CSU Chico: Trasnfer Students

Transfer Acceptance

Transfer applicants are accepted:yes
Number of transfer applications received:6,582
Number of transfer applicants offe​red admission:4,346 (66%)
Number of transfer applicants offered admission who enrolled:1,627 (37%)
Percent of all new students who were transfers:30%

Application and Credit Transfer

Terms for which transfers may enroll:fall, sprin​​g
Minimum number of credits applicant needs to apply as a transfer student:60
Items required of transfer students to apply for admission:
  • high school transcript recommended of some
  • college transcript(s) required of all
  • essay or personal statement not required
  • interview not required
  • standardized test scores recommended of some
  • statement(s) of good standing from prior institution(s) required of all
Minimum high school GPA required for transfer applicants:2.00 using a 4.0 scale​
Minimum college GPA required for transfer applicants:2.00 using a 4.0 scale
Priority filing date for transfer applicants:October 1 for fall, August 1 for spring
Notification date for transfer applicants:March for fall, October for spring
Lowest course grade that may be transferred for credit:D
Maximum number of credits that may be transferred:70 credits from a two-year institution
Minimum number of credits that must be earned at school:30 to receive a bachelor's degree
Other/Unique transfer policies:Grade of "C" required in English composition, math (above level of intermediate algebra), speech, and critical thinking for admission purposes.​