Applying to CSULB

Tips for Single Subject Credential Candidates applying to the University

The Deadline to apply to CSULB for Fall 2023 is June 1, 2023
(International Applicant Deadline for Fall 2023 is April 1, 2023)

The Deadline to apply to CSULB for Spring 2023 is November 1, 2022
The Spring 2022 Application will be available August 1, 2021
(International Applicant Deadline for Spring 2023 is October 1, 2022)

Remember! This CSULB application is separate from the Single Subject Credential Program Application.
Please Note: To be admitted to a Credential Program, all candidates must have a Social Security Number or ITIN number to be able to apply for a Certificate of Clearance with the CTC and take the required examinations.

To apply to the university, go to and select the term you wish to apply for and click the red APPLY button.