Life at the Beach

About CSULB - More Than a University

We believe that educating future leaders is more than just assigning pages in books. It's about opening doors to the world, encouraging questions and new ideas, celebrating diversity, and embracing hard work. Here at Long Beach, we're more than a public university; we're a community. A community of supporters committed to changing lives through opportunities, creativity, and service.

A Closer Look

California State University, Long Beach (CSULB) is more than the beach. It’s more than a blue pyramid and nationally recognized art museum. The 322-acre campus is home to top-notch professors, successful alumni, and a diverse student body who want to make a difference with their education. The reasons for CSULB’s continued success are many and varied.

Did You Know

CSULB is one of the best value schools in the state, with low tuition fees, high social mobility rate, and earning potential after graduation.

There's A Reason Why Students Love it Here

CSULB takes care of its students, whether they need food, housing, or health services. They can find all that on campus.

There's a Reason The Beach is One of the Best

CSULB's reputation as one of the top schools in the country attracts many students when they choose a college to attend.

ranked in the top 1% of all public universities in the nation according to Money magazine

The Beach Supports a Sustainable Future

The university is committed to reducing its carbon footprint with solar panels, bike stations, and free bus passes.

No Barriers to Success

Students find that it makes sense financially to study at CSULB, with the university’s low tuition, aid packages, scholarships, and grants.

No Barriers to Opportunity

Students will discover many resources and avenues for success at CSULB.

ranked 4th in the nation for campus diversity according to wall street journal