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Want to join Cal State LA in Fall 2016?
Apply NOW via CSU Mentor! The priority application filing period is October 1, 2015-November 30, 2015. For more information, click here.

Downtown LA Campus - apply NOW!
For list of available programs, click here. Spring 2016 classes begin January 25, 2016.