Admission to CSULB is highly competitive. Transfer applicants must apply to specific majors and meet supplemental admission criteria. Transfer applicants for fall semester must apply between October 1- November 30th and applicants for the spring semester must apply between August 1 – August 31. For more information, refer to the Transfer Admissions Requirements web page.
Contact your major department to determine supplemental admission requirements and learn about advising opportunities. Visit the Major-Specific Requirements Major-Specific Requirements web page for more information.
Determine which courses transfer from California Community Colleges and other institutions by visiting ASSIST - the Transferable Courses web page.
Transfer Admission Workshop: Tuesdays & Saturdays
The Transfer Admission Workshop can help prepare you to meet CSULB admission requirements, assist you with the application process and connect you with other campus resources.
Transfer Student Panel: Thursdays
This panel provides a student perspective on campus life, learning and living at CSULB.
Some transfer students may decide to take classes at CSULB before enrolling as a student. Learn how Open University may assist you to achieve your educational goals.