School Overview

The following table shows the basic characteristic of California State University-Fullerton and directory information. You may want to visit the school's website to check application deadlines, requirements, and financial information.
Contact Information
Address800 N State College Blvd, Fullerton, CA 92831-3599
Admission Information
Online Application
Net Price
School Category
School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryResearch University (high research activity)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree- professional practice

Acceptance Rate and Admission Statistics

The acceptance rate of California State University-Fullerton is 59.43% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 15.73%. The application fees are $70 for undergraduate programs and $70 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate59.43 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)15.73 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$70
Graduate Application Fees$70

Tuition & Fees

Cal State Fullerton's 2023 tuition & fees is $7,007 for California residents and $18,887 for out-of-students. The undergraduate tuition increased by 0.16% compared to the last year's rate based on out-of-state rate ($18,856).
For graduate programs, its 2023 tuition & fees is $8,441 for California residents and $17,945 for out-of-students. The graduate tuition increased by 0.17% compared to the last year's rate.
California ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$7,007$18,887
Graduate Tuition & Fees$8,441$17,945
*Data Source: 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 40,738 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Among them, 6,814 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. Cal State Fullerton has 35,600 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 5,138 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students40,738
Undergraduate Students35,600
Graduate Students5,138
Online Enrollment6,814

Degree Information and Campus Life

Cal State Fullerton offers 115 programs including both undergraduate and graduate programs. 2 out of the 115 programs are offerd via distace learning (online programs).
The following tables summarizes the offered programs, on-campus services, and special learning opportunities offered by Cal State Fullerton
Offered DegreesOn-Campus ServiceLearning opportunities
Number of programs115 Programs
Number of online programs2 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsBachelor's
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Doctorate (Other)
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students
Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification