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Admissions at CSUB

Whether you're a prospective student or have already been admitted to CSUB, you'll find everything you need to know about the Admissions process by clicking on the links on the left. 

To apply to CSUB as a first-time freshman, transfer student, graduate student, international student, or veteran, click on Apply to CSUB.

If you've already been admitted to CSUB and need to know what to do next, click on Admitted Students. Important Dates and Deadlines and links to various Admissions Forms are also available.

You may be able to appeal your admission decision if you were not offered admission, or missed a deadline to apply. Information on the appeal process may be found at Admissions Appeals Process.

The Office of Admissions is responsible for determine student eligibility for admission to the university by reviewing applications for admission, reviewing transcripts and preparing decisions on admission. Applying to the university is the first step for all prospective students wishing to pursue a degree as a bachelors, masters, doctoral, or those seeking a credential. Our mission is to achieve “Excellence” through high quality service to students, the campus community, and the general public, in an environment that fosters respect for the individual and promotes and encourages positive growth in students.

Office of Admissions

California State University, Bakersfield
Office of Admissions 
Division of Enrollment Management
Student Services Building, 47SA
9001 Stockdale Highway
Bakersfield, CA 93311-1022

Phone: (661) 654-3036
Fax:  (661) 654-3389

Enrollment Management


Office Hours
Monday - Friday
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM