Admissions and Financial Aid / Admission Process and Financial Aid / U.S. Students

U.S. Students

CETYS is one of the best academic institutions on the U.S.-Mexico border.

Our educational quality is accredited by U.S. agencies such as WASC (Western Association of Schools and Colleges), ACBSP (Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs) and ABET (Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology).

Admissions

01

Contact Us

Choose your program. 
Do you have questions or need more details about the program you chose? Fill-out a contact form and one of our institutional advisors will be there to help you.

CONTACT
02

Apply Online

Click HERE to apply online. Our advisors will contact you shortly after you fill out the application in order to schedule an appointment.

03

Take the admission test

Upon pre-enrollment, you will be asked to choose a date to take the institutional admission test. Once you pay the fee, which will be deducted from your enrollment payment later, a Student ID number will be generated and you will be able to take the preparation course.

Please be on time and bring a photo ID, a No. 2 pencil and an eraser.

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04

Meet with the Program Coordinator

Once you pass the test, your advisor will set up an appointment with the Program Coordinator, so that you can discuss details of the next stage.

05

Request Financial Aid

Your advisor can explain everything about the different types of Financial Aid and Scholarships available, including all the application requirements.

06

Enroll

Please bring the following documents on your designated dates (send to you via e-mail or informed by your advisor):

  • Admission Test Score Letter issued by CETYS University
  • Birth certificate (original and two copies)
    If you are a U.S. citizen or resident, bring a copy of your birth certificate (as well as its apostille and corresponding translation and certification), along with the documents that certify your legal residency in Mexico as a student. All documents must be certified by the corresponding Mexican authorities. For more information regarding these documents, please contact Norma Galeana at norma.galeana@cetys.mx.
  • Original and one copy of the Revalidation of Studies Decision
  • Copy of CURP (for more information regarding this document, please ask your CETYS advisor)
  • Proof of address (copy)
  • 6 black and white passport photos printed in matte paper (not instant). Photos must be formal (no smiling, no glasses, natural makeup, no fringe or anything that covers the forehead). For women: white button down shirt and black blazer; men: white button down shirt, tie and black jacket)
  • If you have pre-enrolled, please bring proof of payment
  • GNP form (it will be provided by your advisor)

IMPORTANT DATES IN THE ENROLLMENT PROCESS

Check and download the calendar to keep up with information sessions, tests and enrollment dates.

Mexicali Campus

january, 2020

7jan3:30 pm- 6:00 pmPsychometric test for the Psychology Undergraduate ProgramSala Kenworth A de CETYS Universidad, Campus Mexicali, Calzada CETYS s/n Col. Rivera, Mexicali B.C. México C.P. 21259

9jan3:00 pm- 6:00 pmUndergraduate Admission TestSala Kenworth de CETYS Universidad, Campus Mexicali, Calzada CETYS s/n Col. Rivera, Mexicali B.C. México C.P. 21259

11jan9:00 am- 2:00 pmPreparation course for Undergraduate Admission TestSala Kenworth de CETYS Universidad, Campus Mexicali, Calzada CETYS s/n Col. Rivera, Mexicali B.C. México C.P. 21259

14jan3:30 pm- 6:00 pmPsychometric test for the Psychology Undergraduate ProgramSala Kenworth A de CETYS Universidad, Campus Mexicali, Calzada CETYS s/n Col. Rivera, Mexicali B.C. México C.P. 21259

16jan3:00 pm- 6:00 pmUndergraduate Admission TestSala Kenworth de CETYS Universidad, Campus Mexicali, Calzada CETYS s/n Col. Rivera, Mexicali B.C. México C.P. 21259

21jan3:30 pm- 6:00 pmPsychometric test for the Psychology Undergraduate ProgramSala Kenworth A de CETYS Universidad, Campus Mexicali, Calzada CETYS s/n Col. Rivera, Mexicali B.C. México C.P. 21259

23jan3:00 pm- 6:00 pmUndergraduate Admission TestSala Kenworth de CETYS Universidad, Campus Mexicali, Calzada CETYS s/n Col. Rivera, Mexicali B.C. México C.P. 21259

