Future Students



Transfer Students

Welcome and thank you for checking out California Baptist University!

We appreciate you considering CBU as a college possibility and know that choosing a college is a huge decision. Our admissions staff strives to make the admissions process enjoyable, informative and as easy as possible. Feel free to ask questions and explore our website for additional information. We look forward to getting to know you along the way!

Below we have listed the admissions requirements you will need to complete in order to be considered for admission into CBU.


Complete and submit an application for undergraduate admission.

$45 Application Fee

This non-refundable fee can be paid by cash, check, or credit card. Click here to pay online.

Two  Letters of Recommendation

One academic recommendation and one character recommendation is required.

Official Transcripts

Offical transcripts need to be provided from all of the colleges and universities that you have attended.

If you have less than 24 units we also require you to provide your official High School transcripts, SAT or ACT test score, and possess a minimum 2.5 cumulative weighted GPA.

See our current Articulation Agreements with local colleges to find out how your units will transfer to CBU.

The undergraduate admissions office upholds a rolling admission policy, which means that we do not have a set deadline for application; however you will not receive your financial aid or be enrolled until you have been accepted to CBU.

* All Admissions documents must be sent to the attention of the Undergraduate Admissions office:

Undergraduate Admissions
8432 Magnolia Avenue
Riverside, Ca 92504

FAX: (951) 343-4525