Details regarding Open University and the Advancing Student Achievement Program registration period, add/drop classes, grades, refunds and late enrollment can be found below.
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- After Open University and the Advancing Student Achievement Program registration ends, "swapping” will no longer be accepted.
- Although dropping a course protects your academic record, there is no refund available after Friday, September 15, 2023. See Refunds for more information.
- For the “W” grade definition, see Administrative Grading Symbols.
Open University and the Advancing Student Achievement Program Add/Drop Chart and Refund Schedule
||ADD A CLASS
||DROP A CLASS
||CHANGE BASIS OF GRADING
August 28 - September 15, 2023
|Add online with permission number from instructor
|Students withdrawing after the 4th Week (September 22, 2023) will receive a letter grade of "W". For more, see Withdrawal Policies.
|After September 15, 2023
Students may add a course by use of permission number from the instructor through Week 12 of the semester.
In order to drop* or change the basis of a grade, students must get approval uses the form below.
Undergraduate Student only:
Graduate Students only:
CSUN welcomes students from all over the world to enroll in Open University and experience a vibrant, diverse American university. For international students in the Los Angeles area, enrollment in ... Read more about International Students
A prerequisite is a course or condition that must be completed/met prior to enrollment in another specified course.
For former CSUN students, SOLAR determines if the student meets the prerequisite requirements.
Visiting students ... Read more about Prerequisites
Category: Fees & Payment
Dropping a Class
Once a course is dropped, the refund schedule applies. This is true even if the student's intention is to swap the dropped class for another class.
The following does ... Read more about Refunds
Open University allows those who are not CSUN current or formerly matriculated students the ability to enroll in CSUN’s Fall, Spring and Summer Session courses.
FALL 2023 SEMESTER
Registration Period (Weeks ... Read more about Open University for Visiting Students