CHICO C A L I F O R N I A S T A T E U N I V E R S I T Y U N A B R I D G E DThe complete experience.
AD M I S S I O NS FRESHMEN ADMISSIONS P R O F I LE • Fall 2008 data: • 16,450 applicants • 13,301 admits • 2,777 enrolled • 3.23 average GPA • 1040 average SAT Reasoning Test combined score(math and critical reading only) U N A B R I D G E D The complete experience.
ADMISSIONS ADMISSION PROCESS • The priority filing period is October 1 - November 30, 2008 • Required that all applicants take the SAT Reasoning Test or ACT no later than the December 2008 test date • All admission requirements must be completed prior to the date of graduation. Summer coursework will not be allowed. • Admitted students will create their Student Portal Account to: • - apply for university-owned housing (April) • - view financial aid offer (April) • - accept offer of admission no later than May 1, 2009 • - registerfor classes and payfees • Attend Summer Orientation session and register for classes June - July • Finalofficial high school transcript due no later than July 15th, 2009 U N A B R I D G E D The complete experience.
ACADEMICS POPULAR MAJORS Liberal Studies Recreation Administration Business Administration Biology Psychology Communication Design Engineering Construction Management Computer Science Journalism Marketing Interior Design N E W M A J O R S I M P A C T E D M A J O R S Food and Nutrition Communication Jazz Studies Nursing Recording Arts U N A B R I D G E D The complete experience.
COSTS ESTIMATED COST OF ATTENDANCE 2008-2009 estimated cost of attendance for California resident undergraduates living on or off campus: U N A B R I D G E D The complete experience.
FINANCIAL AID FINANCIAL AID & SCHOLARSHIPS • Scholarships: • Based upon any or all of the following: • Scholastic Excellence • Financial Need • Outstanding Achievement • Educational Objectives • Apply for scholarships October 1, 2008 through December 15, 2008 Financial Aid: Apply by completing the FAFSA Apply between January 1 and March 2 (March 2 is a priority date only not a deadline) Total aid awarded 07-08: $80,752,060 Average financial aid package for first time freshmen: $9,237 CSU, Chico’s financial aid (Tile IV) code is 001146 U N A B R I D G E D The complete experience.
HOUSING HOUSING PROCESS 1,900 beds with priority given to freshmen throughout 6 residence halls and 1 off-campus apartment complex Thematic housing available Housing is offered by “Priority Placement according to date online application is submitted” Apply April 2, 2009 Move-inAugust 17-20 U N A B R I D G E D The complete experience.
BEST OF CHICO Chico is the only university with three practicing forensic anthropologists who have consulted in Bosnia, in NYC after 9/11, for the Thailand Tsunami and for Hurricane Katrina Student teams win regional and national competitions! With a high job placement rate, our graduates work at many of the largest firms in the country. More than 220 companies, school districts, and organizations came on campus to recruit students of all majors in 2007-2008 U N A B R I D G E D The complete experience.
BEST OF CHICO Nearly 2,000 student volunteers from Community Action Volunteers in Education (CAVE) average 60,000+ hours of community service annually In the top 10% of NCAA Division II athletic programs and had two national champions in track and field One of the five largest Music programs in the United States with practical learning opportunities including the student-run Wild Oak Records U N A B R I D G E D The complete experience.
VISIT CAMPUS CHICO PREVIEW DAY Our Premiere Open House October 25, 2008 C A M P U S T O U R S Offered Monday through Saturday throughout the year Request a tour online!www.csuchico.edu/admissions Orcall Office of Admissions ~ 800-542-4426 We look forward to seeing you on campus! Contact Information: Admissions Financial Aid University Housing 800-542-4426 530-898-6451 800-730-4243 U N A B R I D G E D The complete experience.