Prospective transfer students planning to attend Sacramento State for the Spring 2017 semester may start applying beginning Monday, Aug. 1. The application period runs through Wednesday, Aug. 31.

The University is accepting applications during this period from eligible upper-division transfer students.

Information regarding transcripts, eligibility, and more is available at Students may then apply online at

Applicants will need to submit an application fee or fee waiver request by Thursday, Sept. 15. Official transcripts are due that same day. Admission decisions are expected to be released starting Oct. 1.

Sacramento State, the California State University, and California Community Colleges are working closely to make transfers easier, with programs such as Transfer Ready and A Degree With a Guarantee.

For more information on applying, visit the websites or call (916) 278-7766. – Craig Koscho