CSUSM Re-Opens Spring Enrollment for Transfers and First-Time Freshmen


Media Contact: Margaret Lutz | mlutz@csusm.edu

Identified by the California State University Chancellor's Office as a high demand campus, California State University San Marcos (CSUSM) has re-opened admissions for spring 2011 and is now accepting applications for transfer students and first time freshmen.

"We're excited to be able to re-open admissions for spring," said Darren Bush, associate vice president for Enrollment Management Services. "There is a strong demand for enrollment opportunities at CSUSM, particularly in our region, and we're pleased to receive this support from the Chancellor's Office to welcome more students to our university."

New applicants need to apply online through CSU Mentor at www.csumentor.edu. Enrollment for spring 2011 is open to first time freshmen, as well as lower division and upper division transfer students. Graduate and credential admissions continue to remain open. For more information on CSUSM admissions and filing periods, visit www.csusm.edu/admissions.

About California State University San Marcos
California State University San Marcos combines the ambiance of a mid-sized, personal, modern campus with the unequaled value of the California State University. Since its founding in 1989, the campus has distinguished itself. Students benefit from the latest facilities and equipment, a superb faculty that enjoys teaching, and a rigorous academic program that prepares students for a successful life in and out of the workplace. A recent survey reported that our annual spending in the region was $161 million, generating a total impact of $307 million on the regional economy. 85 percent of CSUSM's alumni stay in the region. CSU San Marcos is located on a 304-acre hillside overlooking the city of San Marcos. It is 15 miles east of the ocean; just 30 miles north of downtown San Diego.