California State University East Bay

Hayward, CA

Website: www.csueastbay.edu/

Public
Co-ed
12,998
Undergraduate
Students
(61.6%) 8,005 Women
(38.4%) 4,993 Men
2,437
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Minimally difficult
Overall Admission Rate
74% of 15,963 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
No
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
November 30

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.20
SAT Math
440-540 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
502 average
450-550 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
19 average
16-21 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
In-state: $25,099
Out-of-state: $38,071
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $6,939
Out-of-state: $19,911
Room and Board
$13,980
Average Percent of Need Met
61%
Average Freshman Award
$12,379
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$19,149
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Quarter
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
388
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 4% of classes
10-19 students: 11% of classes
20-29 students: 29% of classes
30-39 students: 29% of classes
40-49 students: 12% of classes
50-99 students: 15% of classes
Over 100 students: 0% of classes
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Campus Life

Hayward Population
149,392
Nearest Metropolitan Area
San Francisco Bay Area
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are given priority consideration for housing
Students in College Housing
 
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division II, National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics
Mascot
Pioneer Pete
Sororities
 
Fraternities
 
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.2% American Indian/Alaskan Native
25.2% Asian
10.8% Black/African-American
36.7% Hispanic/Latino
6.1% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.9% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
15.9% White
4.1% Unknown
International Students
6.3% from 54 countries
First-Year Students Returning
75.3%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
10.3%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
80%
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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Freshman Admission Requirements


Entrance Difficulty

Minimally Difficult: Most freshmen were not in the top 50% of their high school class and scored somewhat below 1010 on the SAT I or below 19 on the ACT; up to 95% of all applicants accepted.

High School Preparation

High School Graduation
High school diploma required and GED is accepted
High School Program
College preparatory program is required

High School Units Required or Recommended

High School Units Required or Recommended
Subject Required Units Recommended Units
English 4  
Mathematics 3  
Science 2  
Foreign Language 2  
Social Studies    
History 2  
Academic Electives 1  

Examinations

Examinations
Exam Required Units Scores Due in Admissions Office
SAT or ACT Required for some February 1
SAT Only    
ACT Only    
SAT and SAT Subject Tests, or ACT    
SAT Subject Tests Only  
SAT Essay Component Policy Not reported
ACT Writing Test Policy Accepted with or without writing component
ACT Writing Test Policy SAT: No policy as of now
ACT: No policy as of now

Applying for Admission


Admissions Office

Address
25800 Carlos Bee Boulevard
City, State, Zip
Hayward, CA 94542-3000
Phone
(510) 885-2784
Fax
(510) 885-3816
E-mail
admissions@csueastbay.edu

Application Dates and Fees

Regular Admisson Deadline
November 30
Application Fee
$55
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
Rolling
Accept Offer of Admission
Not reported
Waiting List Used
No
Defer Admission
Student cannot defer admission
Transfer Admission
Transfer applications accepted

Early Admission

Early Decision Offered
No
Early Decision Deadline
 
Early Decision Notification
 
Early Action Offered
No
Early Action Deadline
 
Early Action Notification
 

Application Form

Common Application
Not accepted
Universal College Application
Not accepted
Electronic Application
Available

Other Application Requirements

Interview
Not Required
Essay or Personal Statement
 
Letters of Recommendation
 
Other
California State University eligibility index required for freshmen
Financial Need
Financial need is not a consideration in the admissions process

Selection of Students


Selection of Students
Factor Very Important Important Considered Not Considered
Rigor of Secondary School Record X
Academic GPA X
Standardized Tests X
Class Rank X
Recommendations X
Essay
Interview
Level of Applicant's Interest X
Extracurricular Activities X
Volunteer Work X
Particular Talent/Ability X
Character/Personal Qualities X
First Generation to Attend College X
State Residency X
Geographic Residence X
Relation with Alumnus X
Religious Affiliation/Commitment X
Ethnicity X
Work Experience X

Profile of Fall Admission


Overall Admission Rate
74% of 15,963 applicants were admitted
Women
76% of 9,906 applicants were admitted
Men
70% of 6,057 applicants were admitted
Students Enrolled
3,815 (32%) of 11,824 admitted students enrolled
Women
2,408 (32%) of 7,569 admitted students enrolled
Men
1,407 (33%) of 4,255 admitted students enrolled
Early Decision Admission Rate
 
Early Action Admission Rate
 
Students Offered Wait List
 
Students Accepting Wait List Position
 
Students Admitted From Wait List
 

Grade Point Average of Enrolled Freshmen (4.0 scale)

