Explore Cal State East Bay
Where All Your Possibilities Come Into View.
Welcome to the Bay. Higher education is your path to personal discovery and development. At California State University, East Bay, that path will take you higher and further than you imagined you could go. When you arrive on campus, one of the first things you'll notice is our spectacular, panoramic view.
As a student at Cal State East Bay, you'll encounter new ideas and new ways of thinking and learning. You'll grow to understand the many opportunities that await you as an educated professional. And as you acquire new knowledge and skills, your place in the world –– and all your possibilities –– will come into view.
Cal State East Bay is a student–centered university. Our professors are here to teach. While faculty scholarship and research are prized, teaching and interacting with you is our primary mission. As a new student, you'll encounter our remarkably personalized learning environment, with small classes, and dedicated professors. With access to a wide range of advising, tutoring and other student services, you'll get the individualized instruction and attention you deserve. At Cal State East Bay, your instructors will know you by name, inspire you with their knowledge and insight, and mentor you in the classroom and beyond.
The professors at Cal State East Bay are dedicated to your success. Our location in the San Francisco Bay Area attracts award–winning professors, many who are recognized experts in their fields. This allows us to offer a strong academic course of study and a real–world curriculum that will prepare you for a lifetime of personal achievement and career success.
California State University, East Bay tops the index for value and affordability with among the lowest fees in the nation for comparable institutions. Yet, the academic rigor of our curriculum and our personalized learning environment compare favorably with many high–priced private universities and colleges. That's why Cal State East Bay is widely regarded as a best value in public university education.
Three San Francisco Bay Area Locations
Cal State East Bay serves the region and beyond with two scenic campuses nestled in the San Francisco East Bay, and a professional development and conference center in downtown Oakland. Our Hayward campus overlooks Northern California's beautiful San Francisco Bay and the surrounding skyline of bridges, cities, hills and mountains. Our Concord Campus, which offers upper–division and graduate courses, is located in the nearby foothills of Mt. Diablo. Our Professional Development and Conference Center in Oakland offers continuing education for working professionals, career training, and well–equipped conference facilities in a convenient downtown location.
Wherever you attend, Cal State East Bay offers you an inspiring setting for personal growth, career exploration, academic achievement, and friendship, plus a view that stretches all the way to tomorrow.