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 for all on-campus and online graduate students.

Here are the steps to apply:

    1. Submit an application. Choose your application below.
    2. Submit a FAFSAThe CBU school code is 001125.
    3. Send official college or university transcripts reflecting completion of a baccalaureate degree. Electronic transcripts sent from a transcript service can be sent to
      Additional transcripts may be required for GPA or prerequisite verification.
    4. Send any additional required documents to

Previous graduate/doctorate students who wish to readmit to the University, CLICK HERE.

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



  • Master's Programs (excluding: Athletic Training,  Physician Assistant Studies, Speech Language Pathology and PsyD)
  • Ph.D. Leadership Studies
  • Nursing (excluding: Entry Level MSN)
  • Credential Programs
  • Doctor of Social Work 


  • Entry Level Master of Science in Nursing


Athletic Training

  • Athletic Training


  • Doctor of Psychology in Clinical Psychology (PsyD)


  • Physician Assistant Studies

Speech and Language Pathology

  • Speech Language Pathology


  • International Students (all programs)


Lancer Loyalty Graduate School Grant

Current and former CBU students may be eligible for LLGSG. Click here for more information.


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