Welcome to California State University, Bakersfield!

Thank you for visiting our website! 

Office of International Students and Programs:

The International Students and Programs Office (ISP) takes the lead in enhancing the quality of the student experience for international students by promoting their engagement on campus and in the community. ISP increases awareness of international students, promotes diversity, and supports cultural and linguistic development.  Finally, ISP allows domestic students to earn life-long skills and enhance their awareness to become responsible global citizens through the Study Abroad Programs. 

Please use the links to the left to navigate our site or see below for the quick access menu:

International Students:

How to apply

Admission Requirements


Information about VISA

Study Abroad Program:

General Requirements

Available Programs


Health Insurance

Driving in the US

International Students Employment

International Students and Programs

California State University, Bakersfield
42 SA
9001 Stockdale Highway
Bakersfield,CA 93311  U.S.A. 

Phone: (661) 654-6113
Fax:     (661) 654-6950
Email:  csubis@csub.edu

Building Location: Located inside the AARC

Office hours

Office hours:

Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Summer Hours: Monday - Thursday 9:00 am - 4 pm