Beach Central

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Welcome to Beach Central: Your one-stop shop for support with Enrollment Services--including Admissions; Student Records; and Financial Aid & Scholarships. Our team is here to support you as you navigate your academic journey at The Beach!

Connect with Beach Central by submitting a help ticket, scheduling an appointment, or giving us a call. Plus, use the Ask Elbee Chatbot at any time in the bottom right corner of your screen for general inquiries.

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The priority deadline to submit the 2024-2025 FAFSA/CADAA forms was May 2, 2024.
Students are still encouraged to apply for aid for the 2024-2025 academic year through June 30, 2025 but may not be eligible for certain types of aid (including CSULB or California state-funded aid) since the priority deadline has passed.

Get Started:

  • Select your topic of interest below to submit a help ticket, make an appointment with a counselor, and more:
  • If you need to drop off documents, you can visit the Brotman Hall first-floor Beach Central windows anytime during business hours. You may select Intake Windows below to make an appointment.
  • You can also visit the after-hours drop box to turn in official transcripts, CSU non-resident tuition exemption requests, CSU residency questionnaires, and financial aid documents.
Intake Windows

Intake Windows
For general questions or to drop off documents, visit the intake windows in the Brotman Hall First Floor Courtyard.


If you have a question about your application status, enrollment deposit, submitting transcripts, returning to CSULB, Associate Degree for Transfer (ADT), or residency, select this option.


Financial Aid and Scholarships

Financial Aid and Scholarships
If you have a question about submitting financial aid documents, scholarships, federal work-study, financial aid appeals, or Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP), select this option.


Student Records

Student Records
If you have a question about adding or dropping classes, applying for graduation, transfer credit, academic appeals, Timely Graduation, educational leaves, or updating your personal information, select this option.

Additional Information:

The Bob Murphy Access Center (BMAC) at CSU Long Beach’s mission is to assist students with disabilities at CSU Long Beach to achieve their educational degrees and prepare them to be career ready after graduation. 


Learn more about the Bob Murphy Access Center.

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Beach Connect is your mobile gateway to academic resources and student support services at CSULB! Remember to return to this app often to take advantage of special features, including: 

  • Manage to-dos and enrollment milestones 
  • Track reminders for important deadlines 
  • Make appointments with advisors and ask questions 
  • Seek advice from financial aid and student records counselors 
  • Review holds and receive registration support 
  • Connect with study buddies and tutoring resources 
  • Discover campus workshops, clubs, and organizations 
  • ...and more! 

Learn more and download via Beach Connect Mobile App.


Mailing Address:
California State University, Long Beach
Enrollment Services
1250 Bellflower Blvd.
Long Beach, CA 90840

Beach Central Intake Windows
(for General Inquiries and document drop-off)
Brotman Hall, 1st Floor Courtyard

Beach Central Representative Appointments:
Brotman Hall 201


Admissions, Student Records, and General Support: 562.985.5471

Financial Aid and Scholarships: 562.985.5471 (option 4)

Office Hours

Monday – Thursday:
8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

You can also use the Ask Elbee chatbot on this website to get answers to general inquiries 24/7!