Apply Online Through
It's easy to apply to the CSU right from CaliforniaColleges.edu.
It's simple, accurate and efficient for you and the campus.
If you have a CaliforniaColleges.edu account, then all the
relevant information you have already entered will transfer into
the CSU online application. There are two ways to access a CSU
campus application from CaliforniaColleges.edu.
- From the College. If you are on the "At a Glance" page of a CSU
campus, you will find the "Undergraduate Application" link on the
right sidebar. Clicking on "Undergraduate Application" will launch
the campus application.
- From Applications and Transcripts. Go to "Apply to College and Track Your Applications."
Clicking on "Apply" will launch the campus application.
Apply Online Through CSUMentor.edu
If you don't have a CaliforniaColleges.edu account, don't worry.
You can enter all of the necessary information directly on the
online application. The online application is available on the
Start your online application anytime, one advantage to applying
online is that you don't have to complete the entire application in
one sitting. Simply save your work and return later at your
Many CSU campuses do not accept fall term applications after the
initial filing period which ends on November 30, so apply
To be competitive in the application process, remember to answer
all of the questions in the application and file your application
early and stay current with all of the deadlines set by the
Applying to More Than One Campus
Each CSU campus processes and makes admission decisions for
applicants to that campus. This means that if you want to apply to
more than one CSU, you will need to apply to each campus in which
you have an interest. The online application process autofills most
of the information for each additional CSU admission application,
saving you time. You then only need to complete the campus specific
information, verify your information, submit application fee and
Applying to the Educational Opportunity Program (EOP)
The Educational Opportunity Program (EOP) provides assistance
through mentorship, academic programs, financial assistance,
counseling/advising, and other campus support services to those who
are first generation college students, and/or from low-income and
educationally disadvantaged backgrounds.
To submit the CSU EOP Applicaiton follow these instructions:
- Follow this link to CSU Mentor.
- Enter your CaliforniaColleges.edu username and password under
- Once logged in go to the EOP Application Manager portal.
- Complete an EOP application per the instrctions on the page for
each CSU campus you have applied to.
Priority Filing Period for Fall
The priority filing period for fall ends on November 30 each
Find out which CSU
campuses are accepting applications and which majors are open or
Learn more about when to apply for admission here.
International Student Applicants
The application process for international students is somewhat
different than for U.S. students. Information for
international students is available on CSUMentor.