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Orientation & New Student Programs

Welcome to the Cougar Family!

Welcome new CSUSM Cougars! Orientation and New Student Programs (ONSP) assists new CSUSM students in their transition to our campus community. Orientation programs run throughout the summer and available dates vary for each student. All orientation reservations must be finalized by May 31, 2019. Walk-ins are not accepted. Students can log into MyCSUSM to view available dates and times for an Orientation with their major.

Homecoming 2019


Learn more about our upcoming events for Homecoming 2019! 

Orientation Reservations:

  • Open: Spring 2019
  • Close: Friday, May 31st, 2019

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Orientation is designed to help incoming students feel welcomed and a part of the CSUSM community.

Students can expect to:

  • Meet fellow incoming students, current students, faculty, and staff
  • Learn about CSUSM services, policies, and procedures
  • Learn how to get involved on campus
  • Explore the campus

For further details and a complete Next Steps list, please visit the page for your respective group.


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