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CSU Northridge: Transfer Students

Transfer Acceptance

Transfer applicants are accepted:​​yes
Number of transfer applications received:​​18,645​
Number of transfer applicants offered admission:​​10,687 (57%)
Number of transfer applicants offered admission who enrolled:​​5,835 (55%)

Application and Credit Transfer

Terms for which transfers may enroll:​​fall, spring
Items required of transfer students to apply for admission:
  • high school transcript not required
  • college transcript(s) required of all
  • essay or personal statement not required
  • interview not required
  • standardized test scores not required
  • statement(s) of good standing from prior institution(s) not required
Minimum college GPA required for transfer applicants:​​2.00 using a 4.0 scale
Priority filing date for transfer applicants:​​October 1 for fall
Closing date for transfer applicants:​​November 30 for fall, August 31 for spring
Notification date for transfer applicants:​​March 1 for fall, October 1 for spring
Dates transfer applicants must accept offer of admission by:​​rolling for fall, rolling for spring
Lowest course grade that may be transferred for credit:​​C
Maximum number of credits that may be transferred:​​70 credits from a two-year institution