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CSU San Marcos

CSU San Marcos
CSU San Marcos
333 S. Twin Oaks Valley Road
San Marcos, CA 92096-0001

Official telephone: (760) 750-4000
Email: apply@csusm.edu

Website: www.csusm.edu

Transfer Students

Screen last updated on: June 27, 2016

The transfer admissions information below is valid for the 2014 academic year.

Transfer Acceptance

Transfer applicants are accepted:
yes
Number of transfer applications received:
4,703
Number of transfer applicants offered admission:
2,717 (58%)
Number of transfer applicants offered admission who enrolled:
1,636 (60%)
Percent of all new students who were transfers:
51%

Application and Credit Transfer

Terms for which transfers may enroll:
fall
Minimum number of credits applicant needs to apply as a transfer student:
60
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
Priority filing date for transfer applicants:
November 30 for fall
Closing date for transfer applicants:
November 30 for fall
Notification date for transfer applicants:
rolling for fall
Dates transfer applicants must accept offer of admission by:
June 1 for fall
Lowest course grade that may be transferred for credit:
C
Maximum number of credits that may be transferred:
70 credits from a two-year institution, 70 credits from a four-year institution
Minimum number of credits that must be earned at school:
124 to receive a bachelor's degree


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