International Admissions / Deadlines

Important Dates

Note: Your application may be cancelled if you do not meet the required deadlines.


Fall 2017

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Date Deadline\Events
10/01/2016 - 11/30/2016 CSU Fullerton will be accepting applications for the fall 2017 semester October 1 through November 30.
2/01/2017 Official Test Scores (ACT, SAT or TOEFL) received by CSUF.
2/15/2017 Application Fee (if submitted by check or money order).
3/21/2017 Submit 7th Semester High School Transcript, only if this item is on your 'To Do List' in your Student Center (not required for admitted students).
4/21/2017 Deadline to register for the Entry Level Mathematics and English Placement Test. Register here.
5/01/2017 Accepting Admission and Enrollment Deposit (Applicants admitted after April 15th have two weeks from the date of admission, printed on the admit letter, to accept their admission offer).
5/06/2017 ELM/EPT last date to take the test(s).
6/20/2017 ELM/EPT scores received by CSUF.
7/01/2017 Final Official High School Transcript.
Date Deadline\Events
10/01/2016 - 3/31/2017 CSU Fullerton will be accepting applications for the fall 2017 semester October 1 through March 31.
2/01/2017 Application Fee (if submitted by check or money order). Students that submit an application after 2/1/2017 have 30 days from application submission.
4/15/2017 Official Test Scores (ACT, SAT or TOEFL) and high school transcripts.
4/21/2017 Deadline to register for the Entry Level Mathematics and English Placement Test. Register here.
5/01/2017 Accepting Admission and Enrollment Deposit. (Applicants admitted after April 15th have two weeks from the date of admission (date printed on the admit letter) to accept their admission offer.
5/06/2017 Deadline to take the ELM and EPT exams for students attending language programs in the United States. Students coming directly from overseas high schools will receive an email with instructions during the summer months.
6/20/2017 Deadline to submit ELM/EPT scores from students attending language programs in the United States.
7/17/2017 Final Official High School Transcript.
Date Deadline\Events
10/01/2016 - 3/31/2017 CSU Fullerton will be accepting applications for the fall 2017 semester October 1 through March 31 (Main campus all levels and majors).
2/01/2017 Application Fee (if submitted by check or money order). Students that submit an application after 2/1/2017 have 30 days from application submission.
4/15/2017 All transcripts with grades through Fall 2016 and TOEFL or IELTS score report.
6/01/2017 Accepting Admission and Enrollment Deposit. (Applicants admitted after May 15th have two weeks from the date of admission (date printed on the admit letter) to accept their admission offer.
6/23/2017 Unofficial Final Grade Cards or Unofficial Transcripts (Winter and Spring courses in progress).
7/17/2017 All official transcripts with grades through Spring 2017.
Date Deadline\Events
10/01/2016 - 11/30/2016 CSU Fullerton will be accepting applications for the fall 2017 semester October 1 through November 30.
2/01/2017 Application Fee (if submitted by check or money order).
2/10/2017 If admitted, unofficial Final Grade Cards or Unofficial Transcripts for Fall 2016 courses.
3/16/2017 All transcripts with grades through Fall 2016. Deadline for TOEFL or IELTS score, if required.
4/03/2017 Transfer Degree Verification Form of AA-T or AS-T (in-progress or completed).
6/01/2017 Accepting Admission and Enrollment Deposit. (Applicants admitted after May 15th have two weeks from the date of admission, printed on the admit letter, to accept their admission offer.)
6/23/2017 Unofficial Final Grade Cards or Unofficial Transcripts (Winter and Spring courses in progress).
7/17/2017 All official transcripts with grades through Spring 2017.
7/17/2017 Unofficial Final Grade Cards or Unofficial Transcripts (Spring courses in progress) for colleges with late Spring terms. See the list here.
9/04/2017 Transfer Degree (AA-T or AS-T) Official Transcript with Degree Posted.
Date Deadline\Events
10/01/2016 Fall 2017 applications open, each department has different closing dates. Engineering and Computer Science applications click HERE for deadlines.
2/01/2017 Application Fee (if submitted by check or money order) for applicants that applied from 10/01/16 - 11/30/16. After 11/30/16, application fee must be paid within 30 days of admission application submission.
5/05/2017 All required documents must be received by CSUF by May 5th (or by department deadline).
8/21/2017 Accepting Admission and Enrollment Deposit. Please contact your department for the acceptance deadline for your major.
10/5/2017 Final Official College Transcripts.

Spring 2017

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Date Deadline\Events
- Spring admission is not available for undergraduate Freshmen. Fall 2017 admission opens 10/1/16.
Date Deadline\Events
8/1/2016 - 8/31/2016 CSU Fullerton will be accepting applications for the spring 2017 semester August 1st through August 31st.
10/03/2016 All official college transcripts with grades through Summer 2016.
10/19/2016 Application Fee (if submitted by check or money order).
10/27/2016 All required documents must be received by CSUF.
11/15/2016 Accepting Admission and Enrollment Deposit.(Applicants admitted after November 1st have two weeks from the date of admission, printed on the admit letter, to accept their admission offer.)
11/16/2016 Transfer Degree Verification Form of AA-T or AS-T (in-progress or completed).
02/17/2017 Final Official College Transcripts with grades through Fall 2016.
03/02/2017 Transfer Degree (AA-T or AS-T) Official Transcript with Degree Posted.
Date Deadline\Events
8/1/2016 - 8/31/2016 CSU Fullerton will be accepting applications for the spring 2017 semester August 1st through August 31st.
10/03/2016 All official college transcripts with grades through Summer 2016.
10/19/2016 Application Fee (if submitted by check or money order).
10/27/2016 All required documents must be received by CSUF.
11/15/2016 Accepting Admission and Enrollment Deposit.(Applicants admitted after November 1st have two weeks from the date of admission, printed on the admit letter, to accept their admission offer.)
02/17/2017 Final Official College Transcripts with grades through Fall 2016.
Date Deadline\Events
8/1/2016 CSU Fullerton will be accepting applications for spring 2017  graduate and post-baccalaureate students beginning August 1st. Deadlines to apply vary across graduate programs. "Note: Computer Science is closed for Spring 2017 applications"
10/19/2016 Application Fee (if submitted by check or money order).
10/27/2016 All required documents must be received by CSUF.
11/15/2016 Accepting Admission and Enrollment Deposit. Please contact your department for the acceptance deadline for your major.
12/19/2016 Deadline for graduate Engineering and Computer Science students to Accept Admission and Pay the Enrollment Deposit.
03/16/2017 Final Official College Transcripts.
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