Fall 2018 Applications

Apply October 1-November 30, 2017

The key to a successful transfer is early planning to ensure that students complete courses that meet the admission, general education, and lower division major preparation requirements. Review the 2018-2019 CSU Admissions Handbook (PDF) for more information. 

Apply online at View the Transfer Student Application Checklist from the Cal State Apply website.

The typical application filing periods for each semester are listed below. CSU Chico is an impacted campus.

  • Spring Semester: August 1-31
  • Fall Semester: October 1-November 30

Any CSU, Chico student or applicant for admission to CSU, Chico has the right to be free from discrimination, harassment, and retaliation. If you feel you have been subjected to the aforementioned, consult Executive Order 1097 or contact the Student Judicial Affairs Office, 530-898-6897.

General inquiries about your application should be directed to the Office of Admissions at or 1-800-542-4426.