Withdrawals at CSUSM are granted in cases where students have “serious and compelling reasons” to withdraw from one or more classes. This policy did not change for the Spring 2020, Fall 2020 or Spring 2021 semesters. However, we understand that these are extraordinary circumstances for our academic community, and we will consider a wider range of reasons for students to withdraw from their classes. To sum up the changes this semester:
Before submitting your petition, please visit the Course Withdrawal site for more information on how withdrawal from classes may affect you. The utmost compassion and leniency will be considered for Spring 2020/Fall 2020 Withdrawal petitions.