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Transfer Admissions Checklist
Welcome to California State University, Sacramento!
This checklist will help you through the steps you need to take to ensure a successful start here at Sacramento State.
Set up your SacLink account at www.saclink.csus.edu if you have not already done so. This will allow you to access My Sac State. This personal portal is where you can stay current with information about the campus, and access your Student Center for account and financial information, a personalized To Do List, and find and register for classes.
If you intend to major in one of our Designated Impacted Programs, please check with that program for supplemental criteria, application instruction and important deadlines:
- Business: http://www.cba.csus.edu/ubac/Impaction.html
- Criminal Justice: http://www.csus.edu/HHS/cj/programs/impaction.html
- Graphic Design, Interior Design, Photography: http://www.al.csus.edu/design/
- Health Science: http://www.csus.edu/hhs/khs/hlsc/impaction.html
- Nursing: http://www.csus.edu/hhs/nrs/index.html
- Psychology: http://www.csus.edu/psyc/program-impaction.html
Submit Official College Transcripts by TBD
Submit proof of AA-T/AS-T Degree completion (or petition to graduate) by TBD if applicable.
Confirm your Intent to Enroll (ITE). You need to let us know if you are planning to attend Sacramento State for Spring 2014 as soon as possible and no later than TBD. Go to www.csus.edu/admissions/ite.
NOTE: This is a critical action! Failure to complete the ITE by the deadline will result in your application being withdrawn from consideration.
Upper Division Transfer students are NOT required to take the Entry Level Math (ELM) or English Placement Test (EPT). Your successful completion of college level math and English courses will satisfy placement requirements. Please note that taking the placement tests cannot be used in lieu of college level math and English courses for admission eligibility. Upon verification of your eligibility, these items will be removed from your Student Center “to do” list.
Go to your Student Center in your My Sac State to Accept/Decline Financial Aid awards. Make sure you have indicated Sacramento State on your FAFSA. For more information on financial aid go to: www.csus.edu/faid.
Submit your online housing application. For more information on housing and application instructions go to: www.csus.edu/housing.
Sign up for mandatory Transfer Orientation. During Orientation, you will receive academic advising (major and General Education). You must register by TBD. For information and to register go to: www.csus.edu/orientation.
Sign up for classes!
Pay your registration fees. Fee statements and payments are due after course registration. Several payment options are available, for more information on deadlines and payment options go to www.csus.edu/sfsc. If you do not pay fees on time, you will be dropped from your classes.
Send your final & official transcripts with all final grades from all colleges you have attended by TBD.
Transcripts will be retrieved electronically by Sac State Admissions from the following community colleges: American River College, Canada City College, Cosumnes River College, Cypress College, El Camino College, Folsom Lake College, Fullerton College, Sacramento City College, San Joaquin Delta College, San Mateo City College, Skyline City College. Except if you have a hold on your record at one of these colleges, you will need to clear the hold and then provide the transcript.
Make sure you have met the CSU immunization requirement. Click here for information.