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CSU Los Angeles
CSU Los Angeles
5151 State University Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90032

Official telephone: (323) 343-3000
Fax number: (323) 343-2670

Website: www.calstatela.edu

Transfer Students

Screen last updated on: September 15, 2015

The transfer admissions information below is valid for the 2016-17 academic year.

Transfer Acceptance

Transfer applicants are accepted:
Number of transfer applications received:
Number of transfer applicants offered admission:
13,199 (77%)
Number of transfer applicants offered admission who enrolled:
2,972 (23%)

Application and Credit Transfer

Terms for which transfers may enroll:
Minimum number of credits applicant needs to apply as a transfer student:
Items required of transfer students to apply for admission:
  • high school transcript recommended of some
  • 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) required of all
Minimum college GPA required for transfer applicants:
2.00 using a 4.0 scale
Priority filing date for transfer applicants:
October 1, 2015 for fall
Closing date for transfer applicants:
November 30, 2015 for fall
Dates transfer applicants must accept offer of admission by:
May 1, 2016 for fall
Lowest course grade that may be transferred for credit:
Maximum number of credits that may be transferred:
70 credits from a two-year institution
Minimum number of credits that must be earned at school:
45 to receive a bachelor's degree
Other/Unique transfer policies:
Minimum number of credits needed to apply as an Upper Division transfer student: at least 60 semester/90 quarter units

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