Average GPA
3.20
3.75 and Above
8%
3.50 - 3.74
12%
3.25 - 3.49
17%
3.00 - 3.24
27%
2.50 - 2.99
35%
2.00 - 2.49
1%

SAT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen

SAT Math
440-540 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
1%
Score of 600 - 700
8%
Score of 500 - 600
40%
Score of 400 - 500
41%
Score of 300 - 400
9%
Score of 200 - 300
0%
SAT EBRW
502 average
450-550 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
1%
Score of 600 - 700
9%
Score of 500 - 600
42%
Score of 400 - 500
44%
Score of 300 - 400
4%
Score of 200 - 300
0%

ACT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen

ACT Composite
19 average
16-21 range of middle 50%
Score of 30 - 36
1%
Score of 24 - 29
8%
Score of 18 - 23
48%
Score of 12 - 17
42%
Score of 6 - 11
1%
Score of 5 or Below
0%

Other Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

High School Class Rank
 
National Merit Scholar
Not reported
Valedictorian
Not reported
Class President
Not reported
Student Government Officer
Not reported

Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
In-state: $25,099
Out-of-state: $38,071
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $6,939
Out-of-state: $19,911
Room and Board
$13,980
Books and Supplies
$1,500
Other Expenses
$2,680
Payment Plans
Installment plan

Applying for Financial Aid


Financial Aid Office

Email
Web Site
Financial Aid Web Site
Net Price Calculator URL
Net Price Calculator URL

Application Process

Application Deadline
Priority deadline March 2
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning March 31
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 001138
Free

Profile of 2018 - 19 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
1,206 (76.1%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
1,158 (96.0%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,146 (99.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
29 (2.5%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
61%
Average Award
$12,379
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,120 (97.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $9,758
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 701 (61.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,332
Merit-Based Gift
Not reported
Merit-Based Gift
Not reported

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
7,847 (61.3%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
7,676 (97.8%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
7,559 (98.5%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
189 (2.5%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
55%
Average Award
$10,778
Need-Based Gift
Received by 7,178 (95.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $8,545
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 4,081 (54.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,498
Merit-Based Gift
Not reported
Merit-Based Gift
Not reported

Borrowing

2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
47%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$19,149
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
3.0%
Parents of Students Not Receiving Aid
1.0%

Financial Aid Programs


Loans

Federal Loans
Direct subsidized Stafford loans, direct unsubsidized Stafford loans, direct PLUS loans, Federal Perkins loans
State Loans
 
Other Loans
College/university loans

Scholarships and Grants

Need-Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships
Non-Need–Based Available
None

Non-Need Awards

Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Music
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 

Employment

Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
Not reported
Academic Calendar System
Quarter
Summer Session
Offered
General Catalog/Bulletin
Online Catalog

Undergraduate Education


Undergraduate Majors

  • Anthropology
  • Art History, Criticism and Conservation
  • Art/Art Studies, General
  • Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
  • Biochemistry
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Chemistry, General
  • Communication Sciences and Disorders, General
  • Computer Engineering, General
  • Computer Science
  • Construction Management
  • Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
  • Criminal Justice/Police Science
  • Dance, General
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • Economics, General
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Environmental Science
  • Environmental Studies
  • Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other
  • Fine/Studio Arts, General
  • French Language and Literature
  • Geography
  • Geology/Earth Science, General
  • Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other
  • Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General
  • History, General
  • Hospitality Administration/Management, Other
  • Human Development and Family Studies, General
  • Industrial Engineering
  • International Relations and Affairs
  • Kinesiology and Exercise Science
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
  • Mass Communication/Media Studies
  • Mathematics, General
  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General
  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
  • Music, General
  • Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies
  • Philosophy
  • Physics, General
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Psychology, General
  • Sociology
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Speech Communication and Rhetoric
  • Statistics, General
Most Popular Disciplines
Business/marketing, Health professions and related sciences, Social sciences
Combined Liberal Arts/Professional Degree Programs
None
Special Programs
Accelerated program, Cooperative work study program, Student-designed major, Distance learning, Double major, English as a second language, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session
Study Abroad
Offered
Online Degrees
Some online degree programs

Curriculum and Graduation Requirements


General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Computer
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Foreign Language
Not required
Math/Science
Required for all students

Faculty and Instruction


Full-Time Faculty
388
Part-Time Faculty
494
Full-Time Faculty with Ph.D./Terminal Degree
Not reported
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 4% of classes
10-19 students: 11% of classes
20-29 students: 29% of classes
30-39 students: 29% of classes
40-49 students: 12% of classes
50-99 students: 15% of classes
Over 100 students: 0% of classes
Discussion Section/Lab Class Size
2-9 students: 6% of discussion sections/labs
10-19 students: 39% of discussion sections/labs
20-29 students: 50% of discussion sections/labs
30-39 students: 5% of discussion sections/labs
50-59 students: 0% of discussion sections/labs

