All students who intend to return to CSU, Chico as regularly enrolled students must apply during the priority filing period.

  1. Eligibility: All returning students must be junior level and must have earned a minimum of 60 transferable semester units (90 quarter units).
  2. You must re-apply through in new window)* The typical application filing periods for each semester are as follows:
    • Spring: August 1-Sept 30
    • Fall: October 1-December 15
  3. Send official transcripts to the Office of Admissions from all schools attended since your last semester at CSU, Chico. Your transcripts must include grades for all coursework completed.  Send transcripts to Office of Admissions, CSU, Chico, 400 W. First Street, Chico, CA  95929-0722.
  4. Disqualified Students:
  5. Email is the primary form of communication for the Office of Admissions. Check your email regularly for notifications from admissions regarding application status and any requests for additional information. 

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(opens in new window) 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.