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Cal State Fullerton offers conditional admission based upon self-reported and in progress coursework as indicated on the Cal State Apply application. Conditional admissions means that our offer is contingent upon you continuing to meet all the requirements for admissions to CSUF. All applicants must maintain eligibility by successful completion of Transfer admission requirements and adhering to enrollment deadlines.

  • Accept your admissions offer & Pay the $250 enrollment administrative charge (if applicable to you)
  • Submit necessary documents (official transcripts & test scores) by the deadlines established in your CSUF Tasks list
  • Register and complete CSUF Orientation 
  • Receive Academic Advising
  • Register for courses via CSUF Portal 


Transfer Student Next Steps 

Firm Deadlines   - Failure to meet the deadlines listed below may result in a withdrawal of the application from consideration for admission.


November 1

Final Transcript (AA-T/AS-T posted if applicable) & Exam Credit

How to Submit

November 1

Accept Admission Offer & Pay Enrollment Administrative Charge

How to Accept 

International Students

Visit the International Student Services Pre-semester Start Checklist below.

Pre-semester Start Checklist 


admissions deferrals 

Cal State Fullerton is a highly impacted campus on all levels, and as such, does not defer admissions. If a student is unable to enroll for the admitted term, they will need to reapply for a future term. 


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Don't forget to submit either the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) or the California Dream Act Application (CDA). Make sure to apply by the priority deadline of March 2, 2024.


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Online and in-person orientation is available for students check your CSUF email for instructions on how to register. Click on the banner above to visit the Titan Orientation Programs website for more information.

In-person Spring Transfer Orientation Date January 11 or January 12, 2024.


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Housing for Spring 2024 is limited and not guaranteed. Students are welcome to apply via the housing portal and submitting an application fee. Click the Housing and Residential Engagement banner above for more information on deadlines and the wait list.


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Please review the Student Wellness website for vital information regarding your immunization requirements. Click on the banner above .