Advanced Placement


International Baccalaureate
Accepted
Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations
Accepted for placement and credit
Sophomore Standing
Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources


Library Available on Campus
Yes
Holdings
983,169
Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available on Campus
700
Internet/E-mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services


Remedial Instruction
Offered
Tutoring
Available
Services for Learning Disabled Students
Available
Services for Physically Disabled Students
Hearing impaired services, speech disorders services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Graduate/Professional School Education


Master's Degrees Offered

Master of Arts, Master of Social Work, Master of Business Administration, Master of Science, Master of Public Administration

Master's Programs of Study

  • Biochemistry
  • Chemistry
  • Communication Disorders
  • Communication--General
  • Counselor Education
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Economics
  • Education--General
  • Educational Leadership and Administration
  • Educational Media/Instructional Technology
  • English
  • English as a Second Language
  • Finance and Banking
  • History
  • Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Management Strategy and Policy
  • Marine Sciences
  • Marketing
  • Mathematics
  • Mathematics Education
  • Public History
  • Reading Education
  • Social Sciences Education

Doctoral Degrees Offered

Doctor of Education

Doctoral Programs of Study

  • Not reported

Location and Setting


Hayward Population
149,392
Nearest Metropolitan Area
San Francisco Bay Area
Campus Size
343 acres

Weather

Temperature
45.8 average low in January, 68.7 average high in September
Rain
68 rainy days per year

Getting Around

Campus Map
Map
Nearest Bus Station
4 mile(s) from campus in Hayward
Nearest Train Station
15 mile(s) from campus in Oakland

Housing


College Housing
College offers housing to students
Types of Housing
Coed housing, disabled student housing
Students in College Housing
 
Housing Requirements
 
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are given priority consideration for housing
Students Living Off Campus/Commuting
14%
Off-Campus Housing Assistance
Assistance in locating off-campus housing is available

Security


24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices
Available
24-Hour Security Patrols
Available
Late-Night Transport/Escort Services
Available
Electronically Operated Housing Entrances
Available
Other
 

Personal Support Services


Health Service
Offered
Personal Counseling
Offered
Child Care
Offered

Sports and Recreation


Intercollegiate Athletics

Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division II, National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics
Mascot
Pioneer Pete
School Colors
Black, white, and red

Intercollegiate Sports Offered

Sports Women Men
Offered Scholarships Offered Scholarships
Baseball     x x
Basketball x x x x
Cross-Country Running x x x x
Golf x x x x
Soccer x x x x
Softball x x    
Swimming And Diving x x    
Track And Field x x x x
Volleyball x x    
Water Polo x x    
Women's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball    
Basketball x x
Cross-Country Running x x
Golf x x
Soccer x x
Softball x x
Swimming And Diving x x
Track And Field x x
Volleyball x x
Water Polo x x
Mens's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball x x
Basketball x x
Cross-Country Running x x
Golf x x
Soccer x x
Softball    
Swimming And Diving    
Track And Field x x
Volleyball    
Water Polo    
Women's Club Sports
 
Men's Club Sports
 

Recreational Sports

Intramural Sports
badminton, basketball, golf, gymnastics, racquetball, soccer, softball, swimming and diving, tennis, volleyball, weight lifting

Student Activities


Activities and Organizations
choral groups, marching band, drama theatre, student newspaper, national fraternities, national sororities, tau sigma hour society, east bay student nursing association, golden key honor society, black student union, sigma sigma sigma society
Sororities
 
Fraternities
 
ROTC
 

Student Body


Coeducational
Yes
All Undergraduates
12,998
Women
8,005 (61.6%)
Men
4,993 (38.4%)
Full-Time Undergraduates
11,306
Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.2% American Indian/Alaskan Native
25.2% Asian
10.8% Black/African-American
36.7% Hispanic/Latino
6.1% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.9% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
15.9% White
4.1% Unknown
International Students.
6.3% from 54 countries
Average Age
24
All Graduate Students
2,437

Undergraduate Retention and Graduation


First-Year Students Returning
75.3%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
10.3%
Students Graduating Within 5 Years
31.4%
Students Graduating Within 6 Years
42.2%

After Graduation


Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
80%
Average Starting Salary
80%
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
Disciplines Pursued
Not reported

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