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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 Admissions Information & Dates

  • Admissions: The application for Spring 2019 opened on August 1. Available programs and due dates vary. Check Application Deadlines for details 
  • Spring 2019 Application Deadline: The deadline for Spring 2019 undergraduate programs for transfer students has been extended to September 17. Check Application Deadlines for further details
  • Spring 2019 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