SDSU Guaranteed admission

WHO CAN EARN THE SDSU gUaRANTeE?

All Hoover's students who meet the criteria can earn guaranteed admission to San Diego State University, SDSU

NOTE: SDSU DOES NOT guarantee admission to majors with additional requirements such as: Nursing, Music, Dance, and Theater Performing Arts.

SDSU Admission Criteria for Fall 2022

College readiness in Math

Demonstrate college readiness in Math through one of the following:

Option 1:

Earning a minimum grade of B in one of the approved yearlong senior-year math courses:

  • Statistics

  • AP Statistics

  • Pre-Calculus

  • Pre-Calculus Honors

  • AP Calculus


Option 2:

A college level math course completed with a C or higher (Example: Math 119 or higher)

Option 3:

Demonstrate college readiness in Math by using CAASPP/EAP Math Exam Score:

  • Standard Exceeded (Level 4)

  • Standard Met (Level 3) and completed 12th grade approved year-long math course beyond Algebra 2 ( C- or better)

  • Standard Met and 4 or more years of high school mathematics or quantitative reasoning

College readiness in English

Demonstrate college readiness in English through one of the following:

Option 1:

Earning a minimum grade of B in one of the approved yearlong senior-year English courses:

  • AP English Literature

  • ERWC

Option 2:

A college level English course completed with a C or higher

(Example: English 101 or higher)

Option 3:

Demonstrate college readiness in English by using CAASPP/EAP English Test Score:

  • Standard Exceeded (Level 4)

  • Standard Met (Level 3) and completed 12th grade approved year-long English course (C- or better)*

Hoover Residency

Be enrolled at Hoover for all 4 years

(From the beginning of 9th grade until the end of 12th grade)

A-G Requirement

Complete the 15 “A-G” requirements with grades of C or higher by the end of senior year

GPA

Have an A-G GPA of 3.00 at the time of application

and maintain that minimum GPA through the 12th grade;

must not have any D or F grades during 12th grade in any subject

SDSU Enrollment Deadlines

Meet all SDSU admission and enrollment deadlines including:

  • CSU Apply application must be submitted by November 30

  • Admitted students interested in enrollment must submit their Intent to Enroll to SDSU no later than May 1

Requirements by year