Not all freshmen make these mistakes, but it’s important to be aware of them so you don’t hurt your school transcript or your grade point average (GPA).Remember that your GPA means a lot when it comes to college admissions.The reader may be downloaded at the following url: get.adobe.com/reader/otherversions/ Apply online through Cal State Apply.The earliest you can begin applying to San Francisco State depends on the semester in which you'd like to begin attending classes.But remember that your senior year and college admissions will be upon you before you know it, and a little preparation early can go a long way.
[Editor’s note: “Cynthia Bowman” is a pseudonym, as are other names denoted with an asterisk.
If you slack off in your first year, it will be really hard to catch up later.
Don’t forget: Your freshman year grades count toward your overall grade point average as much as your grades in later years, and you want that GPA to be high to better qualify you for college admissions.
If you completed college units after graduation from high school, you are considered a transfer student and must meet those requirements *Note: You may enroll in college courses the summer after high school graduation before you enroll at SF State the following fall.
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The road to college really starts your freshman year.