Details regarding Open University registration period, add/drop classes, grades, refunds and late enrollment can be found below.
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- Although dropping a course protects your academic record, there is no refund available after February 7, 2020. For more information, see Refunds.
- For the “W” grade definition, see Administrative Grading Symbols.
Open University Add/Drop Chart and Refund Schedule
||ADD A CLASS
||DROP A CLASS*
||CHANGE BASIS OF GRADING
January 27 - February 7, 2020
|Add online with permission number from instructor
(January 27 – February 7)
|Students withdrawing after the 4th Week (February 14, 2020) will receive a letter grade of "W". For more information, see Withdrawal Policies.
|After February 7, 2020
||In order to add, drop* or change the basis of a grade, students must get approval using the forms below.
A $25 late fee will apply.
Undergraduate Student only:
Graduate Students only:
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
Visiting students are considered those who are not formally admitted and enrolled in a degree, certificate or crediential program at CSUN.
To qualify as a U.S. visiting student for Open University ... Read more about Visiting Students
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.
For ... Read more about Prerequisites
Category: Fees & Payment
Dropping a Class
Whenever a student drops a class, the refund schedule applies.
The following does not constitute an official drop, nor do such actions diminish your financial obligation to CSUN for ... Read more about Refunds