CSU to Admit New Students This Winter and Spring 2011
Up to 30,000 new CSU students will be admitted
Great news for those students who applied to one of the California State University schools this summer. In hopes of being accepted as a mid year transfer student, many applied this August for acceptance into a CSU this Winter or Spring 2011 semester.
In a recent notice from the CSU Office of the Chancellor, it has been confirmed that the California State University will admit up to 30,000 qualified applicants for the winter/spring 2011 terms. Campuses will begin mailing out letters of acceptance on Monday, September 27, 2010.
In a quote from Chancellor Reed, he stated:
The mission of the CSU is to educate California’s students and despite the uncertainty surrounding the budget, we need to provide service as best as we can. We remain optimistic that the legislature is committed to higher education and that the final budget will restore the necessary funding to the CSU. The restoration of funding is vital to allow us to serve these students.
Why is this great news from the CSU system?
The CSU system opened up the spring 2011 application cycle on August 1. Although the certainty of being able to accept applicants was uncertain because of the state of the budget,on September 16, the CSU announced that a final round of one-time federal stimulus funding would allow the university to admit a limited number of qualified applicants.
For those of you that applied to a CSU between August 1st and August 31st, expect a letter in the mail with your decision. Agian, letters of acceptance went out on Monday, September 27, 2010. Check your mail as this letter should appear on your doorstep in the next few days!
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