Student Support

Completing the CSU Application


Completing the CSU Application

An SMC counselor will explain how to complete the CSU application. The entire application will be covered line by line and questions will be addressed.

Recommended for students applying for transfer to CSU.

CSU's That Are Still Open for Admission

Search tool to determine CSU Campuses Still open

Important Deadlines

  • CSU applications for fall admission must be submitted October 1 - November 30 (unless deadline is extended)
  • Click on the CSU Apply link above to find out which CSU campuses are accepting applications for Winter and/or Spring.

Need Help?

Visit the CSU Apply Website for general application questions.

SMC counselors are available virtually to assist with your application. 

Fall 2022 Application Workshops

Workshops have concluded.

For fall the priority application period will be October 1 - November 30.  The rule of thumb is that impacted campuses usually close on the priority deadline.  Non-impacted campuses can stay open past the deadline.  The Dates and Deadline page will show this information -

If you are a student with a disability who requires accommodations for this workshop, please contact the Center for Students with Disabilities at 310-434-4265 or at at least 5 business days prior to the event.

Updating Your CSU Application

Online application update opens for CSU transfer applicants to report final fall grades and in-progress or planned coursework (open through January 31) for CSU. Go online to check dates and deadlines at the Admissions Dates & Deadlines.

Counselors will be available virtually to assist students with updating the UC Application. Please have copies of transcripts from all colleges attended.

These workshops are offered in January.