Giving Since its founding in 1995, California International Business University (CIBU) has proven to be a valuable partner in the growth of San Diego—our city, county and region. We’re thinking about the future Not just our future, but the future of every boy and girl who aspires to attend CIBU. Giving to CIBU is about the future of this university. It is the driver of our development as a leading innovation and entrepreneurship university. CIBU has identified several priorities-including applying for WASC Senior College and University Commission eligibility- that will safeguard our future and strengthen our mission to change lives through developing and offering relevant educational programs. CIBU CIBU, a 501(c)(3) (not-for-profit) private corporation relies on the giving of others – and does not receive city, state, nor federal tax-payer funds. Providing leadership to CIBU is a Board of Trustees made up of highly qualified civic and business leaders, some of whom are San Diegans, who give their personal expertise, time and treasure to support CIBU.