The following application materials must be submitted by the application deadline. Students must be 18 years old or a high school graduate to apply.
1. Sp 18 CSULB App Form.pdf
3. Bank statement
- Enclose a bank statement with the required $5,650 minimum for 1 session or $11,300 for 2 sessions or equivalent convertible currency. Acceptable documents include your or your sponsor’s bank account or government financial guarantee. Currency need not be stated in U.S. dollars.
4. Passport Information
5. English Proficiency
(Scores must be less than 2 years old)
||5.5 (each section)
||4 in English
||VG or MVG in English A, B or C|
||6.0 (each section)
||5 in English
English language requirement is waived for applicants educated in the following countries: Australia, Antigua & Barbuda, Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Bermuda, Canada, Dominica, England, Fiji, Gambia, Ghana, Grand Cayman Islands, Grenada, Guyana, Ireland, Jamaica, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, New Zealand, Scotland, Sierra Leone, St. Christopher Nevis, St. Kitt, St. Lucia, St. Vincent & Grenadines, Swaziland, Tanzania, Trinidad & Tobago, Uganda, Virgin Islands, Wales, Zambia, Zimbabwe.
6. Copy of Academic Transcripts
7. List of Classes
If applying for Summer Session I or III, submit a list of 4 classes you are interested in taking during your desired session. Please note that the classes submitted are not guaranteed, are subject to space availability and a transcript pre-requisite check.
8. Personal Statement
To ensure that studying abroad at CSULB is a good match with your academic and professional objectives, please submit a minimum 250 word essay explaining your academic and career goals, and how studying abroad can help you achieve those goals.
Send Application Materials
Study Abroad @ The Beach
California State University, Long Beach
6300 State University Drive, FND-230
Long Beach, CA 90815 USA
Please allow 2-4 weeks for processing. If you are admitted, an acceptance letter will be emailed to you along with the tracking number of your I-20 form. With your I-20 form, you can apply for an F-1 student visa.