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Cal Maritime

Cal Maritime
Cal Maritime
200 Maritime Academy Drive
Vallejo, CA 94590-8181

Official telephone: (707) 654-1000
Fax number: (707) 654-1001
Email: admission@csum.edu

Website: www.csum.edu

Admissions

Screen last updated on: December 18, 2016

The admissions information below is valid for the 2016 academic year.

Admissions Office

Admissions officer:
Marc McGee,
Director of Enrollment Services
Contacting the office:
707 654-1330
707 654-1336 (fax)
admission@csum.edu

First-time Freshman Application Process & Requirements

Is there an application deadline for fall?
yes
Final filing date for fall:
November 30
Freshmen are accepted for terms other than fall:
no
Application fee:
$55
Can the application fee be waived?
yes
Are refunds available on the application fee?
no
Is the Common Application form accepted?
no
Supplemental forms required for those using Common Application:
no
Admissions requirements:
Strong science or math preparation recommended.
High school graduation is:
required, GED is accepted
A general college preparatory program is:
recommended
Campus visit is:
neither required nor recommended
Interview is:
required of some
Standardized test requirements:
SAT or ACT required of some, SAT Subject Test considered if submitted
School's test preference:
no preference
Dates test scores should be received:
January 10 for SAT/ACT
High school units required or recommended:
English:
4 required, 4 recommended
Foreign language:
2 required, 2 recommended
History:
1 required, 1 recommended
Lab:
2 required, 3 recommended
Math:
3 required, 4 recommended
Science:
2 required, 3 recommended
Social studies:
1 required, 1 recommended
Academic electives:
1 required, 1 recommended
Other:
1 required, 1 recommended
Total:
15 required, 17 recommended
School has formalized early decision program:
no
School has early action program:
yes
School has concurrent enrollment program for high school:
no

First-time Freshman Selection Process

Academic criteria:
  • secondary school report important
  • class rank not considered
  • recommendations not considered
  • standardized test scores very important
  • essay not considered
Nonacademic criteria:
  • interview not considered
  • extracurricular activities considered
  • particular talent/ability considered
  • character/personal qualities not considered
  • alumni/ae relationship not considered
  • geographical residence considered
  • state residency considered
  • religious affiliation/commitment not considered
  • minority affiliation not considered
  • volunteer work considered
  • work experience considered
Admissions is need blind:
yes
Average secondary school GPA:
3.3
Percent of freshmen who submitted GPA:
100%
Combined ACT middle 50% range:
21 - 27
Percent of accepted applicants who submitted SAT scores:
85%
Percent of accepted applicants who submitted ACT score:
51%

Undergraduate Notification for Fall Term

Notification of admission:
on a rolling basis
Acceptance of admission:
must accept by May 1 or within 2 weeks if notified thereafter

First-time Freshman Enrollment

Number of completed applications received:
1,206
Number of applicants offered admission:
983 (82%)
Number of applicants offered admission who enrolled:
223 (23%)
School has a waiting list policy:
yes
Number of students put on waiting list:
154
Number accepting place on waiting list:
62 (40%)
Number of those on waiting list who were enrolled:
6 (10%)
Percent of freshmen who came from out of state:
15%
Tuition deposit amount:
$500, nonrefundable
Admission may be deferred:
no


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