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First generation, historically low-income, educationally disadvantaged prospective freshmen & transfer students can apply.

Freshmen – Please review the CSU admission criteria: www.csus.edu/admission/ EOP gives priority consideration to local area applicants.

Transfer applicants must be of upper-division standing (60 units) and have all the following criteria completed with a C- or better: GE Area A1-A3 and B- 4.

Please Note:
Freshmen Local Area for Admission is defined as a student who graduated from a high school in one of the following counties: Sacramento, Placer, El Dorado, San Joaquin, Solano and Yolo.

Transfer Local Area for Admission is defined as completing most of your transferable units from American River, Cosumnes River, Folsom Lake, Sacramento City, Sierra, San Joaquin Delta, Solano, Woodland Colleges or Yuba.


All EOP applicants must meet the income guidelines listed below.

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