Fall 2018



October 1

October 1st is the first day to apply to CSU Dominguez Hills for Fall 2018. Apply at Cal State Apply.

Apply for Financial Aid: You can apply for Financial Aid on October 1st by filing a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Apply by March 2 for priority processing.

November 30

Priority Application Date: The priority application period is October 1 to November 30.

February 15

Missing Application Documents Deadline: Any missing application documents must be received by the Admissions Office no later than February 15 in order to complete your application. Check My.CSUDH.EDU for the latest information on what documents you're still missing.


March 2

Priority Financial Aid Application Deadline: Apply for Financial Aid by March 2nd for priority processing. To apply, file a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).


Take Required Testing ASAP: All students are required to take the ELM/EPT tests before registration so get started right away. You can register for the EPT/ELM at:

May 1

Intent to Enroll Filing Deadline: Confirm your Intent to Enroll at CSUDH. Log into My.CSUDH.EDU and go to the Application Status link, click on Accept/Decline, then select I Accept Admission or I Decline Admission.

May 6

EPT/ELM Deadline: Incoming Freshman must take EPT/ELM by this date to be eligible to enroll for Fall.

May 15

New CSUDH students must apply for Housing by May 15.

July 15

Transcripts Deadline: Official high school transcripts showing the graduation date must be received by the Admissions Office by this date.


August 27

Fall Classes Begin: Also the beginning of the Late Registration/Add/Drop period