Spring 2014

The Spring 2014 Schedule is now available.

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Winter Intersession classes are found under Spring 2014. To search for Winter Intersession classes please search as follows: Browse/Search courses > Advanced Search Criteria > Select the session "Winter Intersession Ext Lrng " > Select "Search". For complete information about Winter Intersession 2014 visit Extended Learning’s website.

Spring 2014 Registration Calendar


Nov 4

Winter Intersession Registration – Registration period for eligible students begins Nov 4 and continues until Jan 1, 2014. You will be assigned a registration appointment which will only allow you to enroll in a Winter Intersession course before your date to register for the Spring semester (Regular Academic Session).

Hybrid or fully Online courses may begin on Dec. 20 and face to face courses on Jan 2, 2014. (Winter Intersession is self-support and administratively coordinated by Extended Learning. Different fee and refund schedules apply. For detailed information about student fees, adding or dropping courses and refund information please refer to the Winter Intersession 2014 website).

** Please be aware of the start date of any Winter Intersession course. Course start dates vary over the session.

Registration Appointments available to view in MyCSUSM.

Undergraduate students will be allowed to register for up to 17 units and to waitlist for no more than 10 units for the Fall 2013 semester.

Nov 7
Registration Appointments available to view in MyCSUSM for Spring 2014 – Regular Academic Session. (Students will have two appointments – one for Winter Intersession and one for Spring)
Nov 11

Campus Closed – Veterans Day

Nov 14 - Dec 6, 2013

Early registration period for eligible students begins November 14 and continues until December 6. All holds must be cleared before your registration appointment for spring classes.

Undergraduate students will be allowed to register for up to 17 units and to waitlist for no more than 10 units for the Spring 2014 semester.


PLEASE NOTE: Your registration appointment (Regular Academic Session) is a uniquely assigned time and date within the early registration period and is the earliest time and date in which you can begin to register for classes. Please see the Registration Appointment Tablefor an understanding of your registration appointment time assignment. Your Winter Intersession appointment will only allow you to register for Intersession courses prior to your “regular” Spring appointment.
Nov 15 DEADLINE – Last day to Withdraw from Fall 2013 semester with an approved serious & compelling reason (not eligible for a refund); submit completed form, documentation of serious/compelling reason and instructor(s) signature for each course required.
Nov 28 & 29 Campus Closed - Thanksgiving Break (Campus closed Thursday through Sunday)
Dec 6 Last day of classes that meet the full session of the term; last day of classes that meet the Second 8-week session of the term.
Dec 7, 2013 - Jan 20, 2014 Spring 2014 schedule adjustment period (from 12:01 AM on Dec 7 through 11:59 PM on Jan 20). You may add and drop classes in MyCSUSM.
Dec 9 - 14 FALL 2013 FINAL EXAM PERIOD
Dec 19 Grades due from instructors; last day of Fall semester.
Dec 20

Winter Intersession 2014 – Hybrid or fully Online courses may begin (Winter Intersession is self-support and administratively coordinated by Extended Learning. Different fee and refund schedules apply. For detailed information about student fees, adding or dropping courses and refund information please refer to the Winter Intersession 2014 website).

** Please be aware of the start date of any Winter Intersession course. Course start dates vary over the session.
Dec 24, 2013 - Jan 1, 2014 Campus Closed – Winter Break
Campus will reopen on Thursday, Jan 2, 2014
Jan 2 Winter Intersession – continues. Face to Face courses begin. Last day to drop a Winter Intersession course with no academic record for the session.
Jan 3 Winter Intersession – Last day to drop a Winter Intersession course and a “W” will be recorded. Withdrawals after Jan 3 may be granted by petition for serious and compelling reasons only.
Jan 6 Fall 2013 official grades available in My CSUSM.
Jan 13 Last day of classes that meet for Winter Intersession. (Intersession grades will be official with Spring 2014 Grades in June)
Jan 15 FEE DEADLINE - For classes reserved from November 14, 2013 through January 14, 2014 the payment is due, prior to 4:30pm, on January 15, 2014. Students will be cancelled from classes for nonpayment of fees.
Jan 17 DEADLINE – Last day to file an Undergraduate Request for Educational Leave of Absence for Spring 2014.
Jan 20 Campus Closed - Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday
Jan 20 DEADLINE – Withdraw (drop all courses using MyCSUSM until 11:59 p.m.) and receive full refund of fees, less any administrative charge. Students who withdraw after this date will be charged prorated fees for each day that has elapsed from the first day of the semester.
Jan 21 INSTRUCTION BEGINS - First day of Spring 2014 classes that meet the full session of the term and those that meet the first 8-week session (8W1) of the term.
Jan 21 FEE DEADLINE - For classes reserved from January 15, 2014 through January 20, 2014 the payment is due, prior to 4:30pm, on January 21, 2014. Classes reserved on or after January 21, 2014 the payment is due prior to 4:30 pm, the following business day.
Jan 21 Non-Resident Tuition Due.
Jan 21 - Feb 3 Add/drop period for Spring 2014 during regular business hours; adds with permission numbers – use MyCSUSM; drops can be done in MyCSUSM from 12:01 a.m. on Jan 21 through 11:59 p.m. on Feb 3.
Jan 21 - Feb 3

