How to Apply

Fall 2023 Application! 

Fall 23 Applicants: Accepting applications now.

Need assistance with your application? Schedule a one-on-one Virtual Application Advising Appointment with an Outreach & Recruitment Counselor, or attend a Virtual Application Support Workshop where Outreach and Admissions staff will be on-hand to support you. 

Spring 2023 Applicants: If you missed the Spring 2023 application deadline, find out how to request a Late Application

COVID-19 Impact on Admissions

The California State University and Sonoma State University are committed to helping high school and community college students to overcome college admissions challenges presented by the physical closures of schools. The CSU has taken steps to ensure students are not adversely impacted by these disruptions and can achieve their SSU education as scheduled. For further details, please review the CSU's updates for First-Time First-Year students and for Transfer students

Thank you for your interest in applying to Sonoma State University! Please review SSU’s application filing deadlines, admissions criteria, and impacted majors for more information.

Deadlines    Requirements    Impacted Majors

Non-Impacted Majors    Sending Transcripts    Application Guides

Ready to apply? Once you have reviewed the admissions requirements, apply online at Cal State Apply. 

Please Note: The Cal State Apply application system works best when using the Google Chrome web browser.

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