Find your future at the California State University.With 23 campuses and thousands of degree choices, the CSU is a great place to start your journey. Explore your options below, and start your application today.
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Starting with the Fall 2020 application cycle, the fee to apply to the CSU will change from $55 per campus to $70 per campus. Some students may qualify for an application fee waiver. The increased fee does not apply to those who apply for the Spring 2020 term.
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Compare all 23 schools by size, location, activities and other criteria to find the campus that's the perfect fit for you.
The CSU offers over 4,100 undergraduate and graduate degrees through classroom and online instruction.
Wondering about admission requirements and the tests, grades and test scores you'll need to be admitted?
Find out how much it costs to go to the CSU and how to apply for a variety of types of financial aid, including grants and loans.
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The path to a college degree starts early. Here's what you need to know, starting as soon as sixth grade.
Create an account at CaliforniaColleges.edu to track your classes and then transfer your planner to your CSU application.
A campus or major is “impacted” when there are more qualiﬁed applicants than available spaces to accommodate them. A number of campuses and degree programs are impacted, which may affect your plans to attend the CSU.