333 S. Twin Oaks Valley Road San Marcos, CA 92096-0001 760-750-4848
http://www.csusm.edu apply@csusm.edu
About California State University-San Marcos
  • Year of Foundation 1989
  • Size of Campus 304 Acres
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 6,327
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 61%, 39%, 1%
Application
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $8,136 out-of-state
  • Room and Board $6,250
  • Nonfall Registration Not Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Less selective
  • Application Fee $55
  • Enrollment No. 8,686
Welcome to California State University San Marcos. We are a new kind of CSU-fully engaged in our community, technologically sophisticated, and dedicated to teaching future generations through a relevant curriculum with a global perspective. What makes CSU San Marcos so special? High quality, close instruction through our four colleges and Extended Learning programs Accessible faculty-100% of full-time faculty hold Ph.D.s or the highest degree in their field A technology-rich campus-the entire campus is equipped with high-speed Wi-Fi Internet access, and numerous "smart" classrooms offer advanced multimedia equipment as a teaching and learning tool A fun campus-more than 100 student clubs and organizations, the Clarke Field House and an active Associated Students, Inc. An expanding campus-construction on our new university student union is now underway. In addition, a state-of-the-art Social & Behavioral Sciences building, a parking structure, and a public safety building have been completed in the last two years.
Social Life And Activities
  • Percent students who are frat members N/A
  • Number of honor societies N/A
  • Setting Suburban
  • Number of sororities N/A
  • On-campus religious organizations N/A
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Percent students who are frat sororities N/A
  • Number of on-campus international organizations N/A
  • Alcohol Policies No
  • Number of frats N/A
  • Other general policies other
  • Number of frat chapter houses N/A
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus N/A
  • Number of students in fraternities N/A
Transportation
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport San Diego (30), Oceanside (15)
  • Distance to nearest train Oceanside (15)
  • Distance to nearest bus Escondido (5)
Student Housing
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples N/A
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles N/A
  • Number of students using college housing 6%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university N/A
  • Type of housing provided for students apartment for single students, special housing for disabled students, special housing for international students, other housing options
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles N/A
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing N/A
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system N/A
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments N/A
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms N/A
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available N/A
  • College campus housing availability Yes
Campus Services
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi N/A
  • Number of e-books N/A
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) N/A
  • Computer Courses Yes
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 241,706
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library N/A
  • Basic Services Provided women's center, placement service, day care, health service
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 8,893
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms N/A
  • Campus Safety 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, veteran student, birth control
  • Museums N/A
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support
  • Number Of Microforms 949,512
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations N/A
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, library
  • Library Facilities N/A
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network
  • Number Of Subscriptions 2,181
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Student Computer Availability N/A
Student Employment and Career
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (San Diego State University)
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs N/A
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (San Diego State University)
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, career/job search classes
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment N/A
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads N/A
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • Student Employment
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (San Diego State University)
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities Town