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The Enrollment Period begins on April 17, 2018 at 8:00 am.

Emails with unique enrollment appointment dates and times were sent to students on the evening of Sunday, April 8. 

Please note: Several sections have seats reserved for students with the course as a major/minor requirement. See class notes for the date when remaining seats are open to all students.

Enrollment Calendar

Date(s) Enrollment Period Step
Apr 9 Fall 2018 class schedule available

Apr 17-Apr 30

Early enrollment period for eligible students:

  • Students may enroll up to 16 units during this time period
  • Students may waitlist up to 10 units
  • Graduating seniors may enroll up to 19 units
  • Students on Academic Probation may not register for more than 14 units

Please be aware your enrollment appointment (regular academic session) is a uniquely assigned time and date within the early enrollment period and is the earliest time and date in which you can begin to enroll in classes.

May 1 - Aug 26 Fall 2018 schedule adjustment period 
Aug 10 Enrollment limit increased to 19 units
Aug 22 Fall 18 Tuition & Fees DUE (all Students)
Aug 26

DEADLINE – Last day to file an Undergraduate Request for Educational Leave of Absence for Fall 2018.

DEADLINE – Drop all courses using MyCSUSM until 11:59 p.m. and receive full refund of fees, less any administrative charge. Students who drop after this date will be charged prorated fees for each day that has elapsed from the first day of the semester

Aug 27  INSTRUCTION BEGINS - First day of Fall 2018 classes that meet the full session of the term and those that meet the first 8-week session (8W1) of the term.
Aug 27 – Sep 10

Add/drop period for Fall 2018: Students may add classes (with permission numbers) or drop classes in MyCSUSM.

Open University,  Over 60 Program, Cross Enrollment Visitor, Intrasystem Visitor, and Intrasystem Concurrent, CSU Employee (non-degree seeking) applications and enrollment for Fall 2018.

Sep 10

Last day to change grading option for classes that meet the first 8-week session of the term.

Last day to drop class(es) with no academic record for courses in the full session and first 8-week session of the spring term.

Last day to add Fall 2018 classes (includes classes that meet full sessionfirst 8-week session, and second 8-week session of the term) with permission numbers or with instructor approval on Course Prerequisite Waiver Form.

Last day to change grading option for classes that meet the full session, first 8-week session, and second 8-week session of the term.

Last day to change from full-time (over 6.1 units) to part-time (6.0 units or less) status and be eligible for refund for the difference in fees.

Last day to change grading option for classes that meet the full session of the term.

Sep 11 $25 Late Registration and $15 Late Add Fee in effect for all sessions of term.
Sep 11 - 24 Withdrawals completed in MyCSUSM will be charged with a "W" to the student's academic record for classes that meet the full session and first 8-week session.
Sep 24 CENSUS DAY – End of 20 days of instruction.
Sep 25 Following census day, withdrawal from course(s) require approval and may be granted by petition for serious and compelling reasons only.
Oct 19 Last day of classes that meet the first 8-week session of the semester.
Oct 20 First day of class for Fall 2018 classes that meet the second 8-week session of the term.
Oct 29

Last day to change grading option for classes that meet the second 8-week session (8W2) of the term.

Last day to submit Final Exam Schedule Change Request form.

Last day to drop classes with no academic record for a spring class that meets the second 8-week session (8W2) of the term. Withdrawals after Oct 29 for serious reasons only.

Nov 1 Deadline to apply for Fall 2018 graduation.  A $15 Late Application Fee will be assessed after this date
Nov 16 DEADLINE – Last day to Withdraw from Fall semester with an approved serious & compelling reason (not eligible for a refund)
Dec 8 Last day of classes that meet the full session of the term; last day of classes that meet the second 8-week session (8W2) of the term.
Dec 10-15 FALL 2018 FINAL EXAM PERIOD
Dec 20 Grades due from instructors; last day of Fall semester.Though grades may be viewed immediately following the grade submission deadline for instructors, grades are not official until Friday, June 4, 2019 at 5:00pm.
Jan 4 Fall 2018 official grades available on MyCSUSM.

Cal State San Marcos has made reasonable efforts to ensure the accuracy of the information throughout this website. All information is subject to change without notice or obligation.

Enrollment information provided by Office of the Registrar.

Posted April 27, 2018