All official post-secondary foreign academic records including certificates, examination grades, degrees or diplomas in original language of issue must be submitted through the postal mail in a school-sealed envelope.
Previous non-U.S. college or university must meet our accreditation standards
Official English translations of all academic records including certificates, degrees or diplomas
Satisfy our English Language Proficiency Requirement with one of the following:
TOEFL score of 61 iBT with writing score no lower than 19 and no section score below 14
IELTS overall band score of 5.5
CSUSM will now require IELTS sub-scores: writing score no lower than 5.5 and no section score below 5.0 for the fall 2017 admission term
Completion of the equivalent of CSUSM's A-2 Written Communication course as noted in our catalog with a grade of C or better
IMPORTANT: Documents must be submitted by the deadline stated on your MyCSUSM Student Center.
Send all OFFICIAL transcripts and translations directly to the address below.
If you have questions or need assistance, please contact the International Admission Office:
California State University San Marcos - International Admissions
333 S. Twin Oaks Valley Road, San Marcos, CA 92096-0001 USA