California State University-East Bay (CSUEB)

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CSUEB can be found in Hayward, CA, a public college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. Nearly 18,000 students are enrolled at California State University-East Bay.

CSUEB accepts around 80% of students applying per year. Of those that are accepted, nearly 12% registered for enrollment. When applying historical data, we have projected that the CSUEB acceptance rate 2021 will be around 69%. You can get more information from the admissions office website at

Overall CSUEB Acceptance Rate - Fall 2020


The overall acceptance rate for California State University-East Bay was reported as 76.2% in Fall 2020 with over 16,200 applications submitted to CSUEB. Both in state and out of state applicants are included in these figures. We do not have data on transfer acceptance rates currently.

Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2021 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2021-2022 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for California State University-East Bay has been on an upward trend when compared to previous years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2016-2017: 69.8%
  • 2017-2018: 74.1%
  • 2018-2019: 71.6%
  • 2019-2020: 76.2%
  • Projected CSUEB Acceptance Rate 2021-2022: 68.5%

How Does CSUEB Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for California State University-East Bay is thirty-four percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 56.7%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Stanford University4.3%
Santa Clara University48.8%
University of San Francisco64.4%
University of California-Santa Cruz51.3%
University of the Pacific65.6%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Required
  • School Records are Required
  • College Prep Classes are Required
  • Standardized Test Scores (SAT,ACT,...) are Recommended

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2020)

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