The following semester campuses require the "Golden Four" courses (Oral Communication, Written Communication, Critical Thinking, Mathematics/Quantitative Reasoning) be completed the semester before the start of the upcoming term.
The following quarter campuses require the Golden Four courses be completed one quarter or more before the start of the upcoming term.
*CSU Chico and
Fresno State allow completion of the Golden Four requirements during the fall term immediately preceding a spring admission.** Cal Poly San Luis Obispo is open for transfer admission ONLY in the fall term. All of the Golden Four courses must be completed by the end of the prior spring term.
Disclaimer: All information provided here is for academic year 2018-19. Information is current as of September 2017 and subject to change without prior notice. Please visit the
CSU campus websites or contact a specific campus for up-to-date information.