International Students

Exchange Programs

CSUMB is proud to have partnerships with universities all over the world. Students whose universities have a bilateral exchange agreement with CSUMB may be eligible to participate in the Exchange program, where tuition is paid to the home institution.


Students can exchange places through our partner universities around the world, National Student Exchange (NSE) program, California State University International Programs (CSUIP), or sponsored organization. 

Explore Academics

Scan our board 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 studying at CSUMB.

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View academic and English requirements.

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View the step-by-step application guide.

Exchange Partners

If your university is not listed or you have not been nominated for a bilateral exchange tuition waiver, our Semester@ CSUMB program is a fantastic option!

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.