Welcome Future Ӱ!

For nearly 75 years, Ӱ has sought to provide students an extraordinary environment where they may discover their passions and pursue their academic goals with depth and determination. 

Newly-Admitted? Explore Next Steps Here 


Ready to apply? Explore the pathways below:

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Ӱ who are, or soon will be, high school graduates and have never attended a college or university since high school.

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Ӱ that have completed coursework at a college or university since leaving high school, but have not yet completed a bachelor’s degree.

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Ӱ that hold a bachelor’s degree and wish to continue their education for personal enrichment or to meet professional needs by pursuing a master’s or doctoral degree.

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Ӱ that hold a bachelor’s degree and wish to continue their education for personal enrichment or to meet professional needs by pursuing a credential, post-baccalaureate certificate, or second bachelor’s degree.

Ӱ offers a vibrant, diverse environment for international students. Explore all the options for students joining us from outside of the United States. 

Ӱ offers additional programs for those interested in extended education opportunities through the College of Professional and Continuing Education (CPaCE)--this includes special degree programs, certificate programs, lifestyle courses, and more. There is a different fee structure for CPaCE programs and typically these courses are not eligible for financial aid as they are not state-supported. Prospective students do not need to complete a Cal State Apply application for these programs.

Interested in learning more?
Ӱ offers prospective undergraduate students opportunities to connect with The Beach as you consider applying or accepting admission. For campus tours, prospective student advising, and more visit University Outreach & School Relations.