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The three locations in Cal State East Bay, in the heart of the beautiful San Francisco East Bay Area in California, offer a wide range of degree and career paths. Classes at our Hayward Campus, our Concord Campus and our Oakland Professional Development & Conference Center offer you an exceptional opportunity to attain your educational goals. All sites, including the Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) network, are accessible via major freeways and public transit systems. Also, campus shuttles run to and from BART stations in Hayward and Castro Valley.


Cal State East Bay has served the Bay Area as part of the California State University system for over 60 years , providing a diverse student body with access to higher education, and advancing regional engagement through its academic programs and leadership. Over the past 60 years, Cal State East Bay has come a long way — it has had five presidents, gone by five different names, and produced thousands of graduates entering the workforce of the region. Upon being officially established by the California State Assembly in 1957, the university was originally named State College for Alameda County. The first academic year, with 25 teachers and 293 students, started in 1959 at Sunset High School in Cherryland. In February 1961, groundbreaking celebrations were conducted for the new Hayward Campus, and the college relocated to its final site in Fall 1963.


Cal State East Bay provides a beautiful and inspiring setting to explore the career. You are at the core of California 's economic, engineering and educational hub with three sprawling campuses nestled in the East Bay — one in Hayward with breathtaking views of San Francisco Bay, one in cosmopolitan downtown Oakland and the other in the dramatic Concord foothills of Mt. Diablo.


As a faculty , staff or administrator, in a wide range of disciplines, you will enjoy challenging and meaningful career opportunities along with competitive compensation, excellent benefits and potential for advancement. You 're always going to be a member of an award winning organisation. You can rest assured that as a member of one of the most diverse universities in the nation, you'll benefit from the vibrant academic and cultural community whose ideas shape the 21st century.


Cal State East Bay embraces and encourages a diverse student body with academically strong, culturally appropriate learning opportunities that enable students to adapt their education to real lifework, and to contribute to society in a socially responsible manner. The university strives to meet the educational needs and contribute to the vitality of the East Bay, the state, the nation, and global communities through its educational programs and activities.

This amazing educational institution is conveniently located near some of Danville’s other top schools. Make sure to check them out on your next visit: 


  • University of California, Berkeley

  • Diablo Valley College

  • Saint Mary's College of California

  • Stanford University

  • California College of the Arts

  • Mills College

  • Las Positas College

  • University of San Francisco


After visiting these lovely schools make sure to stop by and say “Hello” to us at our downtown Danville location, DPG Pavers Danville Location on 4115 Blackhawk Plaza Circle!

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