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Welcome to Student Academic Support Services (SASS)

SASS consists of nine diverse units with one goal in common:  to retain and graduate CSUSM students.  The SASS team guides students through various aspects and stages of their undergraduate career.  Our comprehensive services include, but are not limited to: preparation for college, academic and career advising, academic coaching, tutoring, testing, community building, and mentoring.  These services are called “high impact practices,” and focus on helping students create meaningful & engaging college experiences both inside and outside of the classroom.  According to research on college persistence and integration, engaging college experiences not only increases students’ commitment to the institution but also their motivation and dedication to their academic and career goals.

sass team

Although diverse in their areas of focus, all of the nine units within SASS are passionately committed to the common goal of assisting and preparing well-rounded CSUSM graduates!
Craven Hall 3600
Office Hours:
Monday - Friday
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
(or by appointment)

CSU San Marcos 2017 Holiday Observances

Mon. May 29 - Memorial Day
Tues. July 4 - Independence Day
Mon. September 4 - Labor Day
Fri. November 10 - Veteran's Day
Thur. November 23 - Thanksgiving Day
Fri. November 24 - Washington's Birthday observed
Mon. December 25 - Christmas Day
Tues. December 26 - Columbus Day observed
Wed. December 27 - Lincoln's Birthday observed
Thur. December 28 - Admissions Day observed
Fri. December 29 - Campus Closed