Rigorous preparation is key to academic success at Cal State LA. We offer 60 undergraduate majors and over 100 graduate programs in a dynamic and diverse learning community led by award-winning faculty. We prepare students to become leaders locally, nationally, and globally through inquiry and innovation with real-world application inside and outside of the classroom.
Fall 2023 Admissions
The Fall 2023 Cal State Apply application opened on October 1, 2022. For specific Fall 2023 application deadlines, see Admission Application Deadlines.
Students who have or will graduate high school and have not earned college credit beyond the summer immediately following graduation.
and Admission Multi-Factor Review Process Local Preference
Students who have earned college credit the summer beyond high school graduation but have not earned a Bachelor's degree.
and Admission Major-Specific Criteria Associate Degree
for Transfer Local Preference
Students who previously attended Cal State LA and wish to return and complete their studies.
Graduate / Credential / Certificate / 2nd Bachelor's Degree
Students who hold a Bachelor's degree and wish to continue their education in graduate studies or other post-baccalaureate programs.
Students joining us from around the world who wish to study at Cal State LA.
Veteran / Active Duty Military
We thank you for your service and look forward to assisting you with your academic goals.