College App Deadlines

College App Deadlines

Planning for college begins your freshman year and preparation continues through all four years of high school. Here are some basic reminders of things you need to keep in mind as well as some important dates you shouldn’t forget! Please refer to the SAT and ACT websites for additional test date information.

October 1 – November 30
Application submission period for all CSU (California State University) campuses

November 1 – November 30
Application submission period for all UC (University of California) campuses

November 30 – 12:00 Midnight
Application Deadline for all UC and CSU campuses

March 2
FAFSA California Deadline for all UC and CSU campuses.  Please note: other schools may have earlier deadlines.

January 2 – January 31
Application Deadline for most non-UC/CSU colleges. KNOW YOUR SCHOOL!

April 1 – April 31
Most colleges will send acceptance or rejection letters this month.