CSUMentor Mentor Application CSUMentor Undergraduate Online Application Process
Application Filing Status Report
Creating An Account Returning users login Forgot your username and/or password? Click to create an account
Create An Account Unique Account Required Use addresses like Gmail, Hotmail, Yahoo! Mail, etc. Student Support can assist Username must be unique New automated system to check if username is available Username suggestions are provided to user if desired username is taken
Application Manager To start an application. To complete additional applications to other CSU campuses, you only have to complete the first screen of each application. To resume an application. To view submitted applications.
To begin the application click on the “Begin Application” button at the bottom of the introduction screen. You must scroll down the screen to view the button.
Each header bar will also have a link to the online tutorial via the “Play” button. Only videos pertinent to this section will play Online Tutorial You can navigate to other parts of the video using the menu on the right of the video.
Side Menu Bar of Application Push Pin: Current page Check Marks: Completed screens Skip & Jump to: Go to another screen without saving Quick link to Introduction page of campus HELP Movies: Link to new online video tutorial Instructions: Text instructions for any screen of the application Quick link to Student Support page for assistance on completing the application Quick link to Application Manager SAVE: Will save the information that has been inputted on the screen LOG OFF: Log off the application and the CSUMentor site SUBMIT: To submit the completed application (appears only when application is ready for submission)
Screen 1 – Enrollment Information Application Information Term Apply for Main campus/Off-campus (Depending upon the campus, this question may or may not appear on the application.) Intended Major Degree Objective Credential Objective Campus Housing (Depending upon the campus, this question may or may not appear on the application.) Entry Status Graduating HS Senior with or without college credit Previous Application Last Applied Last Attended
Entry Status Options for Applicants
Screen 3 – Personal Information Applicant Information Social Security Number Confirm SSN California Statewide Student ID added (optional) Date of Birth Gender Ward of the court question added Residence Place of Birth Military Information Optional Information NCAA Sports Parents’ Education Family Income
Screen 4 – CA State Residency Information Residency Status Your responses to the following questions are required to make a preliminary assessment of your residency status for admission and tuition purposes. The campus may request additional information prior to making a final residence determination.
Screen 6 – High School Information Current or Last High School Attended High School Information Graduation, GED Date or checkbox, if neither Other High Schools attended Test Information Entries for SAT, ACT, TOEFL, IELTS and PTE EAP scores Release to CSU campus
If you can not locate your school on the list, call GO-TO-XAP.
Enter test taken or will be taken Non-native speakers of English
Screen 7 – College Information Current, Previous and Planned Colleges Attended Enter the names and locations of all current, previous and planned colleges and universities even if no coursework was completed. Begin with the last institution attended. Advanced Standing Credit All students except Graduating High School Senior with no college credit
Transfer Information, RN Question, AA-T / AS-T
Screen 8 – High School Preparation 1 Social Science 2-Years English 4-Years Mathematics 3-Years
Click “Edit” to modify a course. Click “Add … Course” to enter a course. Click Trash Can to delete a course.
Select from the Course List. This list contains your school’s actual courses. If class is not in drop down menu select “Other” and type in the class.
Click “add course” to save the course.
Warning for Missing Coursework
Screen 9 – High School Preparation 2 Laboratory Science 1-Year Biological Science with laboratory (D1) 1-Year Physical Science with laboratory (D2) Language Other Than English 2-Years in same the language Visual/Performing Arts 1-Year College Preparatory Elective
GPA Calculation Self Reported Links to CSUMentor GPA Calculator
Screen 10 – College Courses College Courses in Progress List courses College Courses Planned List courses CSU General Education Requirements List A1, A2, A3, and B4 courses
Click “Add a Course” to enter a course Click “Edit” to modify a course Click Trash Can to delete a course
Click “add course” to save the course. Select Course from Course List
Screen 11 – EOP Educational Opportunity Program (EOP) New EOP&S Fee Waiver Transfer Students that are enrolled in EOP&S
Screen 12 – Fee Waiver Application Fee Waiver Only complete once Financial Information Calculation of Fee Waiver Now available for students who meet requirements of AB540
Payment Options Credit Cards Visa MasterCard Check / E-Checks or Money Order Fee Waiver Option only if granted Apply only once for all CSU Campuses Applies all academic year
Selecting A Payment Sample: Check or Credit CardSample: Fee Waiver Instructions on how and where to send your check are on the following screen.
