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Transfer Students

To be granted admissions to Chicago State University, a prospective transfer student must submit a CSU Online application. To be considered a transfer student, all post-secondary coursework must be completed at a regionally accredited institution of higher education with a cumulative GPA of 2.0 on a 4.0 scale.

Applicants who have earned an Associate degree or have more than 24 semester hours or 36 quarter hours of earned college-level coursework must submit the following requirements to complete the admission application:

  • Official College transcript (s) from each college or university attended 
  • $25 non-refundable Application fee

Transfer Freshman

Applicants who have earned less than 24 semester hours or 36 quarter hours of earned college-level coursework must also meet freshman requirements and submit the following to complete the admission application:

  • Official College transcript(s) from each college or university attended
  • Official High School transcript with graduation date, or GED test results, or home-schooled portfolio
  • Official ACT or SAT score
  • $25 non-refundable Application fee

Completing the application by the priority review date below guarantees your application is considered for an early decision and merit scholarship opportunities.

Terms Priority Deadline Regular Admissions Deadline
Spring 2020 September 1, 2019 January 6, 2020
Summer I March 1, 2020 May 1, 2020
Summer II April 1, 2020 May 15, 2020
Fall 2020 November 1, 2019 August 10, 2020