- Fall Semester: From October 1 to August 1 the following year (Students in the U.S.)
Fall Semester: From October 1 to June 1 the following year (Students not in the U.S.)
- Spring Semester: From August 1 to November 1 (All students)
You are considered to apply for re-admission as an International applicant if:
- You didn’t complete your degree at CSU Fresno and would like to return for the same level of study.
- If you have previously been academically disqualified (DQ'ed) from CSU Fresno, please first contact one of the International Student Advisors at ISSP.
- You are not a U.S. Citizen or a Permanent Resident (Green Card).
- You hold or intend to hold non-immigrant F-1 or J-1 visa status while you are studying at CSU Fresno.
HOW TO APPLY
1. There are two options to submit the application.
Option I: Submit the online application via Cal State Apply and pay a non-refundable application fee of $55 USD by credit card.
Option II: Submit the Paper Application. To avoid errors, please type your information in the fillable form. Then, pay a non-refundable application fee of $55 USD at https://commerce.cashnet.com/fresnoem_ISSP by credit card. Or, it can be paid by check, money order, or bank draft. Please make it payable to "California State University, Fresno".
2. Original or certified copies of Academic Credentials with literal English translation. Any coursework presented after an offer of admission is made will not be considered for credit.
All academic work must be included. See chart below.
3. Financial document (no older than 6 months) from sponsors showing the amount and source of support for a minimum of one school year of study. For details please review the estimated yearly cost chart here.
4. A copy of the biographic information/photo page in your passport.
5. Statement of purpose, principal's or teacher's recommendation is encouraged not required. Undergraduate
For all transfer students, you must demonstrate English language proficiency by completing one of the approved tests, or you may pass with a grade of C or better the CSU General Education-Breadth or Intersegmental General Education Transfer Curriculum written communication requirement.
For transfer students with less than 60 transferable units; you must have a minimum grade point average of 2.0 on transfer work, and a minimum 3.00 GPA from high school.
For transfer students with 60 or more transferable units, you must have a minimum GPA of 2.50.
In order to process your transfer credit, we must have official transcripts from all colleges or universities attended.
If you are applying for Computer Science or any engineering majors, please contact Alicia Montejano at firstname.lastname@example.org for required prerequisites.
Express mail your completed application with official documents to:
California State University, Fresno
International Student Services & Programs (ISSP)
5150 N. Maple Ave. M/S JA56
Fresno, California 93740 USA
Please scan and email your unofficial documents immediately to the Admissions Specialists below. Upon admission, official documents will be required. Please refer to the information below so that you can contact the appropriate international admissions member if you require any assistance.
For freshman or graduate applicants, the last name begins with ALPHA:
A-G Danny Wan email@example.com
H-P Brenton Conner firstname.lastname@example.org
Q-Z Geovany Castillo email@example.com
For all undergraduate transfer applicants, please contact:
Alicia Montejano firstname.lastname@example.org
Await Confirmation of Application:
* You will receive an automatic email response confirming our receipt of your online application.
* Your application cannot be processed until all required materials are received.
· You didn’t complete your degree at CSU Fresno and would like to return for the same level of study.
· If you have previously been academically disqualified (DQ’ed) from CSU Fresno, please first contact one of the International Student Advisors at ISSP.
· You are not a U.S. Citizen or a Permanent Resident (Green Card).
· You hold or intend to hold non-immigrant F-1 or J-1 visa status while you are studying at CSU Fresno.