Who May Apply to EOP? Historically low-income and educationally underserved undergraduate students who need admission assistance and support services to succeed in college Students who demonstrate academic potential and motivation
Applying to EOP High School Graduate or Equivalent Meet CSU Eligibility for Regular Admission EOP considers admission for students who may not meet regular admission criteria on a campus by campus basis
Applying to EOP Students must complete and submit an application for Undergraduate Admission to the campus before applying to the EOP program. Application to the Educational Opportunity Program includes: 1) Completed Undergraduate Admission application to the campus 2) Completed EOP application with: Applicant Information form Two Recommendation forms
To apply for EOP online, Go to Apply Online, then click link to apply for EOP online. Separate Application for EOP Online EOP applications can be started only AFTER submitting an online application to a CSU campus first
EOP Online Application Form – Completed by student Opening page for the EOP Application Many fields are pre- populated from the University application SAVE: Will save the information that has been inputted on the screen LOG OFF: Log off the application and the CSUMentor site
EOP Online Application Form – Completed by student Complete fields that are blank Must complete the first application Additional applications are pre-populated but allow edits
EOP Online Application Form – Completed by student Two recommendation are required Students can go to the Application Manager to track the recommendation status and change the recommender if needed Two names and addresses are needed to process the electronic recommendation forms
EOP Online Recommendation Form – Completed by counselor or teacher Unique link for each recommendation Counselors and teachers will receive an message with the web link to the recommendation form There is a new message for each student application
EOP Online Recommendation Form – Completed by counselor or teacher Must complete the initial recommendation form Additional forms will pre- populate for a student applying to multiple campuses Counselors and teachers can edit responses before resubmitting
EOP Contacts CSU Bakersfield Mr. Rocky Maraccini 9001 Stockdale Highway Bakersfield, CA Phone: (661) Fax: (661) CSU Channel Islands Ms. Leah Alarcon One University Drive Camarillo, CA Phone: (805) Fax: (805) CSU Chico Ms. Victoria Bass First and Normal Streets Chico, CA Phone: (530) Fax: (530) CSU Dominguez Hills Ms. Katrina Hermoso 1000 E. Victoria Street, WH D-350 Carson, CA Phone: (310) Fax: (310) CSU East Bay Mr. Emmanuel Lopez EOP Admissions, LI Carlos Bee Blvd. Hayward, CA Phone: (510) Fax: (510) CSU Fresno Ms. Irene Perez 5150 North Maple Avenue, M/S JA62 Fresno, CA Phone: (559) Fax: (559) CSU Fullerton Ms. Willie Bugaoan 800 North State College Blvd. EOP Admissions, UH-231 Fullerton, CA Phone: (657) Fax: (657) Humboldt State University Ms. Denise Negrillo Ms. Maria Elena Whaples One Harpst Street Arcata, CA Phone: (707) (toll free) Fax: (707) CSU Long Beach Ms. Gail Walters EOP Admissions, LA Bellflower Blvd. Long Beach, CA Phone: (562) Fax: (562) CSU Los Angeles Ms. Maria Laines 5151 State University Drive Los Angeles, CA Phone: (323) Fax: (323) CSU Monterey Bay Ms. Carina Cisneros 100 Campus Center Seaside, CA Phone: (831) Fax: (831) CSU Northridge Ms. Doris Clark Bayramian Hall Nordhoff Street Northridge, CA Phone: (818) Fax: (818) Cal Poly Pomona Ms. Leticia Guzman Scott EOP Admissions and Enrollment Building West Temple Avenue Pomona, CA Phone: (909) Fax: (909) CSU Sacramento Mr. David Ortega 6000 J Street Lassen Hall, Rm Sacramento, CA Phone: (916) Fax: (916) CSU San Bernardino Mr. Mario E. Baeza 5500 University Parkway San Bernardino, CA Phone: (909) Fax: (909) San Diego State University Ms. Cynthia Torres EOP/Ethnic Affairs Student Services Bldg. East # Campanile Drive San Diego, CA Phone: (619) Fax: (619) San Francisco State University Ms. Renée Stephens 1600 Holloway Avenue, SSB 201 San Francisco, CA Phone: (415) Fax: (415) San José State University Ms. Debra Y. Griffith One Washington Square San Jose, CA Phone: (408) Fax: (408) Cal Poly San Luis Obispo Ms. Kathleen A. Castillo Student Academic Services, Bldg. 81 San Luis Obispo, CA Phone: (805) Fax: (805) CSU San Marcos Ms. Norma Larios 333 S. Twin Oaks Valley Rd. San Marcos, CA Phone: (760) Fax: (760) Sonoma State University Ms. Lisa Brooks 1801 East Cotati Avenue, Salazar 1060 Rohnert Park, CA Phone: (707) Fax: (707) CSU Stanislaus Ms. Serah Martinez 801 West Monte Vista Avenue Turlock, CA Phone: (209) Fax: (209) csustan.edu
Additional Information About EOP CSUMentor site: California State University site: Individual campus EOP department websites
Undergraduate Application Updates
Screen 2 Require applicant to confirm address
Account Creation – How Did You First Hear About CSU and CSU Mentor
Screen 7 AA-T / AS-T Questions (SB1440) Split previous box “For California Community College Students Only” into 3 separate boxes Added text re: SB1440 Dropdown Boxes – if select “yes”, prompts you to next step. 3 BOXES IF THEN SB1440 IF THEN
Screen 8 9 th -11 th Grades – Student required to enter grade
Screen 10 Allow entry of course units <1 (0.5 increments)
Screen 12 Fee Waiver – California Dream Act (qualification for exemption for non-resident tuition-ab540) US Citizenship Status = “None of the Above” OR US Citizenship Status = U.S. Citizen OR US Citizenship Status = Immigrant I-551 Green Card AND High school attendance = High school in California for three or more years AND High school of graduation = Graduation or expected graduation from a high school in California AND Current family size and income criteria are met If above criteria included US Citizenship = None of the Above, generate pop-up (informational only):
Questions? For Applicants that have questions about CSUMentor and the Online Application, please have them contact: Xap Technical Support GO-TO-XAP