First Year at CSUSM

During your first year at California State University, San Marcos, there are a few steps that you must finish before moving on to your sophomore year.  The links below will take you through the different steps needed in order to be successful in your first year at CSUSM.  

Stage 1: Admission through Enrollment at Orientation

Stage one will guide you from the time you first visit the CSUSM campus through your orientation.


Stage 2: Enrollment through First Day of School

Stage two will help you once you’ve attended orientation, up to purchasing your parking permit.  


Stage 3: First Day of School through End of First Year

Stage three will provide you with information on how to be successful during your first year from how to check your email to keeping yourself healthy.


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