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. 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.
      Additional transcripts may be required for GPA or prerequisite verification. Send transcript(s) to CBU Graduate Admissions.
    4. Send any additional required documents to

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




  • Master's degree (except Athletic Training, Nursing, Physician Assistant Studies, Speech Language Pathology and PsyD)
  • Ph.D. Leadership Studies
  • Pre-Nursing
  • Credential Programs


  • Master of Science in Nursing
  • Entry Level Master of Science in Nursing
  • Post Master's Certifications
  • Doctor of Nursing Practice
  • ADN to MSN


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.


Readmitting to CBU

Students who have discontinued enrollment for one or more semesters must be approved to readmit. Please submit an Application to Readmit and a Tuition and Fee Agreement (requires InsideCBU login) or use a PDF Tuition and Fee Agreement. Click here to pay $25 readmit processing fee.

Readmit documents can be faxed, scanned or mailed to:

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



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