International Students

Bachelor's Degree

Cal State Monterey Bay provides an extraordinary opportunity for international students to earn a bachelor’s degree at a comprehensive four-year university. CSUMB is a safe, close-knit residential campus locate in the heart of California on the Monterey Peninsula.

If you do not meet the minimum English proficiency requirements, you may be eligible for Conditional Admission. Conditional admission is an ideal program for students who are interested in pursuing a degree at CSUMB and meet the academic requirements for admission, but require further instruction in English Language.

Explore Academics

Scan our broad range of academic subjects including 26 undergraduate majors and nine graduate programs. Our fascinating classes offer students unique learning opportunities and rare experiences. 

Majors and Programs

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Calculate your cost of earning your degree.

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View academic and English requirements.

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View the step-by-step application guide.

Application Dates

CSUMB International Programs accepts Fall applications from October 1 - June 1 and Spring applications from August 1 - November 1. Learn more about important dates and deadlines. 

Important dates

Campus Life

International students are fully integrated on campus, live and study with American students and can participate in all campus clubs and activities.

Housing and Dining

Check out on-campus student housing and dining options.

Student Life

Get involved with clubs, organizations, and events.

Campus Tour

Explore our campus in-person or virtually.

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Let us know you’re interested in studying at California State University, Monterey Bay by completing our interest form.

Interest form

Contact International Students & Scholar Services

Phone: (831) 582-4778

Email: Send an email

Building: Gavilan Hall (Bldg 201), Suite #207

Office Hours: Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.