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Admissions Requirements

Admissions Tests Required: Recommended
Completion of College Preparatory Program: Required
Secondary School GPA: Required
Secondary School Record: Required

Application Fees

$55
Undergrad Application Fee
$55
Graduate Application Fee

Special Factors

AP Acceptance: Yes
Credit for Life Experience: No

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Contact Info

Address:
5500 Campanile Dr San Diego, CA 92182-7455
Phone: (619) 594-5200
Admissions Phone: (619) 594-6336
General Site: www.sdsu.edu

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: Tips for Prospective Students
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  • Morgan from San Diego, CA
  • Mar-23-2014 I am a current student here

    Taking a tour is a great idea, considering the size of the campus. I would do research on your major and the department before attending, to make sure that you will fit right in once you begin attending. The major thing is to come here with an open mind; not everyone at the school is taking part in Greek life and going out to parties. There are a variety of clubs and organizations to get involved with, or you can simply keep to yourself and pursue your education. The school gives you all these options, without any pressure.

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  • CJ from San Diego, CA
  • Mar-21-2014 I am a current student here

    Apply early! SDSU is popular for good reason. Make sure you have all of your prerequisites ready to go before you apply; you don't want to pay the application fee and be rejected for a missing class. When you are admitted, take advantage of every opportunity. Get involved on campus, join clubs, go to events. The people you meet are going to be your network once you graduate.

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  • Nat from Santa Cruz, CA
  • Mar-02-2014 I am a current student here

    Try to get a suite dorm room. Join a sorority or fraternity . Use all resources available ,when planning your classes , to get through in four years.

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  • SDSU Freshwoman
  • Feb-20-2014 I am a current student here

    Don't forget why you're going to college, TO LEARN. Although SDSU is full of plenty welcomed distractions, keep your eye on the prize.

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