The Early Start Program: Do I Need To Participate?

First time freshman who require the most academic support in Mathematics or English based on their ELM or EPT score will participate in the Early Start Program.  To see if you are required to participate, you must access your Early Start Smart Page found at your Student Center at https://my.fresnostate.edu.

Math:
Early Start Program will target students needing the most preparation in Math (ELM score is 49 or less).

English:
Early Start Program will target students needing the most preparation in English (EPT score of 146 or less).

If you completed a qualified test or program, you may be exempt from Early Start. Click on the Exemptions page to learn more.