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CSU Bakersfield

CSU Bakersfield
9001 Stockdale Hwy
Bakersfield, CA 93311

Official telephone: (661) 654-3036
Fax number: (661) 654-3389
Screen last updated on: February 2024
Total undergraduates: 8,188
Full-time undergraduates: 6,630
Part-time undergraduates: 1,558
Total graduate students: 1,425
Full-time graduate students: 983
Part-time graduate students: 442
Degree seeking undergraduate student breakdown:
0.3% American Indian or Alaskan Native
8.0% Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
4.0% Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
67.5% Hispanic/Latino
0.2% Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino
12.6% White, non-Hispanic/Latino
2.1% Two or more races non-Hispanic/Latino
1.5% Nonresident Alien
3.9% Race and/or Ethnicity unknown

Campus size: 575 acres

Institution offers housing: yes
Housing types (% in housing type, if given):
  • coed dorms
  • special housing for disabled students
Percent of freshmen who live in school housing: 69%
Percent of students who live in school housing: 5%
Percent of students who live off campus: 95%

Every student is required to lease or own a computer: no
Computer equipment is provided in: computer center/lab(s)
Total number of microcomputers available to students: 160
Other computer facilities/services: Computer device checkout, wifi in parking lots, 24/7 virtual computer lab
School has a library on campus: yes
Additional library facilities/collections:
Other libraries on campus.

Additional services offered:
health service
Counseling services:
career, psychological
Career placement services:
interest inventory, on-campus job interviews, resumé assistance, alumni services, interview training, Job fairs are available to students through the career center.

Student activities:
student newspaper
Other student organizations, musical groups, activities, and committees:
Students for Sustainability; Campus Gamers; Anime and Manga Club; Veterans Club; Native and Indegineous Student Coalition

Athletic conference memberships: NCAA Division 2

Sports offered Scholarships? Athletic Assoc.
Men's baseballyes 
Men's baseball NCAA Division 1, NCAA Div. I
Men's basketball NCAA Division 1, NCAA Div. I
Men's cheerleading NCAA Division 1, NCAA Div. I
Men's soccer NCAA Division 1, NCAA Div. I
Men's swimming and diving NCAA Division 1, NCAA Div. I
Men's track and field NCAA Division 1, NCAA Div. I
Men's wrestling NCAA Division 1, NCAA Div. I
Women's basketballyes 
Women's cross-country runningyes 
Women's golfyes 
Women's socceryes 

Intramural/Recreational sports:
rock climbing; badminton; basketball; football; soccer; softball; tennis; ultimate Frisbee; volleyball; weight lifting; sand volleyball

Nearest international airport: Meadows Field

Percent of graduates who enter job market in field related to major: 9% within six months of graduation

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