Prospective Students

Ready to become a Titan?  Please read about the application requirements below for information on how to apply to Cal State Fullerton. If you need further assistance, general or military-specific, please contact our office at (657) 278-8660 or email us at

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Transfer Undergraduate Students

All transfer students must meet a requirement of 60 transferable semester units with a minimum average of a C (2.0) completed by the beginning of the first semester of attendance to CSUF.

Of the 60 units, you must have completed four specific General Education courses with a C or better (C- is NOT an acceptable grade):

  • Oral Communication
  • English Composition
  • Critical Thinking
  • College-level Math

 For detailed information, visit: CSUF's Transfer Students WebsiteOpens in new window

First Time Freshman Students

To be considered a first-time freshman, you must have no previous college courses taken. You must submit your official high school transcripts and your SAT or ACT score.

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Graduate Students

Along with your official transcripts, you must submit your GRE, GMAT, or any other required graduate test scores. Check with your major's academic department for additional required documents or steps.

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