If you are a freshman starting at a CSU campus in Fall and do not meet the exemption criteria below, you must participate in the Early Start program during the summer.
The following freshmen are exempt from the Early Start Summer Program:
Only if you have an extreme or extenuating circumstance beyond your control preventing you from completing the mandatory Early Start requirement during the summer can you petition for an exemption. Submit your petition to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please be sure to include your full name, NetID number, and a detailed explanation of your situation with supporting documentation if appropriate.