Application Timeline

What Student does What CSUF does
STUDENT 1. Submit application and $70 application fee
CSUF 2. CSUF issues student Campus Wide ID number (CWID), for student portal login
STUDENT 3. Email unofficial transcripts and test scores
*Decision cannot be made with incomplete documents
CSUF 4. CSUF issues admission decision by email
STUDENT 5. Accept admission and submit financial affidavit form and proof of funding
CSUF 6. CSUF issues I-20
*if financial affidavit is approved and delivery preference is provided
STUDENT 7. Mail final official transcripts to CSUF
*For final grades or those who emailed transcripts for admission
STUDENT 8. Obtain visa or request SEVIS record be released
STUDENT 9. Complete online training and Check-in. Attend Orientation as required
STUDENT 10. Begin your studies at CSUF