Important Dates

Fall 2021 Freshman Admission Dates*

January
January If you haven't done so already, file either your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), or the Dream Act application, as soon as possible.
February
February 15 Weber Honors College application priority consideration deadline. Students are strongly encouraged to apply by this deadline.
February 15 The HealtheConnect portal opens. Log in to the portal and upload your proof of immunizations and your Tuberculosis (TB) Risk Assessment.
February If you haven't done so already, file your FAFSA as soon as possible.
March
Early March Check AidLink to make sure you have submitted all requested financial aid documents.
March 1 Housing License Agreement available. License Agreement and $375 nonrefundable initial payment due by May 1 for on-campus housing.
March 2 Deadline to submit GPA Verification Form for a Cal Grant.
Mid-March Final financial aid award notice posted in AidLink if you completed your financial aid application.
March 20 Virtual Explore SDSU Open House: Inside Academics. This event will include information sessions for admissions, academic programs, financial aid, and more!
March 30 Weber Honors College application final deadline. After February 15, applications are accepted and evaluated on a space-available basis.
March Accept your offer of admission by submitting your online Intent to Enroll $400 nonrefundable deposit as soon as possible.
April
April 1 Check AidLink and submit requested documents to the Office of Financial Aid and Scholarships for priority evaluation.
April 17 Virtual Explore SDSU Open House: Beyond the Classroom. This event will include information sessions about student life, athletics, and more!
April Order official transcripts for your Intent to Enroll.
April New Student Orientation information is available online.
May
May 1 Deadline to accept your offer of admission by submitting your online Intent to Enroll form and the $400 nonrefundable deposit, official transcripts including fall 2020 grades and official test scores (if applicable).
May 11 New Student Orientation online reservation system will open at 10 a.m. PDT.
May Check AidLink to make sure you have submitted all requested financial aid documents.
May Log in to the application portal, Aztec Scholarships, and apply for Aztec Scholarships.
June
June Class registration information sent to new students.
June Make sure that you have made your New Student Orientation reservation.
June Pay your basic tuition and fees by the deadline listed under Fee Payment Information in your SDSU WebPortal account. Once you log in, select the Admitted tab and then select the My Registration link.
June Sign up for Direct Deposit (eRefund) through your Online Student Account. Once you sign up, your financial aid refunds are directly deposited into your designated personal checking or savings account.
June Request that your final high school and/or college transcripts (including spring 2021 grades and graduation date) and official test scores (if applicable) be sent to the SDSU Office of Admissions by July 15. Request personal copies for yourself to keep in an advising file.
July
Early July Pay your basic tuition and fees in full and clear any holds listed on your SDSU WebPortal.
July 15 All final official high school and/or college transcripts must be received by the SDSU Office of Admissions. If we do not receive your transcript by this date, an administrative hold will be placed on your university record and you will be unable to register for fall classes. This transcript is in addition to the transcripts you submitted with your Intent to Enroll.
July In lieu of making your basic tuition and fees payment, activate your student loan(s) and/or request your Parent PLUS loan to cover tuition, fees, and other university expenses. Loans will disburse 7–10 days prior to the start of the semester.
July Attend New Student Orientation on your registered date.
July Log in to the application portal, Aztec Scholarships, and apply for Aztec Scholarships.
August
Early August If you are a not a resident of California, please pay your non-resident tuition by August 22.
Late August Disbursement of fall financial aid funds begins for enrolled and qualified applicants 7–10 days prior to the start of the fall semester. Check Student Account Services and your designated bank account for transactions.
August 19-20 Move-in. Residence halls and on-campus apartments open.
August 20 Welcome Week begins.
August 21 New Student and Family Convocation.
August 22 If you are not a resident of California, your non-resident tuition is due.
August 23 Classes begin.

*Dates are subject to change.