Admissions ~ Freshman Requirements

Generally, you will qualify for regular admission as a first-time freshman applicant to CSUMB and other CSU campuses if you meet the requirements below. Contact a high school or community college counselor or CSUMB Admissions & Records if you have questions.

  • Have graduated high school,
  • Have a qualifiable eligibility index (see Eligibility Index), and
  • Have completed with grades of C or better each of the courses in the comprehensive pattern of college preparatory subject requirements (see Subject Requirements).

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