Monterey Jazz Festival
Monterey Jazz Festival

Students jazzed by festival

A collaboration between CSUMB and the Monterey Jazz Festival allows students to play a part.

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Ben Corpus
Ben Corpus

New head of enrollment and student affairs

Vice President Ben Corpus received support as an underserved student, and now leads efforts to help others like him

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Two students studying in the quad | Photo by: Brent Dundore-Arias
Two students studying in the quad | Photo by: Brent Dundore-Arias

Your future is bright at CSUMB

According to the Wall Street Journal, our graduates outearn most of their peers in the marketplace

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Join The Raft

Spring 2024 applications are open! Don't miss out on this chance and learn more about how you can secure your spot!

Why Choose CSUMB?
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Open House on Oct. 21

Feel the sea breezes, dip your toes in the Pacific, and meet your glowing future at our Open House. Come see why students #ChooseCSUMB on Saturday, Oct. 21 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

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1 mile from the beach
72% of students receive financial aid
27:1 student-to-faculty ratio
53% first-generation students

Discover CSUMB

Located along the central coast of California, Monterey Bay is a vibrant and dynamic community that offers a unique blend of natural beauty and cultural attractions. With its stunning coastline, rolling hills, and lush forests, this area provides students with a peaceful and relaxing environment that is perfect for study and recreation. Whether you're looking for a peaceful escape from the hustle and bustle of city life or a dynamic and vibrant community in which to pursue your education and career, Monterey Bay has it all.

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Whether you're interested in the arts, sciences, or humanities, our university has something for everyone.

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Apply to our university today and take the first step towards achieving your academic and career goals.

CSUMB Baseball Team holding the CCAA Tournament Championship trophy and banner

Otter Athletics field teams in a variety of sports, including baseball, softball, basketball, volleyball, and more.

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