Camarillo, Calif., Sept. 17, 2012 – CSU Channel Islands (CI) is pleased to offer admission for the fall 2013 semester to first-time freshmen and transfer students.  Applications will be accepted from Monday, Oct. 1, through Friday, Nov. 30.  Undergraduate students may apply online at

CI has a current enrollment of more than 4,900 students – an increase of nearly 700 from the previous fall.  Enrollment capacity will depend on the outcomes of the California general election on Nov. 6. 
“We’re pleased to be able to offer new students the opportunity to pursue their educational goals in this climate of state budget uncertainty,” said Provost Dawn Neuman.  “Though we’re growing more slowly than we had hoped, we’re proud of the many milestones we have achieved as a campus as we celebrate our 10th anniversary this year.”

For further information on deadlines and admissions requirements, visit or, or contact Ginger Reyes, Interim Associate Vice President for Student Affairs/Enrollment Services, at 805-437-8521 or


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About California State University Channel Islands
CSU Channel Islands 
(CI) is the only four-year, public university in Ventura County and is known for its interdisciplinary, multicultural and international perspectives, and its emphasis on experiential and service learning. CI’s strong academic programs focus on business, sciences, liberal studies, teaching credentials, and innovative master’s degrees. Students benefit from individual attention, up-to-date technology, and classroom instruction augmented by outstanding faculty research. CI has been designated by the U.S. Department of Education as a Hispanic-Serving Institution and is committed to serving students of all backgrounds from the region and beyond. Connect with and learn more by visiting CI's Social Media.