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Office of the Registrar

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The Office of the Registrar provides an important link between the academic policies of CSUSM and our academic departments and students.  What is a registrar? A university registrar maintains the academic records of all registered students by providing services including:

  • Verifying student status
  • Confirming graduation and issuing diplomas
  • Providing transcripts
  • Providing enrollment periods to students to enroll in classes


Cougar Central Office Hours

Monday - Friday


New Addition to MyCSUSM!

A new feature has been added to the Student Center homepage on MyCSUSM called Communication Center. Located on the right side of the screen under "Search for Classes", you will find important CSUSM email communications including your Enrollment Appointment Notification, Financial Aid Award Notice, Student Financials Notice and more.

Important Dates

  • November 7 Enrollment Appointments emailed to students
  • November 13 - December 3 Spring enrollment period
  • December 4 - January 21 Schedule adjustment period
  • December 10 - 15 Finals Week
  • January 22 - February 4 Add/drop period
  • January 22 Spring term begins
  • March 15 Deadline to apply for Spring/Summer 19 graduation