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Do Cal State schools require an admissions essay?

I'm applying to a few Cal State schools, and I can't seem to find any information on whether they require an admissions essay. Is there a general requirement, or does it vary by campus?

6 months ago

Cal State schools generally do not require an admissions essay as part of the application process. The primary focus of their admissions is on your academic achievements, GPA, and standardized test scores (if applicable). However, some individual campuses or programs may have supplementary application requirements, such as an essay or personal statement.

It's a good idea to carefully review the application instructions for each campus and program you're interested in applying to, as there may be specific prompts or guidelines you'll need to follow. Also, don't hesitate to contact the admissions office of the schools you're considering if you have any questions or concerns about the process. They'll be able to guide you with the most accurate information. Good luck with your applications!

6 months ago

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