Campus & Student Life at California State University - San Bernardino

Home to about 17,250 undergraduates in 2020, CSUSB is a large, public university located in San Bernardino, California. This urban setting might be best suited for students who like the fast-paced city life. Should you tire of the campus however, CSUSB offers a “study abroad” program. Please note, some classes/degrees offered by CSUSB can be taken “online” so keep that in mind when reviewing this report. For more context, you might also check out our CSUSB Guide to Distance and Online Learning.

CSUSB Has a Disability Services Site

For more information on policies and accommodations that the university provides to ensure all students get the opportunity to participate, you can visit CSUSB Disability Services.

CSUSB for the Military

While not a "service academy", CSUSB does offer support for veterans and those seeking a career in the armed forces. Undergraduates have access to one or more ROTC programs and there is an active student veterans group on campus. For more information on policies related to veterans, you can visit CSUSB Veteran Services . For more information, check out our CSUSB for Veterans Guide.

CSUSB offers On-Campus Day Care

For students with young families, CSUSB does offer some day care. Programs like this are often in very high demand, so be sure to inquire as soon as you can.

Freshmen Living Arrangements at California State University - San Bernardino

CSUSB offers on-campus housing, but freshmen are not required to take advantage of it.

Freshmen Living Arrangements at California State University - San Bernardino

* Data compiled from students who received financial aid, including loans.

Full-time vs. Part-time Studies at California State University - San Bernardino

CSUSB has a comparatively large, student body. There were 17,250 undergraduates in 2020. Full-time attendance was 14,580 (84.5%). Part-time attendance was 2,670 (15.5%).

Full-timePart-timeTotal
14,5802,67017,250

California State University - San Bernardino is Ranked #2,310 for Overall Diversity

Compared to other colleges and universities across the nation, CSUSB is less diverse than average in terms of overall diversity. We rank CSUSB #2310 out of 3,451.

The chart below shows each element that we looked at to determine this ranking, and how that metric compares to the national average. 100 would indicate excellent diversity in each category, and 1 would mean poor diversity.

Overall Diversity at California State University - San Bernardino

You can learn more about the diversity of the student body at CSUSB by looking closer at the ethnic,  genderage, and geographic diversity metrics from the CSUSB Diversity Guide.

California State University - San Bernardino Competes in the NCAA

CSUSB has a total of 224 student athletes, 80 men and 144 women who compete in inter-collegiate athletics.

Athletics Financing

Total Revenue (all teams)$3,668,911
Total Expenses (all teams)$3,567,817
Net$101,094

For more information about athletics including per-team sizes, coaching and scholarships check out our Guide to California State University - San Bernardino Athletics

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