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CSU Campuses and Requirements

CSU Campuses

CSU Admission Requirements

Our admission guidelines are designed to ensure you are well-prepared to succeed at a CSU school.

If you're interested in entering the California State University as a freshman, you'll have to satisfy these requirements:

Complete a minimum of 15 college-preparatory courses with at least 11 finished prior to the beginning of your senior year.  A grade of C or better is required for each course you use to meet any subject requirement.

A-G Requirements

There are career and technical education (CTE) courses that can be used to meet any of the subject area requirements. The Articulation list displays the approved courses.

Earn a grade point average (GPA) of 2.0 or better in these courses with no grade lower than a C. 

LEARN HOW TO CALCULATE YOUR CSU GPA.

Take the SAT Reasoning or ACT examination.

Apply to CSU schools.

The APPLICATION DEADLINE IS NOVEMBER 30TH!