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CSU Long Beach
CSU Long Beach
1250 Bellflower Boulevard
Long Beach, CA 90840

Official telephone: (562) 985-4111
Fax number: (562) 985-1734

Website: www.csulb.edu

Transfer Students

Screen last updated on: February 26, 2014

The transfer admissions information below is valid for the 2012 academic year.

Transfer Acceptance

Transfer applicants are accepted:
Number of transfer applications received:
Number of transfer applicants offered admission:
8,004 (37%)
Number of transfer applicants offered admission who enrolled:
3,940 (49%)
Percent of all new students who were transfers:

Application and Credit Transfer

Terms for which transfers may enroll:
fall, spring
Minimum number of credits applicant needs to apply as a transfer student:
Items required of transfer students to apply for admission:
  • high school transcript not required
  • college transcript(s) required of all
  • essay or personal statement not required
  • interview not required
  • standardized test scores not required
  • statement(s) of good standing from prior institution(s) not required
Minimum college GPA required for transfer applicants:
2.00 using a 4.0 scale
Closing date for transfer applicants:
November 30 for fall, August 31 for spring
Notification date for transfer applicants:
December 1 for fall, September 1 for spring
Lowest course grade that may be transferred for credit:
Maximum number of credits that may be transferred:
70 credits from a two-year institution, 94 credits from a four-year institution
Minimum number of credits that must be earned at school:
30 to receive a bachelor's degree

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