CSUF Transfer Services

CSUF is now providing transfer services   virtually. We are offering assistance via email and phone inquiries, and students can also schedule a 20 minute virtual transfer appointment via Google Meet. To schedule an appointment, please click on the link below.

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Transfer Center Team

California State University, Fullerton Transfer Peer Advisors provide one-on-one transfer appointments and admissions information for prospective students seeking to transfer from California community colleges. In addition, Transfer Peer Advisors provide information about CSUF degree programs, student services, and CSU application assistance.

Phone: 657.278.3358

Email: transfer@papercrafttoys.com

Transfer Eligibility Requirements

Transfer students must meet the minimum eligibility requirements (summer or intersession coursework completed during the term immediately prior to enrollment cannot be used for eligibility).

  • Earn 60 semester/90 quarter transferable units
  • Complete 10 general education courses (30 semester/45 quarter) units with a grade of C- or better including
  • The "Golden Four" courses with a grade of C- or better:
    • Oral Communication 
    • Written Communication
    • Critical Thinking - Engineering (Civil, Computer, Electrical, and Mechanical) and Computer Science majors are exempt
    • Mathematics/Quantitative Reasoning
    • Earn a qualifying grade point average (GPA)
    • Be in good standing at the last college or university attended (eligible to re-enroll)
  • Transfer Deadlines
    •   All admission requirements must be met by the end of Spring for Fall admission, and by the end of Summer for Spring admission. 
  • Link to Transfer Admission Website Transfer Eligibility Requirements

Other CSUF Services for Transfer Students

  • Office of AdmissionsOpens in new window : The Office of Admissions is responsible for determining student eligibility for admission to the university, and also processes and evaluates applications and transcripts for admission purposes. For more information, please visit CSUF Admissions
  • Virtual Campus ToursOpens in new window :  We have an engaging virtual tour that shows the beauty of our campus from the comfort of your electronic device!
  • Office of Financial AidOpens in new window : Cal State Fullerton offers a wide array of financial aid programs, including federal and state grants, scholarships, and student loans. For more information, please visit the  financial aid website .
  • Titan Orientation ProgramsOpens in new window For more information on Orientation, including in-person and virtual options, check out the Orientation website! 
  • Housing & Residential EngagementOpens in new window : Cal State Fullerton currently provides residence hall and apartment style living for approximately 2,000 students that is safe, clean and very convenient. For more information, please visit the CSUF Housing and Residential Engagement website. 
  • Veteran’s Resource CenterOpens in new window : The University’s Veteran’s Resource Center provides comprehensive, specialized assistance for active and reserve military, veterans and their dependents. For information about the services we provide for our military, veterans and dependents, please visit their website. 
  • Transfer Success Pathway Program: The Transfer Success Pathway is a comprehensive dual admission program that will create a more efficient and accessible way for students to transfer to the California State University. The program will guarantee future CSU admission to 2023 high school graduates and beyond who are entering a California Community College and who commit to transferring to their specified academic program within three years. The Transfer Success Pathway Program gives students clearer direction as they begin their post-secondary education journey and greater confidence that they will achieve their goal of attaining a four-year degree.