Did you apply to CSUSM? Important deadline Feb.15th
California State University San Marcos (CSUSM) requires all applicants to submit their ACT or SAT or both official test scores by Wednesday, Feb.15th.
Please log in to your CSU Mentor account (CSUSM mailed you a letter on how to create an account) to confirm receipt of your scores and log in the the websites below to confirm you have sent your scores. This is a hard deadline, please do not miss it! If you do not submit your official test scores, CSUSM has notified us that your application will be denied.
ACT test scores:
SAT test scores:
The Counseling Department's goal is to ensure students feel prepared and confident through the college process.
In Naviance, students have tools to research, plan and complete requirements for college applications.
Each year, a theme (learn, discover, explore, and launch) focuses students on tasks that will best prepare them for college success.
9th Grade – Learn
What does it take to go to college?
Learn about course requirements for applying to college
Learn the importance of getting off to a good start in high school
Learn how to get involved in extra-curricular activities related to your interests
10th Grade – Discover
What am I looking for in a college?
Discover how your interests and preferences relate to your college search
Discover which tests you will need for college applications
Discover local college options
Discover financial aid options
11th Grade – Explore
What are my college options?
Explore college options by using College Search tools in Naviance
Explore how to build my Colleges I'm Thinking About List in Naviance
Explore the difference between two vs. four year, public vs. private, and traditional vs. vocational
Explore requirements for the colleges you plan on applying to
12th Grade – Launch
How do I get into the college of my choice?
Prepare for college visits
Prepare for the college application process
Prepare college essays, requests for letter of recommendations, and FAFSA
Prepare to become a college student