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Student Resources

The STEM Center

Looking for a new place to study and to connect with other students who are taking similar courses? Need extra help with the homework in your introductory science and math courses? 

The STEM Center is located in ACD 202. During the semester, the center is open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Thursday, and 9 a.m. to noon on Fridays. Free drop-in tutoring is currently available for selected courses in BIOL, CHEM, CS, MATH and PHYS.

Supplemental Instruction

Supplemental Instruction, offers free, out-of-class study sessions for traditionally difficult courses.

Academic Success Center

The Academic Success Center strives to create a collaborative and empowering, student-centered environment that promotes self-advocacy, self-reflection, community-building, wellness, and overall success. It is our goal to support students in their academic journey through one-on-one academic coaching with trained staff and peer coaches as well as discipline-specific academic programming.  

Career Counseling

The Career Center offers information about resumes, interviewing, job search, grad school, career direction and other career related topics.  Workshops are offered throughout the semester. 

Office for Training, Research & Education in the Sciences (OTRES)

OTRES is committed to increasing diversity in the STEM disciplines. Visit the OTRES website for more information.

Office of Graduate Studies and Research

CSUSM Student Travel Funding to Present Research: OSGR offers opportunities for undergraduate students on an ongoing basis until funding is depleted.

Undergraduate Research and Creative Activities Fund: The Undergraduate Research and Creative Activities fund is designed to help undergraduate students capitalize on scholarship and creative activity completed at CSUSM. Appropriate activies include support for travel to a conference at which a student's paper or poster has been accepted.

Undergraduate Advising for CSM

Provides academic advising to all admitted undergraduate students with majors and/or minors in the College of Science and Mathematics (CSM) at CSUSM.

Degree Planner - an interactive online tool you can use to be more proactive with your course planning.