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How to sign up?

The Early Start smart page will open in April. That is where you will select what campus to participate in during summer. All CSUSM students will automatically be defaulted to CSUSM. An Early Start Information Session will take place at CSUSM on June 9th, 2018. This is where you will be able to select your Early Start summer courses. More information regarding the Early Start Information Session and registration will be updated here in May 2018.

How to Enroll in Early Start

To enroll in the CSU Early Start Program:
  1. Go to the CSU Smart Page link, which is located in your MyCSUSM account. Instructions on how to locate the Smart Page in your MyCSUSM account can be found here:  Smart Page Instructions 
  2. Review your CSU Smart Page to:
      Find out if you need to participate in Early Start.
      Find out if you qualify for an Early Start fee waiver based on your FAFSA information.
  3. Students admitted to CSUSM: 
      Your location to take Early Start classes will default to CSUSM on the Smart Page. 
      You may change the location to take Early Start classes on the Smart Page if necessary.
  4. Enroll in Early Start classes at CSUSM. Instructions on how to register for classes can be found at: Early Start Enrollment Instructions