Profile: California State University, San Bernardino

Fast Facts

Location:San Bernardino
On Campus:10%
  • Fall 09/21-12/15
  • Winter 01/08-03/23
  • Spring 04/09-06/15

Tuition & Payments

You will pay in-state/in province tuition/fees directly to your host campus.
OPEN - Host campus accepts ALL qualified applicants.

You will pay your normal tuition/fees to your home campus.
OPEN - Host campus accepts ALL qualified applicants.

Estimated Per Quarter
Costs For Plan A Tuition & Fees:

Estimated Per Quarter
Costs For Room And Meals:

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Receive From Canada

Campus Diversity
1%Native/First Nation
1%Hawaiian/Pacific Island
3%Two or more races

Campus Profile

California State University San Bernardino's sprawling park-like campus is located six miles north of San Bernardino in Southern California. Mountain sports such as snow and water skiing are less than an hour's drive from campus while Pacific Ocean beaches are less than two hours drive. San Diego is two hours away and Las Vegas is four hours from campus.

Campus Location - CSUSB is conveniently located for all Southern California destinations.

Helpful Information - It is helpful that CSUSB welcomes more than 40 NSE students each academic quarter and this makes it easier for NSE students to meet and do things together.

Undergraduate Majors Open to NSE Students

Anthropology: Anthropology

Area Studies: American Studies

Art/Design/Fine Art: Art, Art Education, Art History, Graphic Design, Studio Art, Theater Art, Visual Arts

Athletics: Exercise Science, Physical Education

Biological Sciences: Biology/Life Science

Business: Accounting, Business, Business Administration, Business Information Systems, Finance/Banking, International Business, Management, Marketing, Public Administration

Chemistry: Biochemistry, Chemistry

Communications: Communication, Mass Communication

Criminal Justice: Criminal Justice, Paralegal Studies

Earth Sciences: Geology

Economics: Economics

English: Creative Writing, English, Linguistics, Literature

Environmental Studies: Ecology, Environmental Management, Environmental Studies

Food Science: Food Science, Nutrition

Foreign Language: French, Spanish

Geography and Urban Studies: Geography

Geology: Geology

Health and Safety Sciences: Health Science, Kinesiology

History: History

Information Studies: Computer Science

Mathematics: Mathematics

Military Sciences: Army ROTC, Military Sciences

Performing Arts: Acting, Dance, Design/Technical, Music, Theater Arts/Drama

Philosophy/Religious Studies: Philosophy

Physics: Applied Physics, Physics

Political Science: Political Science

Psychology: Psychology

Sociology/Social Work: Human Services, Social Science, Sociology

Closed Programs

The School of Business is an impacted program and can not guarantee courses.

Special Options
RA Exchange: Yes

Registration Priority GPA and Other Academic Requirements Exchange Preferences Mid-Year Exchange Non-Native English Speakers Graduate and Post-Baccalaureate Students Summer Exchange International Students (Visa Students)
Tuition and Fees Per Quarter - Plan A Students Tuition and Fees - Plan B Students
Maximum Credit Hours Per Quarter
Miscellaneous Fees - Per Quarter
Figures are current as of 6/12/2017.

Purpose Amount Period Plan Status
NSE Program Fee: $40 Year Plan A & B Mandatory
Housing Deposit: $400 Year Plan A & B Optional
Health Insurance: $310 Quarter Plan B Optional
Parking Fee: $102 Quarter Plan A & B Optional

Important Notes: Health insurance must be purchased by all Canadian students. Housing deposit is mandatory for students that will be living on campus. Parking permit is required for students who will be parking on campus.

Exchange with Canada - Health Insurance
Students must purchase campus health insurance at $310 per quarter.

Financial Aid
Plan A
For Plan A U.S. students, aid is awarded by and disbursed from your host campus. Students apply for federally funded financial aid by using the FAFSA code of their host campus. Host campuses award aid to eligible incoming Plan A students on a first-come, first-served basis as long as funds are available. Ask your home campus NSE coordinator if your campus awards aid to their own outgoing students. If so, do not apply for aid from your host campus.

For eligible Plan A applicants U.S. federal financial aid may be available in the following programs:

Use FAFSA CODE: 001142

Plan B
For eligible Plan B students, aid is awarded by and disbursed from your home campus.

Regardless of Plan A or Plan B, students exchanging to or from Canada, apply for financial aid at their home campus.
On-Campus Housing Per Quarter Off-Campus Housing Meal Plans Per Quarter Notes About Meal Plans
If you live in Serrano Village (old style dorms) then you must purchase a meal plan. If you live in Arrowhead Village or University Village (both villages are apartment style) then you are not required to purchase a meal plan.

All data in this document is the responsibility of the campus and has been provided by the campus NSE coordinator.