Cal State Fullerton provides many services for members of the armed services (both active and reserve military as well as veterans) and their dependents, including admissions counseling, academic advising, adult re-entry, career counseling, financial aid, and disabled student services. Cal State Fullerton’s Veterans Resource Center provides comprehensive and personalized specialized services that are designed to create a unique learning environment and to facilitate students’ social and academic integration so they can successfully achieve their educational and professional goals.

ADMISSION Requirements for Transfer Students

Students must meet all of the following to be admitted to the University:

  • 60 transferable semester units (90 quarter units). A maximum of 70 units may be transferred from a community college towards a degree at the CSU, including:
  • Minimum of 30 semester units (45 quarter units) of approved General Education coursework completed with grades of C or higher (from CSU General Education Breadth or IGETC GE patterns), which includes:
  • The “Golden Four” requirements (which must be completed with a C- or higher grade):
    • Oral Communication
    • Written Communication
    • Critical Thinking
    • Mathematics/Quantitative Reasoning
  • Good academic standing at the last college or university attended
  • Transfer GPA Requirement: Cal State Fullerton is an impacted campus (for all majors) and admission to the University is competitive. Although students may be admitted to the CSU system with a 2.0 grade point average, students applying to Cal State Fullerton campus will need higher GPA’s to be competitive. Please see our campus impaction policy for more information 

Veterans Resource Center

Cal State Fullerton’s Veterans Resource Center provides assistance for active and reserve military, veterans and their dependents with a wide range of services. The Veterans Resource Center is located in University Hall, Room 230 and they may be contacted at (657) 278-8660. For more information about their services, you may visit the following links