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Colleges / California State University, Fullerton

California State University, Fullerton

Fullerton, CA 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate67%

About CSU Fullerton

California State University, Fullerton is a public, state university in the suburb of Fullerton, California. CSU Fullerton was founded in 1957. The college enrolls around 40,386 students a year, including 35,239 undergraduate students.

CSU Fullerton Acceptance Rate 2022

In 2022, CSU Fullerton accepted 67% of applicants. In 2022, 48,749 students applied to CSU Fullerton and 32,527 were admitted.

California State University, Fullerton Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 67%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.7
Test Optional May require tests

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California State University, Fullerton is located in the town of Fullerton, California, in the suburbs of Los Angeles.

If you are interested in seeing CSU Fullerton for yourself, be sure to plan a visit! The best way to reach campus is to take Highway 91, 57 to Fullerton, or book a flight to the nearest airport, John Wayne (Orange County).

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College Info

800 North State College Boulevard Fullerton, CA 92831

Campus Setting: Suburban

CSU Fullerton Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Nov 30

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to CSU Fullerton is Nov 30.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to CSU Fullerton is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

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CSU Fullerton Tuition & Fees

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Student Life

Wondering what life at CSU Fullerton is like? There are approximately 40,386 students enrolled at CSU Fullerton, including 35,239 undergraduate students and 5,147 graduate students. 79% percent of students attend school full-time, 99% percent are from CA and 1% percent of students are from other states.


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