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Admissions and Recruitment


Information for Parents

Welcome! We're so glad your student is considering attending California State University, Fresno. Your student will find a vibrant student life, amazing academic programs, award-winning and nationally recognized faculty, and opportunities for study abroad, internships, and undergraduate research in the thriving region of the Central Valley.



Why Choose Fresno State?

With 100+ majors, caring advisors, renowned professors, and 300+ student organizations on a thriving campus, Fresno State is a place where you can experience countless opportunities and achieve your goals and dreams. Follow the links below to explore all that we have to offer!

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Admission Requirements

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Fresno State Student Services

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Fresno State Financial Aid Information

Learn tips about applying for financial aid

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Fresno State Scholarships Information

Frequently asked questions about scholarships (FAQ's)

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Smittcamp Family Honors College Information

High school families learn more about the President's Honors Scholarship

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My student has applied to Fresno State, what are the next steps? 

Important Deadlines

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Next Steps

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Next Step Tutorials

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Fall 2023 Admissions Guide

Fresno State is a vibrant, diverse and award-winning university. Use our guide to assist you in taking the next step in becoming a Fresno State Bulldog.

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