Screenshot 2015-08-14 09.18.17.pngNew Faculty

Welcome to CSULB! We are excited you are joining our faculty team. This wiki is designed to help you get started and serve as a resource for your faculty, teaching and campus support needs! See below for your Semester Start Up Guide!


Semester Start-up Guide

This quick start guide will link you directly to the basics you need to start teaching here at The Beach.
  • CSULB Policies and Procedures
  • Screenshot 2015-08-14 10.54.40.png Your BeachID
    • This is your portal to all CSULB systems (MyCSULB, BeachBoard, etc.)
    • Please visit and click on the “Activate Account” link.
    • Your BeachID account can be activated 48 hours after course and instructor data are entered into the campus Student Administration system OR 24 hours after employment data are entered into the campus Human Resources system
  • Screenshot 2015-08-14 11.31.40.pngAcademic Calendar
  • CSULB Library
    • The CSULB Library offers a 24/7 Live Chat service in addition to on-ground/online research resources.
  • Setting up BeachBoardScreenshot 2015-08-14 10.56.16.png
    • BeachBoard is the University's e-learning environment. Instructors who choose to use BeachBoard often use it to post their course syllabi, lecture materials, assignments, discussions, and even grades.It can also be used in Hybrid Courses, a combination of a traditional class and online class, BeachBoard can provide online quizzes, a virtual chat room and discussion boards.
    • BeachBoard Quick Start Guides
    • BeachBoard ShowMe Video
  • CSULB Office of Academic Technology
  • CSULB Faculty ID Card Services
    • (562) 985-7388
    • located inside the university bookstore
  • Campus Supports List of quick links to a variety of campus services
  • BeachNet+ Wireless NetworkScreenshot 2015-08-14 11.12.40.png
  • Screenshot 2015-08-14 09.20.44.pngMaps, Parking and Traffic

    Click HERE for the most up-to-date campus maps, parking and traffic information for the CSULB campus. There are links for campus and Long Beach community transit services. Here is a link to a printable campus map.
    General Parking Services provides information about parking options, fees and parking permits.
  • Where to eat on campus Screenshot 2015-08-14 11.28.07.png

For more detailed information about your office space, office hours, keys, etc. please contact your Department Chair.