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enrollment for summer arts 2022 WILL OPEN IN jANUARY.

We plan to be back live in 2022 offering in-person classes on the Fresno Sta​te campus and abroad.

Please check back in January 2022 for more information.

The information below is for reference only, and will be updated for 2022.


  1. Find the web page(s) for the course(s) you want to take and review the “How to Apply” section(s).
  2. Prepare the materials listed in Step One of the “How to Apply” section for each class. In some cases, you may need to arrange an audition with the course coordinator.
  3. Register online by clicking the “REGISTER NOW!” button on this page and upload the materials listed in the “How to Apply” section for each workshop to the Summer Arts registration office by the deadline listed. Do not send your application materials or fees to the course coordinator.
  4. Upon acceptance by the course coordinator, submit payment of enrollment fees and materials fees (if applicable) to the Summer Arts registration office. You must complete all four steps to be admitted to CSU Summer Arts.


Read the web page on scholarships and prepare the documents you will need to apply for scholarship assistance before you begin the online registration process. When you have completed your online registration you will be directed to the online scholarship application form. You should be prepared to complete your scholarship application at the time you complete your registration application.

Having trouble registering? Email us for assistance.


Requirements for admission vary from course to course. Please carefully review the “How to Apply” and "Who Should Apply" sections for each course you are interested in. Students may apply for and enroll in only one course per two-week session. Course dates may not overlap. Please check the dates of the course(s) you want to take.

Enrollment in a course is subject to:

  1. Receipt of your completed online registration and application materials by the CSU Summer Arts  registration office.
  2. Approval by the course coordinator.
  3. Payment of the balance of your fees upon acceptance.


Applicants will be notified by email within one week following the course application deadline. Applicants will receive an email stating that they have been accepted, not accepted, or have been placed on the waitlist. In case of waitlist placement, applicants will be notified as soon as possible if they are confirmed for a spot in the class.


All CSU Summer Arts​ courses offer three to six units of transferable college credit. Undergraduate or graduate credit is earned through Fresno State. Courses offered at CSU Summer Arts may be repeated. If you are a California resident, you may take a second CSU Summer Arts course (up to six units) with no additional enrollment fee.

You must apply for a transcript at the end of your workshop to have the units transferred to your home campus. You will receive instructions about how to order a transcript at the end of your course.


The California State University (CSU) is committed to providing a diverse and supportive academic and work environment that facilitates learning, teaching, working, and conducting research for all students, employees, and visitors. It is CSU polity to ensure that individuals with disabilities shall have equal access to and the opportunity to participate in CSU programs, activities, and services.

Summer Arts embraces the diversity that all students bring to our program. We strive to ensure that our educational experience is accessible to all students and to provide services and resources that enrich the experience through equity, inclusion, advocacy, and support.

If you have a disability and require accommodation to fully participate in this program, or have questions about physical access, please contact Joanne Sharp or 562-951-4065. Every effort will be made to accommodate advance requests in conjunction with our host campus, but services are subject to availability.

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