California State University-East Bay Rankings

By | April 19, 2020

Located in Hayward, CA, California State University-East Bay is one of the best universities in the state of California. On this page, you will find in-depth rankings for California State University-East Bay in the following areas: graduation rates, teaching  resources, financing opportunities, and alumni donations. Latest acceptance rate is also given to show how competitive is California State University-East Bay.

25800 Carlos Bee Boulevard Hayward, CA 94542
Phone: (510) 885-2784
Email: [email protected]
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Rankings: California State University–East Bay

Rankings, Ratings, and Admissions Statistics
Peer college rating (out of 5) 2.5
Graduation and retention ranking: 55
Average freshman retention rate: 77.8%
6-year graduation rate: 42.8%
Predicted graduation rate: N/A
Overperformance(+)/Underperformance(-): N/A
Faculty resources ranking: 92
Classes with under 20 students (2020): 29.0%
Classes with 50 or more students (2020): 12.2%
Student faculty ratio (2020): 23:1
Percent of faculty who are full-time (2020) 71.0%
Student selectivity ranking: 104
SAT/ACT 25th-75th percentile (2020) 780-1010
2020 Freshmen in top 10 percent of high school class: N/A
Freshmen in top 25 percent of high school class (2020): N/A
Fall 2020 Acceptance rate: 71.6%
Financial resources rank: 96
Alumni giving rank: 107
Average alumni giving rate (2020): 1.5%

Essential Facts: California State University–East Bay

  • Cal State East Bay has three campuses — Hayward, Concord and Oakland. Sixty-one percent of Cal State East Bay students are the first in their family to go to college.
  • The award honors universities that have shown exceptional commitment to diversity and inclusiveness.
  • The university changed its name to California State University, East Bay in 2005 to reflect its new regional positioning.

California State University-East Bay History

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General Information
Percent of undergraduate students who live in college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing: 8%
Percent of undergraduates who are members of a fraternity: N/A
Percent of student body who are members of a sorority: N/A
Average percentage of students on campus during weekends: 2%
Are all students permitted to have cars on campus? Yes
Percent of students who have cars on campus: 95%
Is alcohol permitted on campus for students of legal age? Yes
Additional policies and regulations: class attendance policies set by individual instructors, honor code, hazing prohibited, smoking prohibited
Collegiate athletic association: NCAA III
Men’s scholarship sports: N/A
Women’s scholarship sports: N/A
Student activities: choral groups, concert band, dance, drama/theater, jazz band, literary magazine, music ensembles, musical theater, opera, pep band, radio station, student government, student newspaper, symphony orchestra, television station