Division of Graduate Studies

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Graduate Admission Forms


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Graduate Application Form

For DOMESTIC Applicants:

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The Office of Graduate Admissions no longer accepts paper applications to graduate programs. Applications must be submitted online via CSU Mentor.

Financial Statement/Medical Insurance Form For International Admission

Download:International Supplemental Form-pdf

International applicants, who will need a student visa must fill out this form in addition to the Graduate Application Form above.

Petition for Graduate Admission Exception (PGA)

Download:Petition for Graduate Admission (PGA) pdf

The Petition for Graduate Admission Exception (PGA) requires departmental support. Please contact your department to request an appointment with a graduate coordinator or department chair for assistance in completing this petition. Incomplete petitions will be returned to the student until all supporting documentation can be provided.

Residency Questionnaire Form

Download:Residency Questionnaire Form-pdf

This form is requested during initial review of an application when California Residency cannot be determined from information provided on the CSU Application for Graduate Admissions. You will be notified by mail or email if this form is needed. Submit this form ONLY when requested by the Division of Graduate Studies.

Immunization Form

To download the Immunization Form Click here

SFSU students are required to show proof of Measles, Mumps and Rubella (MMR)Immunization. In addition SFSU students who are 18 years old or younger will need to show proof of Hepatitis B immunization at the beginning of their first semester. Failure to comply with this requirement will result in a registration hold.

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