Newly Admitted Students: Traditional BSN

Required RSPV

To reserve your seat or decline acceptance, the RSVP Form must be complete and emailed directly to edeleon3@csub.edu. This is to be received no later than the deadline that is indicated on your conditional acceptance notice.

Post-Acceptance Requirements 

Step 1: Place your order and pay for Background Check and Drug Test through CastleBranch. Package code is AI88. Completion deadline for background check and drug test is designated in your Conditional Acceptance Notice.

Step 2: Log-in and activate your CastleBranch account to complete the Post-Acceptance Requirements due by August 14, 2017.

The ATI Payment code and instructions is now updated and available in your CastleBranch account. You may also acces the instructions by clicking on ATI Payment Instructions

For assistance or questions with navigating and submittting requirements, you may contact  contact CastleBranch directly.

Final Official Transcripts (non-CSUB courses)

Final official transcripts to include Spring 2017 grades (prereqs, cognates, general education, electives) are to be received in both the Department of Nursing and the Office of Admissions and Records by July 14, 2017. Please send an official transcripts to the following addresses:

CSUB Department of Nursing
Attn: Pre-Nursing Advisor
9001 Stockdale Hwy, 29 RNC
Bakersfield, CA 93311 
California State University, Bakersfield
Office of Admissions and Records,  47SA
9001 Stockdale Highway
Bakersfield, CA  93311-1022

You Must Wear Your CSUB Nursing Uniform to Sophomore Orientation. 

Please read the Guidelines for Professional Appearance

Appropriate scrubs with required embroidery may be purchased at Personally Yours Embroidery. The vendor will be onsite during Meet and Greet or you may make arrangements directly with Personally Yours to order. 


Failure to complete requirements will result in revoked admissions to the Traditional BSN program and non-enrollment into nursing courses.