Orientation and New Student Programs

Our office has moved! You can now find us in the Student Life and Leadership Office located in University Student Union 3600.

Welcome to CSUSM! 

Orientation and New Student Programs assists all new CSUSM students in the transition to our campus community.The process starts upon admission and Orientation and continues through your entire first year at CSUSM. We want you to feel a part of our community!

Have you been conditionally admitted to CSUSM for Fall 2015?

Orientation reservations for Summer 2015 sessions will be available starting on the following dates:

Transfer Students: Reservations can be made now in MyCSUSM

First Year Students: Reservations can be made now in MyCSUSM.

Click on the link for Orientation to learn all about what you need to do to start your transition to CSUSM.

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Fall 2015 Admit Deadlines

Intent to Enroll/Enrollment Deposit:

May 1st for both First Year and Transfer Students

Final Transcript:

July 15th (must be received by, not postmarked)

EPT/ELM Testing deadlines:

Visit EPT/ELM Requirements

Apply for housing now!

Helpful Websites

First Year Student website



Campus Calendars

On-Campus Housing

Financial Aid

Campus Map

Early Start Information


First Year Programs