Transfer Information for CSU
- California State University (CSU) Associate Degree for Transfer (ADT)
A Degree with a Guarantee. Earn priority admission to the CSU with junior standing
once you earn an Associate Degree for Transfer (ADT) at a California community college.
- 23 CSU Campuses
Explore all 23 CSU campuses and majors.
- Application Dates & Deadlines/Lower Division Transfer
Learn which campuses are open for Lower Division transfer students and which CSU open
after the application deadline.
- Completion of the "Golden Four"
CSUs require the "Golden Four" courses to be completed the semester before the start
of the upcoming term.
- CSU Local Admission and Service Area
Local area community colleges for each CSU campus.
- Lower-Division Transfer
Students that has 59 or fewer transferable semester units by the time of entering
a CSU, are considered a lower-division transfer applicant.
- CSU Nursing Programs
- Criteria for CSU San Marcos Local Admission Area Transfer Students
Learn about admission process to CSUSM, Local Admission Area (Impaction), MyCSUSM,
eligibility, and much more.
- CSUSM Extended Learning
Learn about programs/degrees available through CSUSM Extended Learning
- CSUSM Open University – this program allows anyone, on a space-available-basis, to take undergraduate and
graduate classes without being formally admitted to California State University San
- Criteria for SDSU Transfer Students
Learn about admission process to SDSU, eligibility, and much more.
- SDSU General Information Learn about admission processes to SDSU, Transfer Admission Guaranteed (TAG), Admissions
Appeal, and much more.
- SDSU Global Campus
SDSU Global Campus offers a wide variety of lifelong learning classes, seminars, certificate
programs, and degree completion programs.
- SDSU Open University
Open University allows students to take SDSU undergraduate and graduate classes on-campus
and online, on a space-available basis, without the formal university admissions process.
- AP Credit
CSU grants credit for all College Board Advanced Placement tests on which a student
scores 3 or higher.
- Application Filling period
Remember to apply for admission in October & November!
- CSU campuses still accepting applications
List of CSU campuses open for transfer admission.
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