Apply to ALCP

American Language & Culture Program

STEP 1: Who You Are?


[Last (Family) Name, First (Given) Name]

(if necessary)

(include Country/City Code)
VISA Status:
(Check one)

STEP 2: What Type of Program You Want?

Program Type:

Housing Preference:

(All students need to apply for housing well in advance of arrival. Failure to do so may force students to be wait listed.)
Where did you hear about California State University, Dominguez Hills?


STEP 3: When Do You Want to Start the Program?

Select ONE session from the list of sessions below:


TermOrientation & TestingSession Class DatesCost per session

January 2January 3 — February 22$2,600
February 25 & 26February 27 — April 19$2,600
 April 29 & 30May 1 — June 21$2,600
 June 24 & 25June 26  August 16$2,600
 August 19 & 20August 21 — October 11$2,600
 October 14 & 15October 16 — December 6$2,600


TermClassesFinal Exam WeekTuition
January 16 — May 10May 11 — 17$5,750
August 17 — December 3December 5 — 11$5,750

STEP 4: Ready to Complete Your Application?

The following materials are also required for application:

  • Submit this Application Form (or mail the printed version of this application form)
  • Insurance Requirement:
    Government regulations require foreign students to obtain insurance to be on the campus. This insurance needs to be obtained from the ALCP program during the application process or when you come on campus.
  • Application Fee - $100.00 U.S. (non-refundable):
    Payment Options:
    1) check or money order payable to CSUDH; or
    2) credit card
  • Financial Verification*:
    Scholarship or bank statement verifying a minimum of $12,000 U.S. dollars for studies
    (* For those applicants wishing to receive I-20's to obtain F-1 Student Visas for full-time study only. Recommended - Express Mail ($100): Due to the variance between the mail systems of each country, delivery of I-20's by ground mail can be problematic. I-20's not shipped by express mail may not be re-issued if lost or stolen.
  • Submit the Privacy Form (Microsoft Word format) if applying as an agent on behalf of a student.
  • Schedule & costs subject to change | Updated 3/23/18

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