Important Dates & Deadlines

Prospective Students: Application Deadlines

The initial CSU application filing periods for first-time freshmen and transfer applicants are as follows:

  • Fall Semester:        October 1 - November 30 of the previous year
  • Spring Semester:   August 1 - 31 of the previous year

Actual application deadlines may vary depending on the program and application type. Visit Cal State Apply for more information on program offerings by term.

Admitted Students: Deadlines for Final Transcripts

If you are
applying for:

Final official transcripts and other supporting
documents must be received by the dates below. Transcripts from all institutions including coursework completed and in-progress should be submitted prior to the final transcript deadline with all grades posted.

Fall Semester July 15*
Spring Semester

January 6*

Office of Admissions and Records

Student Services Building, 47SA
9001 Stockdale Highway
Bakersfield, CA 93311-1022

Phone: (661) 654-3036
Fax: (661) 654-3389

Enrollment Management