Admission Process Timeline for Students Applying for Fall 2016
Aug. 31, 2015 –
Dec. 11, 2015
Best time for fall semester campus visits
Oct. 1- 31, 2015
30 day application period for Cal Maritime's Early Application (EA) Program - (Option for freshman applicants only) – All freshman admission applications submitted through
www.csumentor.edu early admission option on the application.
|October, 2015||Last month to take the SAT or ACT for Early Admission (EA) puposes. Scores must arrive by November 16, 2015|
| Oct. 1, 2015 -|
Nov. 30, 2015
60 day application period for Ca. Maritime's Regular Application (RA) Program - (Option for freshman and transfer applicants) – All admission applications submitted through
Saturday, Nov. 14, 2015
|December, 2015||Last month to take SAT or ACT for regulary (RA) admission purposes. Scores must arrive by January 8, 2016.|
|January 1, 2016 - March 2, 2016||Financial Aid Applications (FAFSA) for the fall can be submitted during this period|
|January 4, 2016 - April 17, 2016||Best time for spring semester campus visits|
|February 1, 2016||Admission application notifications begin for Freshmen (Feb 15 for Transfer Students)|
|April 1, 2016|| Priority date to submit health forms and receive a medical review before May 2 if no additional medical information is determined to be necessary. |
The final deadline for health documents is May 2.
|Saturday, April 9, 2016||"Cal Maritime Day" Campus open house for admitted students and families|
|No later than May 2, 2016|| Deadline for admitted students to send Cal Maritime the (non-refundable) $500 enrollment deposit,|
Admission Acknowledgement Form, health documents, and Housing License Agreement
or fall space may not be available
|May 7, 2016||Last day to take the ELM or EPT placement tests if English and math proficiency are not demonstrated in other ways|
|May 17, 2016||"Smart Page" available through MyCalMaritime student portal and PeopleSoft for those required to take Early Start to tell us their plans to do so.|
|June 3, 2016|| |
Last day to confirm if Early Start Program is needed and (and if Early Start is required) tell us their plans to take Early Start at any CSU campus (or equivalent remediating courses elsewhere).
Fall 2016 Dates
Fall 2016 Dates
Newly enrolling students must prove adequate medical insurance or be required to purchase the Cal Maritime medical insurance
Online registration period for new students.
July 15, 2016
Final transcripts are due from newly enrolling students
August date TBD, 2016
Student charges are due unless prior arrangements have been made with the Student Accounts Office. Students with financial aid should contact the Financial Aid Office to understand how financial aid interacts with campus financial due dates.
August 24, 2016
Campus housing move-in by appointment.
August 24 through August 28
New Student Orientation begins for all students (including those living off-campus) - All new students must attend all days.
August 25, 2016
Optional Family Orientation (tentative)
August 29, 2016
First day of fall classes
Apply in Oct or Nov, 2016 for Fall 2017 admission into any of our majors
Admission Office Hours:
except for the following
special days or holidays:
Aug. 29 - Classes Begin
Sep. 5 - Labor Day - School Closed
Nov. 11 - Veterans Day - School Closed
Nov. 24-25 - Thanksgiving Holiday - School Closed
Dec. 19-23 - No Classes
Dec. 26-Jan. 2 - Winter Holiday Break - School Closed
Jan.. 3 - Classes Begin
Jan. 16 - MLK Holiday - School Closed
Mar. 31 - Ceasar Chavez Holiday - School Closed
Apr. 17-21 - No Classes
April 25 Through Aug. - Campus tours available, but:
*Tours do not Include ship
*No classes in session
*No students on campus
200 Maritime Academy Dr.
Vallejo, CA 94590