Open University registrations for Spring 2014.

** Note - CSU San Marcos is closed for Over-60 Program, Cross Enrollment Visitor, Intrasystem Visitor, and Intrasystem Concurrent applications and registrations for Spring 2014. **
Jan 27 Last day to drop classes with no academic record for classes that meet the first 8-week session (8W1) of the term. Withdrawals after Jan 28 for classes that meet the first 8-week session of the term may be granted by petition for serious reasons only.
Jan 27 Last day to change grading option for classes that meet the first 8-week session of the term.
Feb 2 Fall 2014 Application for Undergraduate Graduation deadline. A $15 Late Application Fee will be assessed after this date.
Feb 3 Last day to add Spring 2014 classes (Includes classes that meet full session, first 8-week session (8W1), and second 8-week session (8W2) of the term) with permission numbers or with instructor approval on Course Prerequisite Waiver or Add Form.
Feb 3 Last day to change grading option for classes that meet the full session of the term.
Feb 3 Last day to change from full-time to part-time status.
Feb 3 Last day to withdraw from class(es) with no academic record for full session courses of the spring term
Feb 3 DEADLINE – Last day to file a Graduate Request for Educational Leave of Absence for Spring 2014.
Feb 4 - 17 Withdrawals done in MyCSUSM Feb 4 - 17 will be charged with a "W" to the student's academic record.
Feb 4 First day that withdrawals done in MyCSUSM through Feb 17 in which a “W” will be recorded on the student’s academic record. Withdrawals after Feb 17 for classes that meet the full term may be granted by petition for serious reasons only.  
Feb 4 $25 Late Registration and $15 Late Add Fee in effect for all sessions of term.
Feb 17 CENSUS DAY – End of 20 days of instruction.
Feb 18 Beginning Feb 18, withdrawal from course(s) require approval and may be granted by petition for serious and compelling reasons only.
Mar 14 Last day of classes that meet the first 8-week session (8W1)
Mar 15 Spring and Summer 2014 Application for Graduate Graduation deadline. A $15 Late Application Fee will be assessed after this date.
Mar 15 First day of classes that meet the second 8-week session (8W2) of the term.
Mar 24 Last day to change grading option for classes that meet the second 8-week session (8W2) of the term.
Mar 24 Last day to drop classes with no academic record for a spring class that meets the second 8-week session (8W2) of the term. Withdrawals after Mar 24 for serious reasons only.
Mar 31 Campus Closed - Cesar Chavez Day
Mar 31 – Apr 5 Spring Break
Apr 18 DEADLINE – Last day to Withdraw from Spring 2014 semester with an approved serious & compelling reason (not eligible for a refund); submit completed form, documentation of serious/compelling reason and requires instructor(s) signature for each course.
Apr 21 - May 2 Fall 2014 Early Registration (dates subject to change)
May 9 Last day of classes that meet the full session of the term; last day of classes that meet the second 8-week session (8W2) of the term.
May 10 – 16 SPRING 2014 FINAL EXAM PERIOD
May 16 and 17 Commencement
May 22 Grades due from instructors; last day of Spring semester (Online grade rosters for the Spring 2014 term are available to faculty until Midnight, Thursday, May 22, 2014).
May 26 Campus Closed - Memorial Day
May 30 Spring 2014 official grades available on MyCSUSM.
Jun 30 Petition for Reinstatement for Fall 2014 due by 5:00 p.m.

CSU San Marcos has made reasonable efforts to ensure the accuracy of the information throughout this website. All information is subject to change without notice or obligation.

Registration information provided by Office of Enrollment Management Services Operations/Registrar.

Posted November 7, 2013