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January 2020 Intake

To exchange partners and their nominated students:  The application, application instructions and additional resources for the January Intake 2020 are provided below.

CSU Systemwide Student Exchange Application.  Applicants must complete this application using a PC computer. Prior versions of this application will not be accepted. Students with questions about their application should contact their exchange coordinator.

Application Instructions for Students. This document will assist students with completing the application form.

CSU Campus and Course Selection Guidelines.  Please read this document carefully as it provides information on how to select campuses and courses (subjects) for the January 2020 intake. 

CSU Subject/Course Information. This webpage contains information on courses, the credit system used at the CSU, course levels and other information. Brief course descriptions are available on all campus websites. Course syllabi/outlines are provided on the first day of class. Refer to the webpage for more information.

English Language Proficiency Requirements.  This document explains the English language proficiency requirements for exchange applicants. Test scores should be submitted with the application. CSU campuses may request for original test results to be sent to them directly. 
Verification of Financial Support.  Once applicants have been placed at a campus, applicants will be required to submit verification that they have liquid funds available to support them while on exchange.  (Refer to CSU Estimated Campus Costs.) The host CSU campus will contact the applicant to confirm the amount of funds needed and advise if the applicant must complete their form or the CSU Systemwide Exchange Financial Verification Form. Documents must be mailed directly to the host campus. While waiting to receive this information, applicants are welcome to use this form as a guide and worksheet.

Deadline Dates

CSU Campuses

1 August 2019

Maritime Academy, Long Beach, Los Angeles, San Bernardino* and San Luis Obispo*

15 August 2019

Bakersfield, Channel Islands, Chico, Dominguez Hills, East Bay, Fresno, Fullerton, Humboldt, Monterey Bay, Northridge, Pomona, Sacramento, San Diego, San Francisco, San Jose, San Marcos, Sonoma and Stanislaus

Some of the above campuses may not be available if applications are received after 15 August. Receiving late applications may also result in students not receiving on-campus housing and various courses (subjects) at some campuses due to demand. 

*San Bernardino and San Luis Obispo campuses operate on the quarter system. 

Last modified 07/02/2019