Pioneer Scholarships for more information on need-based and merit scholarships through individual departments, College of Science, CSUEB, the CSU System, and external organizations.
Visit this link to find availible scholarships opportunites. To find scholarships from the College of Science, select the "filter" option and select College of Science under "organization". Be sure to check out the hundreds of institutional scholarships and many private scholarships that are tailored specifically to your eligibility.