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Sonoma State University is a small, welcoming campus dedicated to the liberal arts and sciences. Students enjoy a high-quality education that features close interactions with faculty, research, and internship opportunities. SSU strives to graduate students who are ready to pursue fulfilling careers in our changing world, and who are prepared to make informed decisions that benefit their own lives, as well as the lives of their families and communities.



Spring 2019 & Fall 2018 Important Information & Dates

  • Spring 2019 Admissions: The application for Spring 2019 opens on August 1. Available programs and due dates vary. Check Application Deadlines for details. 
  • Fall 2018 Students: Keep on top of admissions & enrollment deadlines by following Stay on Track
  • Undergraduate ERD Hardship Deferment: If you are unable to pay the ERD at this time, you may request a Hardship deferment. Please refer to the Hardship form for qualifications, payment specifications, and instructions