CSUMentor Tutorial2011-2012 How to complete the CSUMentor Undergraduate Online Application
Returning users login Forgot your username and/or password? Use Your CSNav Account
To start an application. • To complete additional applications to other CSU campuses, you only have to complete the first screen of • each application. To resume an application. To view submitted applications. Application Manager
To begin the application click on the “Begin Application” button at the button of the introduction screen. You must scroll down the screen to view the button.
Each header bar will also have a link to the online tutorial via the question mark. Only videos pertinent to this section will play Go straight to section you are interested in by scrolling through menu or play the entire movie (66 minutes) Menu broken up by topic and also by page number of the online application. For example, any videos pertinent to page 1 will be labeled 1.0, 1.1, 1.2, etc. Online Tutorial
Side Menu Bar of Application • Push Pin: Current page • Check Marks: Completed screens • Skip & Jump to: Go to another screen without saving • Quick link to Introduction page of campus • HELP Movies: Link to new online video tutorial • Instructions: Text instructions for any screen of the application • Quick link to Student Support page for assistance on completing the application • Quick link to Application Manager • SAVE: Will save the information that has been inputted on the screen • LOG OFF: Log off the application and the CSUMentor site • SUBMIT: To submit the completed application
Screen 1 – Enrollment Information • Application Information • Term Apply for • Main campus/Off-campus (Depending upon the campus, this question may or may not appear on the application.) • Intended Major • Degree Objective • Credential Objective • Campus Housing (Depending upon the campus, this question may or may not appear on the application.) • Entry Status • Graduating HS Senior with or without college credit • Previous Application • Last Applied • Last Attended
Main/Off Campus Question Without With
Campus Housing Question Without With
Screen 2 – Name and Address • Name(s) • Full Name • Other Names • Current Mailing Address • International state/province • Permanent Address • Contact Information • Phone Numbers • E-mail Address
Address Verification Correct Incorrect
Click Find button to select country and state/province Updated database with current state/province information for many countries International State/Province
Required Required If mailing address is the same as permanent address, click here Not Required
Screen 3 – Personal Information • Applicant Information • Social Security Number • Confirm SSN • California Statewide Student ID added (optional) • Date of Birth • Gender • Ward of the court question added • Residence • Place of Birth • Military Information • Optional Information • NCAA Sports • Parents’ Education • Family Income
Screen 4 – CA State Residency Information • Residency Status • Your responses to the following questions are required to make a preliminary assessment of your residency status for admission and tuition purposes. The campus may request additional information prior to making a final residence determination.
If determined to be a minor student, the system will ask about their parent’s residency in California
If determined to be an adult student, the system will ask about their residency in California
Screen 5 – Demographic Information • Demographic Information • Required to conform with federal requirements to report race and ethnicity.
Question 1a is required for all applicants. • If applicant responds “yes”, question 1b will be required. • If applicant responds “No” or “Decline to State”, question 1b will not be required.
Question 2, required for all applicants • Applicants can pick one from each category, if applicable. Otherwise, select “Decline to State” • Question 3, required for all applicants
Screen 6 – High School Information • Last High School Attended • High School Information • Graduation, GED Date or checkbox if neither • Other High Schools attended • Test Information • Entries for SAT, ACT, TOEFL and IELTS • EAP scores Release to CSU campus
Click on the “FIND” button to select your High School.
You can search by a CEEB code. Ours is 052908 If you can not locate your school on the list, call 1-800-GO-TO-XAP.
Students can pull UC A-G list courses for up to 4 additional high schools besides graduating high school
Enter test taken or will be taken. Only for foreign Students
Screen 7 – College Information • Current, Previous and Planned Colleges Attended • Enter the names and locations of all current, previous and planned colleges and universities even if no coursework was completed. Begin with the last institution attended. • Transfer Information • GPA • Eligible to reenroll • TG, LDTP, DAP, RN
Click on “Edit” to modify any college information inputted. Click on “Add a New College” link to add your college.
Adding a College You can now search by a CEEB code. If you can not locate your school on the list, call 1-800-GO-TO-XAP.
Screen 8 – High School Preparation 1 • Social Science • 2-Years • English • 4-Years • Mathematics • 3-Years Use your TR04 For more accurate information.
Click “Add … Course” to enter a course. Click “Edit” to modify a course.
Select from the Course List. This list contains your school’s actual courses. If class is not in drop down menu select “Other” and type in the class. Only give Honors credit if the course is listed as HL on TR04
Click “add course” to save the course.