California University of Pennsylvania focuses on higher education that molds graduates for high-impact careers.
Our special mission in science and technology and our commitment to community service prepare Cal U graduates to blaze through the challenges of the workplaces of tomorrow.
Whether you study on our beautiful riverside campus or online, your California University education begins with a solid academic foundation.
Located south of Pittsburgh, one of the nation’s most innovative regions, Cal U offers over 100 undergraduate programs of study and more than 95 graduate and professional degree programs, plus professional certificates and licensures.
In touch with the workplace
Cal U’s expert professors monitorworkforce needs and develop new programs in high-demand fields. Many of Cal U’s academic programs are accredited by national agencies—your assurance that Cal U programsmeet the highest standards for excellence. And most academic programs include hands-on activities, fieldwork, clinical practice, or meaningful research, so you can begin building your résumé even before graduation.
As a member of Pennsylvania’s State System of Higher Education, Cal U is your best value for higher education. Every applicant who submits a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is considered for financial assistance. Cal U provides need-based aid to 74% of undergraduate students. The Financial Aid Office will create a personalized financial aid package to suit your specific situation.
California University is committed to assisting our transfer students as they forge their future. Collegecredit is generously awarded for prior coursework, and previously earned certifications or other on-the-job learning may shorten your time to graduation.
For a courtesy transfer credit evaluation, complete the request form at calu.edu/transfer.