Start your admission process at Cal State Apply. Visit each  programs' admission page for more detailed information on how to complete your application.  If you are having difficutly with the Cal State Apply process please attend a Cal State Apply Zoom Workshop (online/virtual workshop) or view our program Tip Guides.

Cal State Apply Zoom Workshop (Online/Virtual)

In an effort to support our students we have provided online workshops any potential applicant can request.  The purpose of these virtual workshops are to provide support to students on how to navigate the application process on Cal State Apply.  If you have never used Zoom before please view this videoOpens in new window  for directions on how to create a free Zoom account. 

To request an online session please email  If you have any questions please contact our office at (657)278-4023.  We look forward to assisting you.

Cal State Apply Zoom Workshops are by request only.

Cal State Apply Tip Guides

We understand that Cal State Apply can be challenging navigate so it is highly recommended to attend one of the virtual Zoom Workshops to assist with the Cal State Apply application process.  However, if you are unable to attend please view your programs "Tip Guide" to get a better understanding of how to process your application.

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California State University programs for professions that require licensure or certification are intended to prepare the student to meet California licensure and certification requirements. Admission into programs for professions that require licensure and certification does not guarantee that students will obtain a license or certificate. Licensure and certification requirements are set by agencies that are not controlled by or affiliated with the California State University and licensure and certification requirements can change at any time.

The California State University has not determined whether its programs meet other states’ educational or professional requirements for licensure and certification. Students enrolled in a California State University program who are planning to pursue licensure or certification in other states are responsible for determining whether they will meet their state’s requirements for licensure or certification. This disclosure is made pursuant to 34 CFR §668.43(a)(5)(v)(C).

If you are an International Student, please be sure to seek advisement from International Student Services. International Student ServicesOpens in new window provides advising to international students on F or J status on immigration, personal, social and cultural matters.