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  • We recommend that all seniors apply for SCCCD during the Fall of their senior year.
  • We work closely with representatives from Fresno City College to assist students with this process through a program called Reg-To-Go.  
ZOOM LINKS for all of the events listed below cannot be posted online but will be sent out through ParentSquare and StudentSquare.
  • September 21 - West Campus Application Workshops
  • October 5 @ 10:30, 12:00, and 2:00 - EAST Campus Application Workshop
  • December 1 - Online Orientation
  • March - One-on-one advising appointments
  • April 27th - Priority Registration for classes
  • All of the 23 colleges in the CSU system use the same application called Cal State Apply. 
  • Students can apply to a CSU if they have completed all of the requirements on the A-G list and they have a 2.5 GPA.
  • The Cal State Apply application is open from October 1 - November 30.  
  • Fresno State is our local CSU and provides us with application and admissions assistance throughout the year.
  • Admissions requirements and acceptance rates vary from school to school.
  • The CSU is not requiring the SAT or ACT for the Class of 2021, students will be admitted based on GPA only.


CSU BAKERSFIELD - students can request more information or sign up for a virtual tour on the CSUB Outreach page -
CSU CHANNEL ISLANDS - students can live chat with an admissions representative, attend application information sessions, take a virtual tour, or attend a virtual campus preview day -
CHICO STATE UNIVERSITY - students can register for a virtual admissions presentations, live student panel, virtual tours, and virtual group experiences. -
CSU DOMINGUEZ HILLS - students can connect with a counselor, sign up for a virtual tour, and explore majors and programs -
CAL STATE EAST BAY - students can view campus tours and student panels -
CAL STATE FULLERTON - Use the Titan One-Stop Shop to find links to all important information for first-year freshmen. -
FRESNO STATE - our Fresno State ambassador will be available to assist virtually on Mondays from 10:00am - 3:00pm and Wednesdays from 12:00pm - 3:00pm. Students can email Mrs. Brooks for the link.
HUMBOLDT STATE UNIVERSITY - students can schedule an appointment with a counselor, attend live presentations, live chat with admissions counselors, or watch a virtual tour -
CSU LONG BEACH - watch a live campu tour through Instagram or attend high school application workshops -
CAL STATE LOS ANGELES - students can gather information about freshman requirements and application process -
CAL MARITIME - Learn more about programs and campus life at Cal Maritime -
CSU MONTEREY BAY - take a tour, subscribe to a mailing list, visit the “Why CSUMB?” page -
CAL STATE NORTHRIDGE - students can receive pre-admission counseling, live chat, or take a virtual tour -
CAL POLY POMONA - students can tune in for “Poly Nights” presentations, sign up for pre-application advising appointments, or virtual campus tours -
SACRAMENTO STATE UNIVERSITY - Fall in Love with Sac State is a 7 week series of presentations and virtual experiences for students looking to get more information about Sacramento State. -
SACRAMENTO STATE UNIVERSITY - students can sign up for daily live campus tours -
CAL STATE SAN BERNARDINO - students can make a pre-application appointment or take a virtual tour -
SAN DIEGO STATE - sign up to receive more information or take a campus tour -
SAN FRANCISCO STATE -  take a virtual tour of the campus -
SAN FRANCISCO STATE - learn more about current requirements and campus life at San Francisco State through their Freshmen FAQ page -
SAN JOSE STATE - prospective students can get information about admissions requirements and how to apply -
SAN JOSE STATE - take a live virtual tour of San Jose State -
CAL POLY SAN LUIS OBISPO - connect with an admissions officer or financial aid staff, attend application workshops or Fall informational webinars. -
CAL STATE SAN MARCOS - sign up for a virtual open house on Oct. 17 or take virtual tours -
SONOMA STATE UNIVERSITY - students can sign up for virtual advising appointments, virtual information sessions, listen to live admissions presentations, and take virtual tours. -
STANISLAUS STATE - take a virtual tour, participate in a live chat, and listen to a student panel -
  • All 9 University of California campuses use the same application.
  • Students can apply to a UC if they have completed all of the requirement on the A-G list (attached below) and they have a minimum of a 3.0 GPA in those classes.
  • The UC Application is now open but can only be submitted between Nov. 1 and Nov. 30.
  • The UC Application requires students to write 4 short essays called Insight Questions.  We strongly recommend students start working on those NOW.
  • UC Admissions is a highly competitive process and admitted students usually exceed the minimum application requirements.
  • The UC is not requiring an SAT or ACT score for the Class of 2021.  They will use the other components of their application to determine admission.


UC BERKELEY  - students can sign up for admissions presentations offered virtually every week, virtual tours, and student panels. -
UC DAVIS - students can attend virtual admissions presentations, virtual tours, and view videos from former presentations on a variety of topics. -
UC IRVINE - students can sign up for daily 45 minutes presentations, student panels, virtual tours, and Discover UCI Preview Week from Oct. 19 - 24 -
UCLA - sign up for an admission information webinar -
UCLA Virtual Tour - sign up for a student-guided live tour of UCLA -
UC MERCED - students can register for admission information webinars, virtual tours, and application workshops.
UC MERCED will also offer 2 presentations specifically for Central students on October 28 and 29
UC RIVERSIDE - students can sign up for informational meetings every Friday at 11:00am and 3:00pm, application workshops, live chats, and virtual tours -
UC SANTA BARBARA - students can register for virtual events such as campus tours, application workshops or admissions presentations. -
UC SANTA BARBARA - VIRTUAL OPEN HOUSE on November 6 from 10:00am - 3:00pm -
UC SANTA CRUZ - view the calendar for live student-led tours and presentations for prospective freshmen students every Thursday at 4:00pm. Sign up directly on the site -
UC SAN DIEGO - students can register for appointments about admissions or advising, sign up for TritonTalks where they will receive general information about the school, or visit the UCSD YouTube page to see a collection of videos of previous presentations. -