Application Deadlines: 

Applications for 2023 are accepted on a rolling basis; however, students are encouraged to apply to the program as early as possible.

Applicants applying after these dates must consult with the program staff concerning available space in the program.

SPRING 2023 – Monday, September 19, 2022

SUMMER 2023 – Monday, December  5, 2022

Requirements to become a dc scholar: 


If you have questions about requirements, contact us the Cal State DC office.

  • Open to all CSUF students in good standing
    • Other CSU students may participate in our program
  • Open to ALL majors and areas of study
  • Typically, students must have attained Junior standing (60 earned units) prior to enrolling for Cal State DC classes
  • Normally, a 3.0 GPA is required for admission to the program
    • However, students with lower GPAs are encouraged to apply if they also have strong references and relevant experiences and activities.