Orientation and New Student Programs

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?

Continue to check back to this website and your email in early Spring for information about Orientation for incoming First Year and Transfer Students who are joining our community in Fall 2015.                                                                                                                                                                    

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

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Helpful Websites

First Year Student website



Campus Calendars

On-Campus Housing

Financial Aid

Campus Map

Early Start Information


First Year Programs