Admission - Freshman Requirements

Generally, applicants will qualify for consideration for first-time freshman admission if they meet the following requirements:

  1. Have graduated from high school, or have earned a Certificate of General Education Development (GED) or have passed the California High School Proficiency Examination;
  2. Have a qualifiable minimum eligibility index (see Eligibility Index); and
  3. Have completed with grades of C- or better each of the courses in the comprehensive pattern of college preparatory subject requirements also known as the "a-g" pattern (see "Subject Requirements").

Admission - Freshmen - Eligibility Index
Admission - Freshmen - Provisional Admissions
Admission - Freshmen - SAT and ACT Tests
Admission - Freshmen - Subject Requirements
Admission - Placement Measures for First-Year GE Written Communication and Mathematics/Quantitative Reasoning Courses
Admission - Early Start Program
Admission - Subject Requirement Substitution for Students with Disabilities
Admission - Step to College/Unitrack - High School Students