CPDC Architecture & Engineering

CSU Architectural Prequalification

Architectural Prequalification Application Instructions

Applications for the fiscal year of 2020-21 will be available starting March 16, 2020. The deadline to turn in an application is May 31, 2020.

If you have not yet applied for the current year and require a confirmation letter for projects through June 30, 2020, you may contact Karisa Katsuki (562) 951-4106.

To begin your application for the  2020-21 year, please follow these steps.

  1. Complete the 2020-21 Application.
  2. Save the file as a WORD.docx using your FIRMNAME_CITY.docx (do not use the current generic file name with date). For example if your firm name is ABC Construction and you are filling out the application for your Los Angeles location, the file name would be ABC Construction_Los Angeles.docx. 
  3. Email the completed application to AppPrequal@share.calstate.edu
  4. Your application will be reviewed and if approved, will be added to the searchable database. 
  5. After approval, your typed in answers will automatically populate the searchable database. Errors will affect the ability of your company to be found.

Trustee policy requires all architectural firms seeking commissions on major capital projects to be prequalified. The CSU Office of the Chancellor has established an annual prequalification process to fulfill this requirement.

Interested parties are invited to download and submit their completed application. See “Applying for Prequalification” for additional information.