Connect with the CSU: College Nights September & October 2023
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CSU 'College Night' Helps Pave the Road to Your Four-Year Degree


CSU representatives from all 23 universities meet with prospective students and prepare them for college admission.

Connect with the CSU: College Nights September & October 2023

The California State University will be hosting its annual 'College Night' college fairs throughout September and October. These​ free events provide opportunities for high school or community college students, returning students or adult learners and their family members to meet with all 23 CSU campuses in one location. College Night visitors will receive advice on applying for admission, selecting a major and choosing the CSU campus that best fits their needs.

What to expect: 

  • Meet and make connections with representatives from all 23 CSU campuses
  • Learn how to best prepare for CSU first-year and transfer admissions
  • Receive tips on completing your Cal State Apply application 
  • Discover available financial aid resources to help pay for college
  • Take a picture with a CSU mascot or two!

Did you know students who apply to their local Cal State university are given priority admission? The CSU offers over 4,000 undergraduate and graduate degree programs, so we are confident there​ is a place for you to pursue your interests at one of our campuses.

Beginning on October 1, the CSU will start accepting applications for admission to the fall 2024 term at all 23 universities. Prospective students interested in attending a CSU campus can apply online at Cal State Apply. Start your application early and avoid the unnecessary stress of waiting until the last minute. Cal State Apply enables all potential CSU incoming freshman, transfer, graduate and international students to apply to multiple CSU campuses with just one application.

Watch a video ​that invites you to join us at a College Night college fair in your area. 


Please visit the CSU College Night website for more information.


CSU College Night Dates:

Tuesday, September 19th | Pasadena Convention Center | Pasadena, CA

Thursday, September 21st | Anaheim Convention Center | Anaheim, CA

Tuesday, September 26th | Hyatt Regency San Francisco Airport | Burlingame, CA

Thursday, September 28th | California State University, Sacramento | Sacramento, CA

Monday, October 2nd | Visalia Convention Center | Visalia, CA​