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Group Tours

Group tours are generally field trips (10-50 guests) from high schools, junior or community colleges, or non-school related programs.  Led by our P.R.I.D.E. Student Ambassadors, these tours are designed to educate guests about the exciting opportunities in higher education at CSUSM.

Group Tour Guidelines

  • Tours are available starting at 9:00 AM
  • The last tour available starts at 3:00 PM
  • The maximum number of visitors per group tour is 50 people 
  • Chaperones must accompany students at a ratio of 2 chaperones per 25 students

Please Make a Reservation

To make a reservation for a Group Tour, please email us at or call our office at (760) 750-4830 in advance.  Please print-out your email confirmation and bring with you to check-in.

Dates Campus Tours will be closed

PLEASE NOTE:  We want you to get the most out of your visit here, therefore campus tours are subject to cancellation due to inclement weather.  If you have any questions about the status of your tour before you head out to campus, please call our office at 760-750-4830.  We reserve the right to cancel any tours. Also, please note that if you or your group are more than 15 minutes late, we may not be able to accomodate your group due to Student Ambassador class schedules. Should your tour be cancelled due to weather or late arrival, we hope you will reschedule and visit us again or you may do a self-guided tour.

For special accommodations, please give us notice 2 weeks in advance.

Contact Information

Campus Tours
Cougar Central, Craven Hall 3rd floor
Cal State San Marcos
333 S. Twin Oaks Valley Road
San Marcos, CA 92096
(760) 750-4830