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  • Students

    Find out more about the characteristics of students who attend CSUSM.

  • Admissions

    See how many students applied, accepted, and enrolled at CSUSM. Learn more about students’ high school preparation and test scores.

  • College Costs & Financial Aid

    Learn about costs to attend CSUSM and how much financial aid is typically awarded.

  • Net Price Calculator

    Estimate your cost to attend CSUSM in a few simple steps.

  • Classes and Campus Life

    Learn more about professors, where students live, and campus safety at CSUSM.

  • Student Experiences

    Discover ways to be actively involved in your education at CSUSM – inside and outside the classroom.

  • Majors, Graduation and Next Steps

    See which majors are most popular at CSUSM and what recent graduates plan to do after earning their bachelor's degree.

  • Student Success & Progress

    Discover how many students who start at CSUSM finish their bachelor's degree and how long it takes.

  • Student Learning Outcomes

    Figure out what learning gains to expect in critical thinking, writing, and other important subjects at CSUSM.

  • Public Good

California State University, San Marcos

California State University San Marcos has become one of the fastest growing campuses in the CSU system. Providing access to a high quality education and preparing the leaders of tomorrow remain at the core of what we do.

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Living in the Cougars Community

The Cougars Community

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Student Life is one of our five strategic priorities at CSUSM. Our students are encouraged to:

• Get Involved! We have 80+ student organizations and many opportunities for students to engage with faculty and staff outside the classroom.

• Advocate! Associated Students, Inc. (ASI) is an active student government which advocates and addresses student needs and which oversees the Women’s Center and the LGBTQ Pride Center.

• Engage! Our Athletic program includes Men's & Women’s Soccer, Cross Country, Basketball, Golf, and Track and Field as well as Women's Softball and Volleyball and Men's Baseball.