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 & Records is charged to determine student eligibility for admission to and graduation from the university. In addition, our office is responsible for processing transfer credit, maintaining student records, and preparing student academic transcripts.  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 and Records

California State University, Bakersfield
Office of Admissions and Records
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


Summer Office Hours
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Closed on Fridays

We will be closed July 4th and 5th. 


Academic Advising and Resource Center

Phone: (661) 654-2700

Attention Prospective Students!

Visit our Future Students and Parents page for more information about CSUB.