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Admissions & Recruitment

Admissions & Recruitment

About Admissions

The Admissions office accepts and processes admission applications for both undergraduate and post-baccalaureate programs. Eligibility for admission to CSU Channel Islands is governed by Title 5 of the California Code of Regulation. There is a dual admission process to programs offered through Extended Education as students must apply to both the University and the program. The Admissions staff is available to assist with questions regarding the application process.

The best way to apply to the University is on-line at

Enrollment Center

The Enrollment Center provides 'one-stop' services for students including:

  • Admission application assistance
  • Class registration
  • Financial aid assistance
  • Cashiering services (fee payments)
  • Student ID cards
  • Student class schedule changes (Add/Drop)
  • Request for transcripts
  • VA assistance

Location and Hours

Enrollment Center

Office Hours: Monday - Thursday, 8:30 a.m.- 5:30 p.m.; Friday, 8:30 a.m.- 5:00 p.m.

Phone: (805) 437-8500
Fax: (805) 437-8509

Student Recruitment/Campus Tours

Phone: (805) 437-8520
Fax: (805) 437-8519