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Transfer Deadlines

Admissions Deadlines 

An applicant’s admission process starts well before they submit an application and will continue until they are attending courses. With that in mind, the following important admission deadlines will give incoming Transfer applicants an idea of what to expect as they make their journey to becoming a Coyote at CSUSB.

All deadlines are specific to CSUSB. Failure to meet a CSUSB deadline may result in the cancellation of your application. Deadline extensions or exemptions are not granted regardless of the reason. Additional requirements and deadlines might also apply to students in unique admission situations.

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Fall - Deadlines

Dec 15: Application Deadline

CSUSB will accept Undergraduate Applications via Cal State Apply from Transfer students October 1 through December 15. All 23 of the CSU campuses use the common Cal State Apply application.  There is a $70 application fee per campus you choose to send your application to. Veteran and returning students will have an extension window to submit their application. 

Feb 15: Partial Document Deadline

All incoming students will be required to submit official transcripts from every institution you have attended regardless of relevance the courses taken may have to the major you are applying to at CSUSB . This includes schools that you might currently be attending courses at. Students should submit these as soon as they are available but no later than February 15. Additional documents such as test scores may also be required. For a personalized list of your required documents, CSUSB will create a To Do list for each student. For more information on how to submit your documents please visit our Submitting Documents web page.

May 1: Accept/Decline & Enrollment Confirmation Deposit Deadline

Applicants are offered admission to CSUSB starting as early as October 15 up through April 1. When you receive your admission decision it is based on many factors and does not reflect on your academic achievements. After being offered admission, all students must formally accept their offer and make an Enrollment Confirmation Deposit in order to secure their spot for Fall enrollment. More information can be found on our Accept your Admission web page.

June 15: Transfer Orientation Deadline 

Orientation is a mandatory program for all newly admitted students into CSUSB and is designed to help you begin to feel at home on campus and help you become familiar with the wide range of academic opportunities available at CSUSB. Sessions are offered at both the San Bernardino and Palm Desert campus. You must register for an orientation session on or before June 15. For more information visit the Transfer Orientation web page.

July 15: Final Document Deadline

All incoming students will be required to submit all outstanding Final Official transcripts reflecting completed Spring course grades. Students should submit these as soon as they are available but no later than July 15. Additional documents such as test scores may also be required. For a personalized list of your required documents, CSUSB will create a To Do list for each student. For more information on how to submit your documents please visit our Submitting Documents web page.

Spring - Deadlines

Aug 31: Application Deadline

CSUSB will accept Undergraduate Applications for non-impacted programs via Cal State Apply from Transfer students August 1 through August 31. All 23 of the CSU campuses use the common Cal State Apply application.  There is a $70 application fee per campus you choose to send your application to. 

Sept 30: Veteran and Returning Students Applications Deadline

CSUSB will extends the Application deadline for Veteran and Returning students.  Undergraduate Application via Cal State Apply from Veteran and Returning CSUSB students August 1 through September 30. All 23 of the CSU campuses use the common Cal State Apply application.  There is a $70 application fee per campus you choose to send your application to. Submit your application via Cal State Apply.

Oct 1: Partial Document Deadline

All incoming students will be required to submit Official transcripts from every institution you have attended regardless of relevance the courses taken may have to the major you are applying to at CSUSB . This include schools that you might currently be attending courses at. Students should submit these as soon as they are available but no later than October 1. Additional documents such as test scores may also be required. For a personalized list of your required documents, CSUSB will create a To Do list for each student. For more information on how to submit your documents please visit our Submitting Documents web page.

Nov 30: Accept/Decline & Enrollment Confirmation Deposit Deadline

Applicants are offered admission to CSUSB starting as early as August 15 up through November 1. When you receive your admission decision is based on many factors and does not reflect on your academic achievements. After being offered admission, all students must formally accept their offer and make an Enrollment Confirmation Deposit in order to secure their spot for Fall enrollment. More information can be found on our Accept your Admission web page.

Dec 15: Transfer Orientation Deadline

Orientation is a mandatory program for all newly admitted students into CSUSB and is designed to help you begin to feel at home on campus and help you become familiar with the wide range of academic opportunities available at CSUSB. Sessions are offered at both the San Bernardino and Palm Desert campus. You must register for an orientation session on or before December 15. For more information visit the Transfer Orientation web page.

Feb 1: Final Document Deadline

All incoming students will be required to submit all outstanding Final Official transcripts reflecting completed Fall course grades. Students should submit these as soon as they are available but no later than February 1. Additional documents such as test scores may also be required. For a personalized list of your required documents, CSUSB will create a To Do list for each student. For more information on how to submit your documents please visit our Submitting Documents web page.