Cal State East Bay accepts about three-quarters of applicants, and most students with decent grades and test scores have a very good chance of getting in. In the graph above, the green and blue dots represent students who were accepted. As you can see, most students who got into this member of the California State University System had grades in the "B-" range or higher, SAT scores (CR+M+W) of 1250 or higher, and ACT scores of 16 or higher. However, note that there are a few red data points (rejected students) scattered throughout the graph. Some students with grades and test scores that seem to be on target for CSUEB did not get in.
Unlike the University of California System, the California State University admission process is not holistic. Except for EOP students, applicants do not need to submit letters of recommendation or an application essay, and extracurricular involvement is not part of the standard application. Thus, the reason why an applicant with adequate scores and grades would be rejected tends to come down to a couple factors such as insufficient college preparatory classes or an incomplete application.
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