Frequently Asked Questions
- How much does it cost to attend CSUDH?
- Can I afford to attend CSUDH?
- When should I apply?
- What are the requirements for admission as a transfer student?
- How do I check my admission status?
- How do I set up my MyCSUDH online account?
- Why do I need to submit my intent to enroll?
- Does CSUDH offer meal plans?
- I have more questions. Who do I contact?
Our tuition is over 30% lower than the national average for state universities, making CSU Dominguez Hills one of the best values in higher education. Anywhere.
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Yes! Your CSU Dominguez Hills education is a smart investment in your future. And we're making sure it is also affordable. In fact, CSU Dominguez Hills will award more than $27 million in grants and scholarships to students in the coming year.
We encourage you to explore our many flexible financial aid and scholarship options designed to make your CSU Dominguez Hills education even more affordable. For Fall, you can apply for financial aid beginning on January 1, by filing a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). File your FAFSA by March 2, for priority processing.
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Save time and avoid the lines! You can easily check your status online at at MyCSUDH. You can also call the Admissions office at (310) 243-3645.
Once you've been admitted, you will receive your account activation information in the mail with your admissions notice. Be sure to set up your MyCSUDH online account - where you can register for classes, pay tuition, check email, schedule academic advising and much moreIt's fast, easy and convenient. Here's how you do it:
- Go to MyCSUDH
- Click on the "Activate Your Account" link
- Enter your account activation information, which will be sent to you along with your admissions notice.
Need to look up your username? You can retrieve it online here. You will need your 9-digit student ID number OR your social security number in order to retrieve your username.
Need to reset your password? You can reset it online here. You will need to enter your CSUDH username. Follow the online prompts to reset your password. You will be required to enter your six-digit date of birth and the last 4 digits of your social security number. You will be able to use your new password immediately after being reset.
Still need help? If you further assistance in setting up you account, please contact our Help Desk at (310) 243-2500.
Why do I need to submit my intent to enroll? (Fall Only)
Indicating your Intent to Enroll is required to attend New Student Orientation, apply for Housing, receive mandatory academic advisement, and register for classes. Although the deadline for your intent to enroll is May 1, you may submit it sooner in order to take advantage of course availability and University resources. To confirm your Intent to Enroll at CSUDH, log into My.CSUDH.EDU and go to the Application Status link, click on Accept/Decline, then select I Accept Admission or I Decline Admission.
Indicating your Intent to Enroll is not required for Spring.
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