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Fall Freshmen Deadlines and Important Dates

Fall 2021 Admission Guide

*New Application Deadline: December 15, 2020, at 11:59 PM

Date Information
October 1, 2020 Applications accepted at
December 15, 2020  Deadline Extended: Last day to apply for Fall 2021   
February 2021 Admissions will begin to notify applicants on their admission status
February 1, 2021 DOCUMENT DEADLINE:
  • Official electronic transcripts for all dual enrolled courses showing spring 2021 in-progress and prior courses
  • Official Advanced Placement (AP) test scores (taken prior to senior year)
March 15, 2021 Applicant acceptance of admission decision using online Accept/Decline and registration for mandatory Dog Days: New Student Orientation begins
May 1, 2021 Deadline for conditionally admitted first-time freshmen to accept their admissions and register and attend free online Dog Days: New Student Orientation at
June 2021 DOG DAYS: New Student Orientation sessions begin
June 30, 2021 TRANSCRIPT DEADLINE: June 30, 2021 
For conditionally admitted first-time freshmen to submit final official high school transcript and college transcripts if applicable
July 2021 Early Start courses at Fresno State begin for students that require development Math and/or English
August 2021 Early Start requirement for eligible freshmen must be completed

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