Information for First Time Freshmen

Frequently Asked Questions

How Do I...?

...Apply to Sacramento State University?

Contact Admissions and Outreach, Lassen Hall 1102 - (916) 278-7766

Online Application: http://www.csumentor.edu/AdmissionApp/ 

...Get information on fees, tuition, etc.?

Contact the Student Financial Services Center, Lassen Hall 1001 - (916) 278-6736 

...Get information on financial aid?

Contact the Financial Aid Office, Lassen Hall 1006 - (916) 278-6554 

...Find out what the Entry Level Mathematics / English Placement Test (ELM / EPT) is?

Contact the Testing Center, Lassen Hall 2302 - (916) 278-6296

Placement Test Information: http://www.ets.org/csu/about 

...Find out about Freshman Orientation?

Contact Student Orientation Office, Lassen Hall 1010 - (916) 278-7841

Email: Orient.reservations@csus.edu

Freshman Orientation:http://www.csus.edu/acad/orientation/first_year/index.html 

...Find out about General Education Advising?

Contact the Academic Advising Center, Lassen Hall 1013 - (916) 278-6351 

...What is the Educational Opportunity Program (EOP)?

Contact the EOP Office, Lassen Hall 2205 - (916) 278-6183 

...Get information about on and off-campus housing?

Contact Housing and Residential Life, Sierra Hall - (916) 278-6655

On-Campus Housing - And - Off-Campus and Other Housing

...Apply for a SacLink Account? SacLink is the CSUS universal authentication, e-mail, and Internet access mechanism available to all students, faculty, and staff. It is your computing and networking electronic ID.

Contact Information Resource Technology (IRT), AIRC 2005 - (916) 278-7337

SacLink Account Information 

...Get information about Textbooks / Hornet Bookstore?

Contact the Hornet Bookstore - (916) 278-6446

...Contact the CSUS Career Center?

Contact the Career Center Office, Lassen Hall 1013 - (916) 278-6231 

...Apply for an Engineering & Computer Science Computer User Account? (this is NOT a SacLink account or dial-in account)

Contact ECS Computing and Communications Services Help Desk, Riverside Hall 2011

(916) 278-6690

ECS User Account Information - And - ECS User Account Application

...Find out about Engineering & Computer Science Career Services?

Contact Neysa Bush, Director, Career Services Office - Santa Clara Hall 1204

(916) 278-7091