Applying to CIIS

California Institute of Integral Studies actively seeks a diverse student body, one whose varied backgrounds, experiences, and interests help cultivate a rich and rewarding educational experience for all. Decisions regarding admission are based on consideration of (1) the applicant's potential for success in the chosen field of study based upon past academic/professional achievement, maturity, and motivation for educational and personal development; and (2) the congruence of the applicant's interests with the philosophy and purpose of the program and Institute.

International Students

CIIS is committed to international education and to providing quality support and services for international students.


CIIS offers a warm welcome to our veterans and their family members who served to keep our nation safe.

Financial Aid

The Financial Aid Office is committed to assisting both domestic and international CIIS students with FAFSA, scholarships, grants, and loans.

CIIS State Authorization & Professional Licensure Policies & Procedures

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