Graduate Application

Welcome to the Colorado State University application for graduate degree and certificate programs!

Select the application below based on your intention to enroll in programs:

  • New Degree or Certificate: you are seeking admission to start a new degree or certificate program.
  • Returning/Readmit: you have previously attended CSU as a degree-seeking graduate student and want to return to complete a degree in progress.
  • Non-Degree (GUEST) or Non-Degree (Summer-only): You would like to enroll as a non-degree (non-admitted) student in courses fully on-campus OR in a hybrid on-campus/online schedule.
    • Contact CSU Online if you are seeking ONLY ONLINE non-degree enrollment.

Starting a New Degree or Certificate? Check With Your Department First

Departments can have specific deadlines and/or application requirements that are in addition to or more stringent than those of the Graduate School. It is in your best interest to review the specific deadlines and requirements on your department’s website before applying to ensure your application receives full consideration. View a complete listing of graduate departments and programs »

Be aware that not all programs accept applications for all terms.

Need help with your application?
Contact us or (970) 491-6909.

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First-time users:

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