29jan4:00 pm- 5:00 pmINFORMATION SESSION ON Psychology Undergraduate ProgramCámara de Gesell, CETYS Universidad Campus Mexicali, Calzada CETYS s/n Col. Rivera, Mexicali B.C. México C.P. 21259

30jan3:00 pm- 6:00 pmUndergraduate Admission TestSala Kenworth de CETYS Universidad, Campus Mexicali, Calzada CETYS s/n Col. Rivera, Mexicali B.C. México C.P. 21259

Tijuana Campus

january, 2020

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Financial aid

CETYS is accessible to anyone who wishes to study here.
Learn more about the financial aid options available for you.

Eight out of every ten CETYS students have some form of financial aid.

  • ACADEMIC SCHOLARSHIPS
  • ATHLETIC SCHOLARSHIPS
  • CETYS ALUMNI TUITION DISCOUNT
  • SIBLING DISCOUNT
  • CETYS TUITION CREDIT
  • FAFSA FINANCIAL AID

Academic Scholarships

Comprehensive Financial Aid Plan

This plan combines 10% CETYS Credit and anywhere from 25% to 80% Academic Scholarship for students with an overall GPA of 8.5 (minimum) in High School and a score of 1,120 or more in the admission test. Socio-economic evaluation is required.

Available at all campuses.

Application Period August 2020: Mexicali | Tijuana | Ensenada

Comprehensive Financial Aid plan for Engineering Programs

For students of all Engineering Programs who stand out for their intellectual abilities and academic trajectory in High School.

This plan combines 10% CETYS Credit and up to 40% scholarship for students with an overall GPA of 8.5 (minimum) in High School and a score of 1,250 or more in the admission test.

Available at all campuses.
Application Period August 2020: Mexicali | Tijuana | Ensenada

PAFENI Scholarship

Available only at the Ensenada Campus. This scholarship was created with the purpose of helping students who want to study at CETYS.

Students must have an overall GPA of 8.5 and no failed courses in High School. They must also pass the admission exam.

Athletic Scholarships

Athletic Scholarships are for academically outstanding students who are also excellent athletes. They range from 10% to 80%.

Physical and technical examinations are required in order to apply for and receive this scholarship.

Tuition Discounts for CETYS Alumni

If you or your parents graduated from any of our programs at any level or campus, you can get 10% off your tuition.

Sibling discount

For families with 2 or more children enrolled at CETYS, as long as the discount does not surpass 50% for 2 siblings or 75% for 3 siblings.

Interested students must submit an application and undergo a socio-economic study.

CETYS Credit

Available for undergraduate students (up to 10% for engineering programs and up to 12% for all other undergraduate programs).

FAFSA Financial Aid

U.S Federal financial aid that can be requested annually by Mexican citizens and United States residents at an interest rate of 4.45%.

It can be combined with other CETYS financial aid programs, and the amount depends on the economic situation of the student.

Available for new and current students.

Apply here.

For more information, please contact Ana Acuña via e-mail at: ana.acuna@cetys.mx

Download brochure.

Financial aid is subject to regulations.

Tuition Fees for 2020

Business, Psychology and Social Sciences
(Full-time study load: 48 units)
Mexicali Campus Tijuana Campus Ensenada Campus
Registration day payment $ 1,987.20 dlls $ 1,987.20 dlls $ 1,972.80 dlls
 + 4 monthly payments $ 916.09 dlls $ 916.09 dlls $907.65 dlls
or 6 monthly payments* $ 941.93 dlls $ 941.93 dlls $ 933.93 dlls

 

Engineering
(Full-time study load: 40 units)
Mexicali Campus Tijuana Campus Ensenada Campus
Registration day payment $ 1,961.26 dlls $ 1,961.26 dlls $ 1,949.26 dlls
 + 4 monthly payments  $770.79 dlls  $770.79 dlls $763.79 dlls
or 6 monthly payments* $ 840.74 dlls $ 840.74 dlls $ 834.07 dlls

Amounts indicated in US dollars are only used for reference, considering an exchange rate of $19.00 pesos for every dollar. The final exchange rate will be calculated on the day of enrollment.

* This payment option only applies for early registration.

-Additional fees apply when choosing a 100% English Interntational Business Degree at Tijuana Campus.

-Additional fees apply when choosing a 100% English Industrial Engineering at Mexicali Campus.

-Tuition and fees will be subject to possible changes in taxes, tax laws and the economic situation of the country, which could cause an increase. This budget may vary according to the choice of subjects, registration and financial aid.

With Academic Scholarship (38%)

Business, Psychology and Social Sciences
(Full-time study load, 1st semester: 48 units)

Mexicali Campus

Tijuana Campus

Ensenada Campus

Registration day payment

$ 1,232.06 dlls

$ 1,232.06 dlls

$ 1,223.14 dlls

 + 4 monthly payments

$ 548.80 dlls

$ 548.80 dlls

$ 579.59 dlls

or 6 monthly payments*

$ 595.21 dlls

$ 595.21 dlls

$ 590.25 dlls

 

Engineering
(Full-time study load, 1st semester: 40 units))

Mexicali Campus

Tijuana Campus

Ensenada Campus

Registration day payment

$ 1,215.98 dlls

$ 1,215.98 dlls

$ 1,208.54 dlls

 + 4 monthly payments

$ 494.71 dlls

$ 494.71 dlls

$ 490. 37 dlls

or 6 monthly payments*

$ 532.47 dlls

$ 532.47 dlls

$ 528. 34 dlls

 

Amounts indicated in US dollars are only used for reference, considering an exchange rate of $19.00 pesos for every dollar. The final exchange rate will be calculated on the day of enrollment.

For each semester, Registration, Tuition and Student Insurance covering both major medical expenses and tuition are included.

* This payment option only applies for early registration.

Tuition and fees will be subject to possible changes in taxes, tax laws and the economic situation of the country, which could cause an increase. This budget may vary according to the choice of subjects, registration and financial aid.

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COURSE EQUIVALENCY

If you studied at a College, University and/or High School in the United States and wish to continue studying at CETYS, you can do it! Click here to learn about the course equivalency process.

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CETYS meets the quality standards set by national and international accrediting bodies.

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Our Academic Offer

The Distinctive Elements of CETYS Education: Internationalization, Entrepreneurship and Innovation, Linkage (Industry-Business), Information Literacy, Sustainability and Social Responsibility, are present in everything we do.

Learn more about our Continuing Education Programs

Know our Continuous Education Programs’ offer ranging from certification programs, courses to TEFL and our english school: COURSES CERTIFICATION PROGRAMS ENGLISH SCHOOL

News

Events

Inicio de clases

Fecha: 2020-01-20

Campus: Mexicali

Entrega de la beca “Juan Ignacio Guajardo Romero”

Fecha: 2020-01-21

Campus: Mexicali

Merkasutra: Presentación del libro

Fecha: 2020-01-22

Campus: Tijuana

Presentación de libro MED

Fecha: 2020-02-13

Campus: Tijuana

Panel sobre equidad género

Fecha: 2020-03-9

Campus: Tijuana

Contact Us

Mexicali Campus

Calzada CETYS s/n. Col. Rivera, Mexicali, Baja California, México. C.P. 21259

Toll free: 01-800-238-9769

+52 (686) 567-3700

infocetys@cetys.mx

Eduardo Ibañez

+52 (686) 567-3700 Ext. 1702

Cel: +52 (686) 119-9157
Toll free 1 (855) 868-9107
01-800-238-9769 (MX)

eduardo.ibanez@cetys.mx

Tijuana Campus

Av. CETYS Universidad No. 4. Fracc. El Lago, Tijuana, Baja California, México, C.P. 22210

Toll free: 01-800-026-6123

+52 (664) 903-1800

infocetystij@cetys.mx

Norma Beatriz Galeana Hernández

+52 (664) 903-1800 Ext. 319

Cel: +52 (664) 120-9537

norma.galeana@cetys.mx

Michelle Lara Pablos

+52 (664) 903-1800 Ext. 311

Cel: +52 (664) 217-9308

michelle.lara@cetys.mx

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