2019 Application Deadlines

  Fall 2019 Fall 2019
Undergraduate June 7, 2019
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August 9, 2019

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Graduate May 3, 2019
June 28, 2019

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2020 Application Deadlines

  Spring 2020 Spring 2020
Undergraduate November 15, 2019
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January 17, 2020
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Graduate September 27, 2019
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November 29, 2019
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Application Instructions for Conditional Admission & Process

  • If you are a recruitment service provider, please do not use the target language application, only the English application.
  • Program Application Fee must be paid when submitting the online application. This fee is non-refundable.
  • Visit the program requirements page for information about all documents required to be submitted at the time of the online application
  • If you have any questions/concerns and/or unable to attach required documents to the application, please email us at sac@csun.edu.

IMMEDIATELY, complete and submit a CSUN online application at  Cal State Apply to the desired degree program

To help with completing the application, use the  Cal State Apply Applicant HelpCenter.

If you are having difficulty with the new application, please email iep@csun.edu and request a paper application.

  • To browse a complete list of CSUN undergraduate degree programs, select  BACHELOR DEGREES.

To browse a complete list of CSUN graduate degree programs, select  MASTER DEGREES. ◊NOT all graduate degree and certificate programs are open for conditional admission. Contact  iep@csun.edu  for an updated conditional graduate major list. After a semester's admissions cycle has closed, some majors may still be accepting students. Look for these exceptions in the  ADMISSIONS CALENDAR.


See After Applying instructions to complete the following and receive an acceptance packet:

  • Set up a CSUN account by activating your CSUN username and password,
  • Make an online Program Tuition payment.

IMPORTANT:  Program tuition must be received in full and successfully posted on the student’s account before a Form I-20 will be issued.


If qualified for conditional admission to CSUN, applicant will receive  TWO letters in their acceptance packet, along with a Form I-20:

  1. IEP Admission Letter
  2. CSUN Conditional Admission Letter with "pre-approved" status

Review the visa requirements and related information page for visa requirements, essential documents, steps, and other important information.


Attend orientation and IEP classes. See Upon Arrival to the US.


Upon completing the current IEP session, achieve either the required English-language proficiency score  OR receive approval for the TOEFL Waiver, to be admitted into the "pre-approved" CSUN degree program.

For admission qFor admission questions, please contact us by email at iep@csun.edu or by phone at 818-677-2504.

How to Apply for Conditional Admission to a Partnering Institution

Upon admission to the CSUN Intensive English Program, students may apply for Conditional Admission to a partnering institution:

Steps to apply to the Intensive English Program (IEP) with conditional admission to partnering institutions:

  1. Apply to IEP
  2. Upon admission, receive an IEP admit letter and I-20
  3. Submit IEP admit letter and apply for conditional admission to partnering institutions listed above
  4. Upon admission, receive a conditional admission letter
  5. Make Visa appointment and take IEP admit letter, I-20 and conditional admission letter to your interview

Housing Application Instructions


Submit an online application by clicking on the below button:


Housing Application


You will need your CSUN username and password which will be provided in your Acceptance Package.  Please contact the Tseng College Admissions, Registration and Client Services (ARC) Office at iep@csun.edu if you have any questions or trouble with your CSUN username and password.

Note: The IPP Housing Office communicates primarily by email. Therefore, please be sure to provide your primary email address on your Housing and Meal Plan Application.


The cost of housing will depend on the academic term selected. The cost of IPP housing for each term is indicated in Part 2 of the Housing and Meal Plan Application.

Paying the housing fee via the myNorthridge Portal.

Payments can be made by logging into the myNorthridge Portal using your CSUN username and password. Select Pay Account Balance, select housing charges, and choose between the three options of payment method:

  • Credit Card: Visa or MasterCard only
  • Electronic Check: Use your routing and checking account number. Cashier checks cannot be used.
  • International Wire Transfer: You will be prompted to select your currency and country. Print payment instructions. Complete payment at your local bank or with online banking using the printed instructions. For more information on International Wire Transfer, please see our guide.

Confirmation of your housing space will be sent to you via e-mail after you have submitted the online IPP Housing and Meal Plan Application and payment in full.

Homestay Organizations

The IPP does not endorse any homestay organization or company. Here is a list of homestay organizations that have experience serving IEPCA students.


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