The Early Start Program: Timeline
The Early Start Program at Fresno State will be offered beginning early July. Dates may vary at other CSUs. If you are required to complete the Early Start Program, you will not be permitted to enroll in the fall 2013 term until you identify how you will fulfill this requirement.
|Application Deadline||November 30, 2012|
|Take the SAT or ACT||No later than December 2012|
|Admission Notification||December 2012|
|All Freshmen admission decisions sent||January 2013|
|Deadline to accept offer of admission||May 1, 2013|
|Final date to take EPT/ELM||May 2012 (system-wide test date)|
|Deadline to complete Early Start Program Smart Page||June 1, 2013|
|Registration Payment Due||June 3, 2013|
|Deadline to complete Early Start Program activities||August 2, 2013|
May 2 Early Start Pre-Registration Opens. Pre-registration runs through June 3rd. ES tuition-fees are due June 3rd for electronic payments (the deadline for in person payments is June 3rd by 3:30 pm).
June 4 at 12:01am, registration for Early Start is frozen. Students who have not paid ES fees, or been deemed eligible for a financial waiver, will be automatically dropped for non-payment. Dropped students will need to re-register on or after June 5th.
June 5 Registration for ES resumes. Students who enroll in ES June 5 or later will have 24 hours to make payment electronically or in person at Fresno State. Students who do not pay tuition-fees within 24 hours of enrollment will be automatically dropped from ES courses.
Registration into a class past the first meeting date is not permitted.
Early Start Tuition-Fee Refunds
Generally, there are no refunds for Early Start after June 5. Special exceptions will include students who are subsequently declared exempt from Early Start, or extraordinary circumstances beyond a student's control (such as being called up for active military duty), which will be reviewed on a case by case basis. Students should contact Continuing and Global Education at 278.0333 for more information. Click here for refund petition
Note: the dates above are subject to revision.