PIoneer Week

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March 22 - March 25 


Pioneer Week is a virtual event for community college students planning to transfer to Cal State East Bay in Fall 2021.



Monday, March 22

If you missed your school's Pioneer Week Welcome Session, please email   to have the recording information emailed to you. 


Tuesday, March 23 


Financial Aid Information Session 

 Watch a recording of this recording  here 

Learn about the  2021-22 FAFSA Application and have your questions answered by our  Financial Aid representatives. 


Academic Colleges Information Sessions 

Attend an information session related to your intended major and have an opportunity to meet faculty, and have your questions answered.


College of Education and Allied Studies

Watch a recording of this session  here

Majors include: Hospitality Recreation and Tourism, Kinesiology, and more 


College of Science

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Majors include: Biological Sciences, Chemistry & Biochemistry, Computer Science, Engineering, Earth & Environmental Sciences, Geology, Health Sciences, Mathematics, Nursing, Physics, Psychology, Statistics and Biostatistics


College of Business

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Majors include: Accounting & Finance, Economics, Management, Marketing and more 


College of Letters, Arts, and Social Sciences

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Majors include: Anthropology, Art, CommunicationCriminal Justice AdministrationEnglishEthnic StudiesHistoryHuman Development & Women's StudiesLiberal StudiesModern Languages & LiteraturesMusicPhilosophyPolitical SciencePublic Affairs & AdministrationSocial WorkSociology & Social ServicesTheatre & Dance, and more 


*** For a full list of  our majors and degree programs, visit our  Colleges and Departments page 


Wednesday, March 24 

Welcome Center Student Panel, Internships and AACE Academic Advising & Career Education (AACE)

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Hear about what it’s really like as a student at Cal State East Bay. Listen to experiences from our Welcome Center Ambassadors and ask questions about campus life and their transition into college. 

Internships for academic credit are an effective way for you to gain work experience in your field of study before graduation.  Our Internships Coordinator will talk to you about how their office can help you create a road map for career success! 

AACE Academic Advising & Career Education (AACE) will also be providing information about holistic academic advising to first and second-year students through the FASST program, and Internship and Career Exploration for all undergraduate students


Thursday, March 24 

Student Equity and Success (SEAS) Programs, Student Life  & Leadership, and Transfer Student Programs 

Zoom Meeting ID:  822 9145 6532

4:00 - 5:30 PM 

You will learn about the support programs of Student Equity and Success (SEAS): EOP, EXCEL, GANAS, Sankofa, Pacific Islander, and Asian programs and the Renaissance Scholars Program. These support programs at Cal State East Bay serve specific student populations including Black, Latinx, Pacific Islander, and Asian communities.  In addition, SEAS supports first-generation students, students that come from low-income families, and/ or students that are former foster youth. 

In addition,  Student Life and Leadership Programs will give you an overview of how they coordinate new student and family orientation programs, transfer student programs, student clubs and organizations, leadership programs, and campus life events for the university! You will hear from current Cal State East Bay students who have recently transferred. and why they chose Cal State East Bay and what they are gaining from their experience here academically, socially, and personally


Individuals who require accommodations for this event please contact Accessibility Services. Email or call 510-885-3868


For your convenience, this virtual event will be available for viewing online during our enrollment season.