About the University
California State University, East Bay (commonly referred to as Cal State East Bay, CSU East Bay, or CSUEB) is a public university located in Hayward, California, United States. The university, as part of the 23-campus California State University system, offers 136 undergraduate and 60 post-baccalaureate areas of study. California State University, East Bay has been designated a top–tier institution among master’s–granting universities in the west by U.S. News & World Report and has been recognized as a “Best in the West” college by the Princeton Review.
California State University, East Bay is known for award winning programs, expert instruction, small classes, a highly personalized learning environment—and a choice of more than 100 career-focused fields of study. With two scenic campuses—one in the Hayward Hills overlooking San Francisco Bay and the other in the Concord foothills of Mt. Diablo—plus a professional center in dynamic downtown Oakland, Cal State East Bay is where all your possibilities come into view.
Undergraduate Fields of Study:
- 50 Baccalaureate Degrees
- 61 Minors
Most Popular Undergraduate Majors:
- Business, Health Sciences, Psychology, Nursing, Biology, Kinesiology, Criminal Justice Administration, Sociology, Human Development, Pre-Nursing, Sociology, Communication, Computer Science
– Excerpt from CSU East Bay’s website.
Health insurance is required of all full-time degree, resident, and international students with F1 and J1 visas.
Students attending CSU East Bay campus are required to enroll in the university’s approved health insurance plan provided through Anthem Blue Cross Insurance.
Cost: $840.00 per semester
Living on-campus: On-campus housing is available on first-come first-served basis for undergraduate students. Housing is limited and in high demand so if interested you should apply immediately upon acceptance. Check out the website for more information.
Cost: $3,546 – $5,426 per semester*
*Students living in residence halls must also purchase a meal plan please visit the website for more information.
Off-campus Housing: You may choose to live off campus near the University, for ressources, contact your international student advisor.
The average budget per month: $1,300 -$1,550
In order to be accepted, students must prove financial resources of $9,500.00 per semester.