The EOP deadline at Cal State San Marcos is 11:59pm February 15. Applicants are responsible for ensuring that all application documents including EOP recommendations are submitted prior to the deadline. Applicants are strongly encouraged to complete and submit the application far in advance of the deadline. Incomplete or late applications will not be processed or accepted.

Deadline Due
January 1 - March 2 File FAFSA or California Dream Act Application
February 15
  • First Time Freshman: Official SAT or ACT test scores. Submit to the Office of Admissions.
  • Transfer Students: Official Transcripts from all colleges or universities attended. Submit to the Office of Admissions.
  • $55 CSUSM Application Fee
  • EOP Application (Application and 2 recommendations)
April First Time Freshman: Last month to register online for May Placement Tests for Math and English (ELM and EPT).
May 1 Intent to enroll for First Year and Transfer Students
July 15 Final transcript deadline with spring grades. Submit to the Office of Admissions.

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