I Have Been Admitted

Congratulations on your admission! In order to ensure a successful transition to CSUDH, please use the menu bar and browse our website to see what your next steps are. 

Everyone who has been admitted to CSUDH should look over the links in this section. They contain valuable information on everything from submitting final transcripts to obtaining campus housing.

MyCSUDH Account
  • Determine if you have previously activated your account.
  • If you have never activated your account, continue to Activate Username and Account below.
  • If you have previously activated your account, continue to Access Your MyCSUDH portal below. 

MyCSUDH is your official student portal at CSUDH. All information related to financial aid, admissions, deadlines and more is located on your MyCSUDH account. You can also download the iToros app from the App Store or Google Play.

Activate Username & Account

For a Step by Step Guide to Activating your Username & Account please click here.

Please follow the below steps to locate your CSUDH Username:

  1. Go to: csudh.edu/username
  2. Enter your CSUDH ID number (Your ID number is located on your acceptance email and letter).
  3. Click on “Look up Username”, please write down your username this is what you will use to log into your MyCSUDH (Student Portal).
  4. Click on option that reads “For first-time users, click HERE to activate your account.”
  5. On the next page, enter your Username, and current password. The current password is your 6-digit birthdate (MMDDYY).
  6. Click on “Go to Password Reset Form.”
  7. Enter your Username. Create two security questions. Once answers are entered, enter a new password. 
    (For security purposes, your password must be a minimum of 12 characters and a combination of Upper and lower case letters, numbers, and symbols. Do not use your name in the new password.)
  8. Re-enter your new password.
  9. Click “Change Password."
  10. You should receive a confirmation showing you have successfully changed your password.
  11. Next, visit MyCSUDH.edu.
  12. Enter your User ID (this is your username) and your new password.
  13. Click “Sign In” to access your account.
Access Your MyCSUDH Portal

Access your MyCSUDH Portal

  1. Go to My.CSUDH.edu
  2. Enter your User ID (this is your username)
  3. Enter your new password
  4. Click “Sign In” to access your account

If you need additional login assistance, please contact IT User Services at 310-243-2500.

Submit Intent To Enroll & Register for New Student Orientation (NSO)

For a Step by Step Guide to submitting your Intent to Enroll Deposit & Register for New Student Orientation* please click here.

  • Accept or Decline your admissions to CSUDH
  • Submit your $125 non-refundable Intent to Enroll Deposit by May 1, 2019
  • Submit your $99 non-refundable New Student Orientation (NSO) Fee by May 1, 2019 and register for a NSO date

To qualify for the intent to enroll deposit waiver, you must have filed a 2019-2020 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) or California Dream Act application by March 2, 2019 with CSUDH school code 001141, and received a Student Aid Report (SAR) with an Expected Family Contribution (EFC) of $0.

Students who filed a FAFSA or California Dream Act application after March 2 will not be eligible for the waiver. There are no exceptions.

The Intent to Enroll deposit AND New Student Orientation fee are non-refundable, even if your admission is revoked. Initial admission decisions are conditional and based on self-reported information. Final admission confirmation is validated upon the submission of final official transcripts by July 15, 2019.

*Students admitted to the following programs are not required to attend General NSO or pay the General NSO Fee: Applied Studies, Nursing, Quality Assurance, and all Certificate Programs. You will receive information directly from your academic department if a program-specific orientation is required.

Activate Your Toromail

Activate toroMail, your student email account. All official CSUDH communications pertaining to your student account, enrollment, and financial aid are sent to your student toroMail account. Once you have activated your Toromail, you must check regularly to avoid missing important announcments.

Complete Directed Self-Placement (DSP)

Login to Blackboard at toro.csudh.edu and complete DSP. Deadline is two weeks prior to your New Student Orientation Date. For more information, please visit https://www.csudh.edu/dsp/.

Submit Final Transcripts

Submit your final official transcripts and test scores by July 15. Our Admission Office must receive your final official transcripts (electronic transcripts are preferred) in order to qualify for enrollment and financial aid. Admission decisions are based on self-reported information from your application for admission. All students are *conditionally admitted pending review of official transcripts and test scores to confirm that all eligibility requirements have been met.

  • All freshmen students must submit final official High School Transcripts with graduation date listed.
  • All transfer students must submit final official College Transcripts with final spring grades listed.

*If you don’t complete the required courses with grades of “C” or better, maintain your overall GPA, and meet all deadlines, your admission may be revoked even if you meet all other requirements and have already registered for classes.


All incoming freshmen should click on the links below. They feature helpful information about placement exams, immunization requirements, and more.

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All incoming transfer students should examine the material below. It features necessary information about transfer credits, the Early Start Program, and more.

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International Students

All incoming international students should check out the material below. Among the links is information on necessary documents and forms, health insurance, and more.

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Graduate Students

Graduate students who are new to CSUDH should click here to navigate to the Graduate Studies page, which has all the information needed to complete the admissions procedures..