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2020-2021 Cal State East Bay Catalog 
2020-2021 Cal State East Bay Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

2020-2021 Cal State East Bay Catalog


Thank you for visiting the official Cal State East Bay 2020 - 2021 Catalog. 

This catalog includes courses and policies approved and information provided on or before July 1, 2020.

Academic Calendar

Link to the Class Schedule on the MyCSUEB webpage.

Please check the current Class Schedule on MyCSUEB for any calendar updates.  This calendar is not an employee work calendar.  


*Note: the final examination period extends through the final weekend of the semester for classes meeting only on weekends.

Fall Semester 2020
Aug. 17
Opening of fall semester; faculty meetings
Aug. 17
Advisement day
Aug. 18
Classes begin
Sep. 7
Labor Day (University closed)
Oct. 23
Last day to submit thesis to Graduate Studies office
Nov. 11
Veterans Day observed (University closed)
Nov. 23-27
Thanksgiving recess (no classes)
Nov. 26-27
Thanksgiving holiday (University closed)
Dec. 4
Last day of instruction
Dec. 7-12
Final examinations*
Dec. 12
Last day of semester (graduating students)
Dec. 15
Faculty submit grades
Dec. 19
End of semester (faculty)
Dec. 20
Academic recess begins
Winter Intersession 2021
Jan 4
Opening of Intersession; Classes begin
Jan 15
Last day of instruction
Spring Semester 2021
Jan. 19
Opening of spring semester; Classes begin
Mar. 26
Last day to submit thesis to Graduate Studies office
Mar. 31
Cesar Chavez Day observed (University closed)
Mar. 29-Apr. 2
Spring recess (no classes)
May 7
Last day of instruction
May 8-14
Final examinations*
May 14
Last day of semester (graduating students)
May 14-16
Commencement ceremonies
May 18
Faculty submit grades
May 21
End of semester (faculty)
May 22
Academic recess begins
Summer Session 2021
Jun. 1
Opening of summer session; Classes begin
Jul. 5
Independence Day observed (University closed)
Jul. 23
Last day of instruction
Jul. 26-31
Final examinations* 
Aug. 3
Faculty submit grades
Aug. 4-16
Academic recess

Changes in Rules and Policies

Although every effort has been made to assure the accuracy of the information in this catalog, students and others who use this catalog should note that laws, rules, and policies change from time to time and that these changes may alter the information contained in this publication. Changes may come in the form of statutes enacted by the Legislature, rules and policies adopted by the Board of Trustees of the California State University, by the chancellor or designee of the California State University, or by the president or designee of the campus. It is not possible in a publication of this size to include all of the rules, policies and other information that pertain to students, the institution, and the California State University. More current or complete information may be obtained from the appropriate department, school, or administrative office.

Nothing in this catalog shall be construed as, operate as, or have the effect of an abridgment or a limitation of any rights, powers, or privileges of the Board of Trustees of the California State University, the chancellor of the California State University, or the president of the campus. The trustees, the chancellor, and the president are authorized by law to adopt, amend, or repeal rules and policies that apply to students. This catalog does not constitute a contract or the terms and conditions of a contract between the student and the campus or the California State University. The relationship of students to the campus and the California State University is one governed by statute, rules, and policy adopted by the legislature, the trustees, the chancellor, the presidents and their duly authorized designees.

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