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Most Helpful Review for California State University-East Bay
  • Category: Tips for prospective students
  • Review by: David from Danville, CA
  • 18 out of 20 people found this review helpful

It is not as competative as UC's and other high powered institutions but the advantatge is you can really stand out and succeed here if you are an above average student. Also, the education is more based on getting you ready to be more technically proficient at your job as opposed to theory based academics. For art students looking for a small class size and a more well rounded education in other disciplines as well, then go here instead of say the Academy of Art in SF.

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  • Sandra from Hayward, CA
  • I am a current student here

    A nicely-spaced school that's like a small town. Although the weather can be crazy and windy, the atmosphere is welcoming and relaxing. The diversity within the students and staff communities help support students with their education, transition from high school, and maintain an active role on campus.

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  • Karla from Gilroy, CA
  • I am a current student here

    I haven't been here that long, but I already don't want to leave. The school is absolutely gorgeous and the students are very nice people. I can't wait for next quarter I know I'm going to have fun.

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  • Christopher from California
  • I am a current student here

    CSUEB is a diverse school with a large community and a place for almost everyone. The students are cool, classes are good, but school can be rough. East Bay will accept you in some way or another

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  • Aaron from Oakland, CA
  • I am a current student here

    The college offers a diverse range of classes and majors. CSU East Bay is one the most ethnically diverse colleges in the country. The college has a very good department of majors related to the medical fields.

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  • Ling from San Leandro, CA
  • I am a current student here

    I like Cal State East Bay.The teachers are great. People are nice here; I easily made friends (and I am a shy person).

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  • Ayeee
  • I am a current student here

    Very Diverse. The school tries to bring more life which is nice. Most students are nice and easy to talk too.

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  • Denise from Tulare, CA
  • I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    California State University is an exceptionally spacious and beautiful college. Located near several tourists areas, such as; San Francisco,CA and Jack London Square in Oakland ,CA. CSUEB has sophisticated apartment style dorms, and a multi- cultural buffet on it's campus.

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  • Xavier from Victorville, CA
  • I am a current student here

    California State University-East Bay is a college where no matter where you come from you will be able to graduate and obtain a degree. Though school spirit is low in sports the university makes up for it with a good Greek Life. The school is on a hill so you don't have to deal with the noise from the city and still have easy access with the universities shuttle.

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