International Education & Global Engagement


International Recruitment (IR), a unit of the Center for International Education (CIE), is your first contact within CIE if you wish to become an international student (on F-1 or J-1 visa) at California State University, Long Beach (CSULB).

To contact recruitment for information on programs and how to apply, please email or call 562-985-5555.

International Recruitment connects with prospective students around the world who are seeking to make the Beach their academic home. International Recruitment coordinates outreach efforts with overseas partners; organizes information sessions and workshops for advisors, students, and parents; and represents CSULB at international recruitment events.


Our offices are open Monday through Friday from 9:30 a.m to 4:00 p.m.