If you have completed fewer than 60 transferable semester college units (fewer than 90 quarter units), you are considered a lower-division transfer student. If you have completed 60 or more transferable semester college units (90 or more quarter units), you are considered an upper-division transfer student. If you complete college units during high school or through the summer immediately following high school graduation, you are considered a first-time freshman and must meet those admission requirements.
Transferable courses are those designated for baccalaureate credit by the college or university offering the courses.
Note: Adopted at the California State University system level and mandated for inclusion in all CSU campus catalogs , gray-colored text applies to all 23 campuses in the system. Black text pertains uniquely to CSUMB.