California State University Channel Islands is pleased to welcome international students. We are committed to academic excellence, community involvement, environmental responsibility, and leadership for the 21st century, and we invite international students to come join our vibrant, diverse campus community!

Virtual International Admissions

In response to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, we are offering virtual services to help answer questions from students and/or families about International Admissions. Please contact us via the methods below to ask questions.  For an appointment via zoom, phone or in-person office visit, please email us.


WhatsApp Number: +18054373935 (Please send an SMS text any time of day)

Office Phone: 805-437-3935 (country code +1)

Zoom Appointment: Please make an appointment to meet on Zoom at

In-Person Office Visit: Please make an appointment to visit our office at

Undergraduate - Bachelor's

Over 26 programs are available for international undergraduates.

Learn More About Undergraduate Programs

Graduate - Master's

CI offers Master's degrees in Business, Biotechnology, Dual Degree in MBA and Biotechnology, Computer Science, Mathematics and Education.

Learn More About Graduate Programs

Semester at CI - Short-Term (Freemover)

Join us at CI to take courses for a semester or two semesters to experience the campus life in Southern California.

Learn More About Semesters at CI

Incoming Exchange - Partner Universities

Exchange students can apply to study at CI through the bi-lateral partner exchange or the California State University’s International Programs.

Learn More About Incoming Exchange

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