California State University, East Bay


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. Conveniently located in the heart of the San Francisco East Bay, Cal State East Bay is situated close to business, cultural, and high-technology centers in San Francisco, Oakland, Berkeley, and San Jose. Established in 1957, the university offers affordable, quality education with small class sizes and a lively and diverse campus community of more than 14,000 students.  Undergraduate students with residency in a WUE state who enroll full-time are eligible to receive a reduced tuition rate equal to 150 percent of the amount charged to California residents -- a savings of approximately $5,646 each year. Learn more about becoming a WUE student at Cal State East Bay.

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This institution offers the WUE rate to transfer students.

The WUE tuition rate applies to the majors listed below. If the major is not listed here, it is not eligible for the WUE rate:

Program Name   Degree Type(s)    
Anthropology   BA    
Art   BA    
Biochemistry   BA, BS    
Biological Science   BA, BS    
Business Administration   BS    
Chemistry   BA, BS    
Communication   BA    
Computer Engineering, Computer Science   BS    
Construction Management   BS    
Criminal Justice Administration   BS    
Economics   BA    
English   BA    
Environmental Science   BS    
Environmental Studies   BA    
Ethnic Studies   BA    
French   BA    
Geography   BA, BS    
Geology   BA, BS    
Health Sciences   BS    
History   BA    
Hospitality and Tourism   BS    
Human Development   BA    
Industrial Engineering   BS    
Interdisciplinary Studies   BA, BS    
International Studies   BA    
Kinesiology   BS    
Latin American Studies   BA    
Liberal Studies   BA    
Mathematics   BS    
Music   BA    
Philosophy   BA    
Physics   BA, BS    
Political Science   BA    
Pre-Business Administration   No Degree    
Pre-Nursing Studies   BS    
Psychology   BA, BS    
Recreation   BS    
Sociology   BA    
Spanish   BA    
Speech Pathology and Audiology   BS    
Statistics   BS    
Theatre Arts   BA    
Women's Studies (Implementation pending)   BS    

Enrollment Information

California State University, East Bay accepts applications for admission for the Fall, Winter, Spring and Summer quarters. Review the information below for admission criteria and instructions on how to apply to the University. 

Freshmen Admission Requirements
California State University, East Bay reviews freshmen applicants for admission based on completion of high school coursework, high school grade point average, and SAT or ACT scores. Learn more about Freshmen Admission.  

Transfer Admission Requirements
California State University, East Bay reviews transfer applicants for admission based on the number of units of coursework completed, grade point average, and additional requirements. Learn more about Transfer Admission.  



Contact Information

California State University, East Bay
25800 Carlos Bee Boulevard
Hayward, CA 94542

Office of Admission: (510) 885-2784
Fax: (510) 885-4059

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