Giving to CSUB

Ways You Can Support CSUB

California State University, Bakersfield plays a crucial role in Kern County, in the greater Bakersfield area, and in the nation. The university makes a lasting contribution through the education of a creative and diverse workforce, preparing a growing number of professionals such as teachers, nurses, and leaders of our community.

In order to guarantee that the education our students receive is exceptional, CSUB needs private support from members of our community. Private funding plays an increasingly important role in our students' education by enhancing the quality of academic and research programs, providing scholarships for deserving students, and improving campus facilities.The Office for University Advancement offers many ways you can support California State University, Bakersfield. Your donation, whether through a cash gift, or a planned gift, directly enriches the lives of CSUB students. Your gift is an important investment, ensuring that CSUB remains an outstanding resource for the residents of our community and beyond.

You can donate a gift to CSUB online through our secure Online Gift Form. For more information on the ways to give, please select from the available links. If you have additional questions, please contact a member of our development team.

  • Planned Giving - Leaving a Legacy is a way you can make a difference in the lives that follow. For more information, call (661) 654-2136 and ask for a Planned Gift representative.

A Donor Bill of Rights

Philanthropy is based on voluntary action for the common good. It is a tradition of giving and sharing that is primary to the quality of life. To assure that philanthropy merits the respect and trust of the general public, and that donors and prospective donors can have full confidence in the not-for-profit organizations and causes they are asked to support, we declare that all donors have these rights: read more