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Spring 2021 Admission Opens August 1

For more information and detail on the Spring 2021 admission application period (August 1-31) please visit the apply page. 

All prospective students must apply through Cal State Apply, the California State University website designed to help students through each section of their application process. Many college planning resources are available on Cal State Apply. A standard, non-refundable fee of $70.00 applies (fee waivers are available for those who may qualify), submitted at the time of application.

Located in the San Joaquin Valley of central California, CSUB is one of the twenty-three campuses in the California State University System. We offer more than 50 high quality undergraduate and graduate programs on a 375-acre campus. With approximately 10,000 undergraduate and graduate students and over 400 excellent faculty members, CSUB provides an extraordinary level of student-faculty interaction and a highly personalized learning community. You can learn more about CSUB here.



Office of Admissions and Records

Student Services Building
9001 Stockdale Highway
Bakersfield, CA  93311-1022

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

Enrollment Management


Email: admissions@csub.edu

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