- Centrally located in the San Francisco Bay Area
- Proud to be recognized as one the most diverse regional universities in the west
About This CampusCSU East Bay welcomes and supports a diverse student body with academically rich, culturally relevant learning experiences which prepare students to apply their education to meaningful lifework, and to be socially responsible contributors to society. The University sits in the Hayward Hills with a spectacular panoramic view of the San Francisco Bay area. From CSU East Bay students can reach San Francisco, Berkeley, or Silicon Valley within 30-45 minutes. While most students commute to campus, approximately 1200 students live in on-campus housing, and many more in nearby apartment complexes. The most popular undergraduate majors are Business Administration, Psychology, Health Science, Kinesiology, Criminal Justice, Biological Sciences, Sociology, Computer Science, Human Development and Art.
Location InformationCampus is located on a large hill overlooking Hayward and the San Francisco Bay Area. Buses link campus to downtown Hayward where students can use BART to travel to further Bay Area destinations.
Helpful InformationWe hope you will consider coming to CSU East Bay on exchange, but please be prepared for the high cost of living here. On-campus housing is generally available to incoming exchange students, but may be more expensive that at your home campus. Please review current housing rates (https://www.csueastbay.edu/housing/prospective-residents/types-rates.html).