ADN-BSN Application Deadlines and Process

This page provides application deadlines and process to the BSN program at SF State. For application deadline and process to the ADN program at CSM, please visit CSM website.



Prospective students must submit the university application via Cal State Apply and School of Nursing supplemental application via NursingCas by the following deadlines:

Cal State Apply Application Period

August 1 - August 31

We strongly recommend that prospective students complete the Cal State Apply application as early as possible during the application period to allow time for an SF State ID number to be issued and all required university documentation, including a set of official transcripts, residency status information, etc., to be submitted, received and processed.

NursingCas Application Period

August 1 -  August 31, 8:59 p.m. Pacific Time

We recommend beginning the process and request official transcripts to be sent to NursingCas early in the application period as late transcripts submission and applications will not be accepted, no exception. Further supplemental application guidance and instructions are available during the application period on the Program Materials section of NursingCAS.

The following materials or requirements must be submitted through NursingCAS by the supplemental application deadline:

For NursingCAS supplemental application guidance and instructions, please go here.

Frequently asked questions about application cycle, including the Re-applicant feature, are available here.

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