If you've studied at another college or university and now want to transfer to the California State University, this is the place to learn what you need to be admitted and to start your application.
The Cal State Apply application is currently undergoing maintenance in preparation for the 2023-2024 application cycle opening. The applications for the 2022-2023 cycle, as well as the 2023-2024 cycle will re-open at 6:00 AM on October 1.
Select a Term to Apply For
The fee to apply to the CSU is $70 per campus.
Some students may qualify for an
application fee waiver.
Transfer Application – Academic History Updates 2022-23
See Application Dates & Deadlines
Transfer Student Application Checklist
Cal State Apply Transfer Application Guide 2023-2024
EOP Program Worksheet – 2022-23
Top Transfer Application Dos and Don’ts 23-24
There are three types of transfer students: