California State University, East Bay is a public university in Hayward, California. The university is part of the 23-campus California State University system and offers 136 undergraduate and 60 post-baccalaureate areas of study. Founded in 1957, California State University, East Bay has a student body of almost 15,000. In Fall 2018, it had 877 faculty, of whom 339 were on the tenure track. The university's largest and oldest college campus is located in Hayward, with additional campus-sites in the nearby cities of Oakland and Concord.
In 2005, with multiple campuses across the region, the university broadened its mission to serve the East Bay region of the San Francisco Bay Area. To reflect its regional influence with three campuses—the main Hayward campus, a campus in Concord and its Oakland Center—the school changed its name from California State University, Hayward to California State University, East Bay that same year.
Address (Unnamed Road), Hayward 94542, United States
Coordinates 37°39'23.396" N -122°3'23.166" E