Campus Events

Open House 2017 Group Photos

Open House

Try Cal State Monterey Bay for a day. Check out the majors, explore the campus, and meet your future professors. With information sessions on admissions, financial aid, and university life, you'll leave with all of your questions answered. You will also have a chance to meet and mingle with faculty and fellow students.

Come See for yourself! If you have any questions, don't hesitate to contact our office at (831) 582-3738 or

Open House 2017 Agenda

Check out the photos from Open House 2017!

Admitted Student Reception

If you have been admitted to Cal State Monterey Bay, please join us for one of our Admitted Student Receptions. Designed from the ground up, with our admitted students in mind, at our annual Admitted Student Reception you'll get the answers to all of your questions. This is the day to truly find out if Cal State Monterey Bay and our otter family is the right place for you.

There are two reception dates and locations:

On-Campus Student Reception - April 7, 2018

Date: April 7, 2018

Time: 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. (Check in at 12:00 p.m.)


Cal State Monterey Bay
Tanimura & Antle Family Memorial Library
3054 Divarty Street
Seaside, CA 93955

Choosing the college you will spend your next few years of your life at is a big deal, and we understand if you have a lot of questions. Maybe you've been to campus before and want to take a closer look, or maybe you haven't visited us at all.

Keep checking back here for event agendas and other helpful information as we move closer to April 7th.

Check your email for your invitation or call 831-582-3738 to register.

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Make sure to print out your parking permit and put it on the dashboard of your car.

Southern California Student Reception - March 24, 2018

Date: Saturday, March 24, 2018

Time: 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. (Check-in at 8:30 a.m.)


Embassy Suites Anaheim South
11767 Harbor Blvd
Garden Grove, CA 92840

If you are interested in attending Cal State Monterey Bay, but cannot attend our on-campus Admitted Student Reception, this event will be a perfect opportunity to have your questions answered.

You will soon receive an emil invitation with instructions on registering.

CSU College Night

Date: Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Time: 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.


Cal State Monterey Bay
University Center
4314 6th Avenue
Seaside, CA 93955

Attend the CSU College Night at CSUMB to meet representatives from all 23 CSU campuses. There will also be admissions and financial aid workshops.

Please fill out our registration form to attend. If you are utilizing buses to transport your group, please let us know.