Checking Your Early Start Status

Early Start information can be found in the MyFresnoState Student Center, under "Important Info/Holds" and/or "My Admissions and Program Applications." To access:

  1. Log into MyFresnoState
  2. Click "Student Self-Service"
  3. Click "Student Center"

Important Info/Holds

The "Important Info/Holds" box in the upper right-hand side of the Student Center may contain information on Early Start. Look for details on "Written Comm Placement" and "Math/QR Placement Category." Example:


Those notifications will include a code that indicates Early Start status.

Readiness  Early Start Status Written Comm Code Math Code
Fulfilled Exempt W1 M1
Ready Exempt W2 M2 
Ready: With Support Recommended  W3 M3 
Ready: With Support Required W4  M4 

Early Start Recommended: registration opens June 6

Early Start Required: registration opens May 8

Click here for information about Early Start registration.

NOTE: Not every student has these "Important Info/Holds" notifications.

Early Start Page

The Early Start page provides information on English and Mathematics readiness, based on the information available to Fresno State Admissions at that time. Statuses are updated as new information is received.

If a student is required to take Early Start, they will also see a "Financial Aid Information" box containing information about their Early Start program fee waiver eligibility.

To access the Early Start page:

  1. Go to the "Student Center"
  2. Click "My Admissions and Program Applications" (second green arrow)
  3. Click "Early Start"