Spring Welcome

New Lancers! We can't wait to welcome you January 11, 2020.


  • Frequently Asked Questions
    • Should Parents & Guests come, as well?

      Spring Welcome is designed solely for newly enrolled students. Parent & Guest schedules will be made available as those are formalized. 

      When do classes begin for the Spring Semester?

      The first day of class is Monday, January 13th

      Will I be able to handle business with offices at the university?

      Yes! There will be time to go to the different offices during Spring Welcome. We encourage you to contact the offices beforehand if possible, to ensure a smooth transition to school in the Spring. Here are a few offices you can contact if you have questions:
          Financial Aid Award: Financial Aid 951.343.4236
          Paying Your Bill: Student Accounts 951.343.4371
          Class Schedule: Academic Advising 951.343.4567
          On-Campus Housing: Residence Life 951.552.8000
          Meal Plans: University Card Services 951.552.8552

      Not sure who to contact? Call your Counselor

  • Living on Campus?

    Visit Resident Life's What to Pack page for more detailed information on what to bring.

  • Travel Arrangements

    The following hotels ocassionally offer special guest rates for families of CBU students:

    Ayres Hotel Corona East
    2260 Griffin Way
    Corona, CA 92879
    Rate: $94 + Tax
         Includes: WiFi, hot breakfast, and parking
    Reserve Room Here and use promotional code: CBU

    Hyatt Place Riverside
    3500 Market Street
    Riverside, CA 92501
    Rate: $105 + Tax + $8 Parking
         Includes: WiFi, breakfast buffet
    Reserve Room with Special Rate Here or use code 68416 when booking

    Riverside Marriott
    3400 Market Street
    Riverside, CA 92501
    Rate: $119 + Tax
         Includes: WiFi
    Reserve Room Here and use promotional code X89

    Here is a more extensive list of Hotels that may also offer CBU guest rates.

    University Address:
    8432 Magnolia Ave.
    Riverside, CA 92504

  • Contact Information
    Have questions about Spring Welcome?  Please contact us!
        Community Life Office
        Phone: 951.343.4425
        Email: communitylife@calbaptist.edu