Details regarding Open University registration period, add/drop classes, grades,
refunds and late enrollment can be found below.
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- After Open University registration ends, "swapping” will no longer be accepted.
- Although dropping a course protects your academic record, there is no refund available
after Friday, September 11, 2020. See
Refunds for more information.
- For the “W” grade definition, see Administrative Grading Symbols.
Open University Add/Drop Chart and Refund Schedule
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. ... 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 not ... Read more about Refunds
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 Open University ... Read more about International Students
Visiting students are those who are not formally admitted
and enrolled in a degree, certificate or credential program at CSUN.
To qualify as a U.S. visiting student for Open University enrollment purposes,
you ... Read more about Visiting Students
Important: CSUN students who are currently admitted and enrolled in a degree or certificate program are not eligible to enroll in courses through Open University. Only those who are not ... Read more about CSUN Students