How to Apply


  1. Complete the online application
  2. Have official transcripts from all previously attended colleges sent to our admission office
  3. Submit a current resume
  4. Questions? Schedule an appointment with a counselor for a preliminary transcript evaluation of unofficial transcripts and academic advisement
Priority Application Deadlines
Fall Term (Aug-Nov) August 1
Winter Term (Nov-Feb)

October 19

Spring Term (Feb-May)

February 1

Summer Term (May-Aug) May 3

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Ready to apply? Start your application for the Bachelor's Degree for Professionals here.

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At the time of your admission interview or shortly thereafter, you will be notified of the admission decision. If admitted, you will be sent information about registration procedures.

Upon your acceptance, transfer credits from other colleges will be evaluated and the results will be mailed to you before the end of your first term.


California Lutheran University recognizes and values diversity in our campus community and is dedicated to providing equal access and opportunities to qualified applicants regardless of race, color, national or ethnic origin, age, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, veteran status or any other characteristic protected under applicable federal or state law. Moreover, Cal Lutheran is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with various disabilities. Any applicant in need of assistance is encouraged to contact the admission office where they will be provided with reasonable services in a manner that promotes respect and self-advocacy.