Unlock Your Future: Apply to Stanislaus State Today!

We understand that completing your college application can be both exciting and overwhelming. That's why we're here to offer our support every step of the way. Discover a vast array of tools, guides and information designed to support you.

Submit an Application

Submit the Cal State Apply online application during the application filing period.

Cal State Apply


Application Period

Fall 2024
Primary Application Period:

October 1, 2023 - February 1, 2024

Secondary Application Period:

March 1, 2024 - July 31, 2024

Application Checklist

As Stanislaus State is part of the California State University (CSU) system, you will apply to the University through Cal State Apply.

When you're ready to complete your application to Stanislaus State, be sure you have these items on hand:

  • Unofficial transcripts: You’ll be asked to enter all courses you’ve completed, those currently in progress, and any you plan to take. Transcripts will be requested by campuses as needed.
  • Your Social Security number, if you have one.
  • Your citizenship status
  • A method of payment, you can pay the application fee by credit card.
  • Annual income: Your parents' income if you are a dependent, your income if you are independent.
  • CCCID and Campus ID: Optional, every California Community College student is assigned a CCCID and a campus-specific ID number. These numbers should be printed on your transcript.
  • Your parent’s employment background and two recommendations: Applies only if you’re applying to EOP

Video Tutorials

Need help completing a quadrant within the application? Watch the quick video tutorials on YouTube.

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We’re Here to Assist

Admissions Counselors are available to facilitate virtual and in-person services. Whether you need application support or one-on-one admission advising, we are here to help. Book an appointment and get ready to receive the individualized support you need.

Advising Hours
(virtual & in-person)

Monday through Friday
 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Live Chat Application Support 
9 a.m. to 12 p.m. & 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Thursday, May 09 & Friday, May 10
Monday, May 13 & Wednesday, May 15

Hours of Operation
Monday through Friday
8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Book Appointment
Book an appointment with an admissions counselor

Student Recruitment and Outreach
Stanislaus State
One University Circle
Turlock, California 95382
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Building Location:
MSR 140
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Updated: May 20, 2024