Osher Adult Re-Entry Center

About the Osher Adult Re-Entry Center

The Osher Adult Re-Entry Center (OARC) provides resources for adult re-entry students to help make the most of their college experiences, including scholarships such as the Osher Re-Entry Scholarship and Crankstart Re-Entry Scholarship, specifically for eligible adult re-entry students. We strive to serve as a bridge for adult/transfer students.


  • FREE CBEST Review Sessions – limited spaces - Saturday February 9, 2019; Saturday May 4, 2019. Must sign-up in person at the Osher Adult Re-Entry Center. 
  • "Online Job Hunting" Video Seminar
  • Applying For CSUSB Scholarships Online - COMING SOON 
  • Preparing For Grad School - COMING SOON 


Scholarships Information

The OARC provides two scholarships, The Osher Re-Entry Scholarship & The Crankstart Re-Entry Scholarship.
Eligibility criteria:

  • Full or part-time CSUSB students, including incoming students who are enrolled
  • First baccalaureate degree
  • Cumulative 5 year gap in college education

**For tuition only. May be disqualified if receiving other tuition paying funds.

Apply Jan 1 – Mar 1 annually for funding the following Fall quarter.

How to apply:

Access scholarship application through your myCoyote student portal:
Click on “My Financials”
Then click on “CSUSB Scholarship Site”

Center Hours

  • Monday - Thursday: 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
  • Friday: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Saturday - Sunday: CLOSED


Free Coffee Hours

  • Monday-Thursday: 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM, 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Friday: 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM


Contact Info

SMSU Osher Adult Re-Entry Center Facebook