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Paying for Courses

In the weeks leading up to the semester start Extended Learning will register you for your program coursework. You will be notified via email when you have been registered and provided a deadline by which to pay for your courses.

You can pay for your courses via your MyCSUSM (Student Center)

Please note all Extended Learning credit card transactions will be charged a convenience fee of 2.75%. The convenience fee is subject to change.

CALVET College Tuition Fee Waiver

The CalVet College Tuition Fee Waiver can not be applied to Extended Learning degrees, certificates, or courses. However, to see a list of military benefits that we accept, visit the Extended Learning Military Services page

Refund Schedule

Refunds: >16 Week Classes
Classes 16 weeks or less Refund*
Up to 11:59pm of the 7th day of the session 100%
After the 7th day of the session 0%
Refunds: 16+ Week Classes
Classes 16 weeks or more    Refund*
Up to 11:59pm of the 14th day of the session                100%
After the 14th day of the session       0%

Refunds may take four to six weeks to reach students who have withdrawn. To check on the progress of your refund go to your MyCSUSM portal account. The Extended Learning refund schedule may not follow CSUSM's add/drop or academic record penalty schedule.

After the refund deadline has passed take a completed Student Fee Appeal Form to Cashiers in Cougar Central.

*An administrative fee of $5.00 applies to all refunds.