Special Student Application

Undergraduate Special Student: You are interested in undergraduate courses (level 100 to 499) on campus (not online) and will be at least a junior in high school prior to beginning courses at CBU.

Graduate Special Student: You are interested in graduate courses (level 500 and up) on campus (not online) and will have completed at least a bachelor's degree prior to beginning courses at CBU.

Woodcrest Dual Enrollment Student: You are a current Woodcrest Christian High School student interested in receiving college units for Bible coursework.

  • Spring is the only term available for Woodcrest Dual Enrollment students.
  • Payment arrangements can be completed after the student application is processed and accepted. An email providing steps on payment arrangements will follow.


Spring term classes begin in January.

Summer term classes begin in May.

Fall term classes begin in September.

This application is only for CBU main campus special students.

If you wish to be a full-time student this semester or if you would like to start working toward a degree at CBU, please find your correct application at calbaptist.edu/apply.

If you wish to take online courses offered through the CBU Division of Online and Professional Studies (OPS), please contact the CBU OPS Admissions Office at (951) 343-3927.

All special student applications must be submitted prior to the start of the desired term. Late applications will not be accepted.