How to Apply

Congratulations on your decision to obtain your graduate degree or credential. Continuing your education is one of the best ways to improve your career prospects and ability to make a positive difference in the world. The CBU Graduate Admissions team is ready to help make the application process as easy as possible.

Here are the steps to apply:

    1. Submit an application.

      APPLY HERE for all master's degree and credential programs
      EXCEPT Nursing and Physician Assistant Studies

      APPLY HERE for Doctor of Psychology in Clinical Psychology

      Master of Science in Nursing
      Entry Level Master of Science in Nursing
      Doctor of Nursing Practice

      APPLY HERE for Physician Assistant Studies

      International students APPLY HERE for all programs

    2. Submit FAFSA. The CBU school code is 001125.
    3. Send official transcripts from college and university reflecting completion of a baccalaureate degree. Additional transcripts may be required for GPA or prerequisite verification. Send transcript to CBU Graduate Admissions.
    4. Send any additional required documents to

Current and former CBU students may be eligible for  LLGSG. CLICK HERE for more information.


Students who have discontinued enrollment for one or more semesters must be approved to readmit. Please submit an APPLICATION TO READMIT. The readmit processing fee is $25. Click here to pay.

Readmit documents can be faxed, scanned or mailed to:

CBU Graduate Admissions
8432 Magnolia Ave
Riverside CA 92504
FAX: (951) 552-8700

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact our office at 951-343-4249 or 877-228-8877.

Veterans: For information about how to use your VA educational benefits click here.