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Important Spring Semester Dates and Deadlines

Cal State Fullerton’s Spring 2020 semester runs from January 18 - May 15. The schedule of classes Opens in new window is viewable on or after September 28, and registration begins on January 18.

Below you’ll find the important dates and deadlines you’ll need to know before you register. For instructions on registering, visit our Register page. If you have any questions, you can send us a message from our Contact page.

SEPT 28 (2019)

Schedule of Classes

JAN 18 - FEB 4

Registration Period

  • First day of class is Saturday. January 18. Most classes begin January 21 - 24.


Last Day to: 

  • Register without a late add petition. 
  • Dop without a grad of "W"
  • Change grade option.
  • Switch a class for a $35.00 fee

FEB 5 - 14

Late Registration Period

  • In-person in Titan Hall 1117
  • Late Add Petition

FEB 14

Last Day to Receive a 65% Refund

  • When withdrawing ("W") from classes

FEB 15 - APR 17

Late Withdrawal Period (“W” Drop)

  • Submit a Request for Withdrawal Form


Last Day to: 

  • Receive a pro-rated refund of the consolidated fee and Titan Card fee for complete withdrawal from classes.

Spring 2020 Key Dates & Deadlines

Need to know more about Dates and Deadlines?
  • Print Key Dates and Deadlines for Spring 2020.
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Open University 101

  • Academically disqualified (DQ) students from CSUF may enroll in a maximum of six (6) units during Fall, Spring and Summer terms.
  • Registration is on a space-available basis.
  • A maximum of 24 credits earned through Open University may count toward the cumulative units required for a bachelor’s degree at CSUF.
  • Courses taken through Open University enrollment do not meet the residence requirements for a bachelor’s degree at CSUF (30 units for the degree; 24 units in upper division courses). For graduate degrees, normally 6 to 9 units of approved credits taken through Open University may apply, but for degrees which require more than 30 units, more units of credit may apply. Please consult the department graduate advisor of your program.
  • To view course descriptions and prerequisite information, visit Cal State Fullerton’s University Catalog Opens in new window .
  • For other important dates, including scheduled campus closures, visit the CSUF Academic Calendar Opens in new window .


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