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Reinstatement

There are two types of a petition for reinstatement: “Reinstatement after Disqualification” (only for students who have not been enrolled for two or more semesters) and “Readmission after Dismissal”. The petitioning process for both requires that students submit a written statement addressing the following: problems that lead to disqualification/dismissal; describe specific changes made to resolve these problems; reason for choosing the intended major.

Fall 2020 Reinstatement after Disqualification

The petition for Fall 2020 reinstatement will be available June 1, 2020

Who needs to submit a petition?
Students who were academically disqualified Fall 2019 or Spring 2020 will be granted an “automatic reinstatement” to continue for the Fall 2020 semester. Fall 2019 disqualified students, enrolled for Spring 2020, must meet the following conditions to avoid academic dismissal:

  • Minimum 2.0 term GPA; must pass all classes
  • Limit 14 units (minimum 28 hours of study time per week)
  • Work less hours or take less units

Students disqualified prior to Fall 2019 seeking Fall 2020 reinstatement must have submitted a Fall 2020 admission application by the November 30, 2019 deadline. Only students who applied for admission on-time will have access to the “Reinstatement after Disqualification” petition.

Eligibility requirements:

  • 60 units (junior standing)
  • Successful completion (C- or better) of Admission requirements A1-Oral Communication; A2-Written Communication; A3-Critical Thinking; and B4-Quantitative Reasoning (math)
  • Completion of all possible lower-division coursework (General Education and major prerequisites
  • all requirements must be completed by Spring 2020 to be eligible for Fall 2020 reinstatement
  • a non-impacted major
  • submit “Reinstatement after Disqualification” petition (available online via this website June 1, 2020)

The Fall 2020 Reinstatement petition is an online form which can be found below. The deadline to apply for Fall 2020 “Reinstatement after Disqualification” is August 7, 2020.

Reinstatement Petition

Spring 2021 Readmission after Dismissal

Students who have been dismissed can petition for Spring “Readmission after Dismissal” during the month of August (August 1 to August 31). There are two steps in the dismissal petitioning process. The deadline to submit both the petition and the application for admission is August 31, 2020:

  1. Submit a Spring 2021 admission application on https://www2.calstate.edu/apply
  2. Submit a “Readmission after Dismissal” petition (petitions will be available on this website beginning August 1, 2020)

Eligibility requirements:

  • Successful completion (C- or better) of General Education Areas A1-Oral Communication; A2-Written Communication; A3-Critical Thinking; and B4-Quantitative Reasoning (math)
  • Completion of all possible lower-division coursework (General Education and major prerequisites
  • Students Dismissed Fall 2019 and earlier must meet the above requirements and have 60 units (junior standing)
  • All requirements completed by Summer 2020 to be eligible for Spring 2021
  • a non-impacted major

Questions about reinstatement please email regreinstate@csus.edu