San Marcos, CA
California State University-San Marcos


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Recent Reviews

Kaitlyn
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Overall, I believe Cal State San Marcos is a great place to attend school. My only complaints would have to be regarding safe...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

Overall, I believe Cal State San Marcos is a great place to attend school. My only complaints would have to be regarding safety and the actual food choices available on and off campus nearby. The professors all seem to be heavily involved in the success of their students, and the campus is relatively new. There have been a few concerns since I started attending this school, but the police presence seems to be much higher and the campus overall seems safer

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Lilly
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It is a nice and beautiful school with many ways to get involved in the community and with each other. Parking can be a bit ...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

It is a nice and beautiful school with many ways to get involved in the community and with each other. Parking can be a bit of a hassle, but most schools are like that. Plus there's an alternative transportation so we don't have to bother with on campus parking. The professors I've met are extremely nice and want you to succeed.

Justin
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In my opinion California State University San Marcos is a very diverse and has a lot of opportunities when it comes to the di...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

In my opinion California State University San Marcos is a very diverse and has a lot of opportunities when it comes to the different organizations and different programs, but to put it bluntly this school is overrated. The campus on the outside looks as if it has just been built, but as soon as you step into a classroom much of the seating and floors appear faulty or broken. There is a lack of decent eating places both on and off campus, and the closest shopping center is twelve miles away. The on campus housing is nice so I have to give credit to where credit is deserved. The last problem this school has is the parking situation. The cost to park on campus is very exorbitant and you can never find a parking spot. CSUSM gets a lot of students every year, and I think the parking situation should be given a little bit more attention. Overall this school is not that bad when it comes to academics. Professors strive to help you and there are tons of resources on campus such as math, language, English, science tutoring at no cost to the students.

Maiya
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It’s a safe environment for students, smaller classes which means more opportunities to talk to your professor and create goo...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

It’s a safe environment for students, smaller classes which means more opportunities to talk to your professor and create good relationships with classes mates and professors! Lots of school spirit! Most students partake in school events and activities which creates a great environment and brings us close even if the school itself is big.

Isabel
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As an incoming freshman at CSUSM, I was very nervous. After I had my orientation I soon discovered that, CSUSM is a very fun...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

As an incoming freshman at CSUSM, I was very nervous. After I had my orientation I soon discovered that, CSUSM is a very fun and friendly campus. The professors are very helpful. They even had a meet and greet with all the new incoming students for the College of Science and Mathematics. I had ice cream and got to meet the Biology faculty department.

Hayley
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San Marcos is an ever growing campus that grows the more students join the school. San Marcos is the ideal campus for student...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

San Marcos is an ever growing campus that grows the more students join the school. San Marcos is the ideal campus for students who are solely dedicated to their studies and enjoy club activities instead of partying or sports activities. We have a club for any interest and our clubs only enhance our education and make us more aware and open minded people.

Amanda
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This school has prepared me for my future career and schooling. The staff is friendly and accessible and dedicated to student...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

This school has prepared me for my future career and schooling. The staff is friendly and accessible and dedicated to student success. It was also rated one of the safest schools in Ca this last year. They also are located in a great part of town with lots of near by housing complexes, grocery stores, restaurants across the street. They are also located next to great hikes, and other recreation activities.

Julienne
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California State University San Marcos has been such an amazing experience. The main characteristic of my school is diversity...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

California State University San Marcos has been such an amazing experience. The main characteristic of my school is diversity, and everyone abides that characteristic. Students, teachers, and staff are accepting to one another no matter what race, sexual orientation, political views, gender, etc you are. The school is open to free speech, which allows students to express themselves and what they truly believe in. Additionally, everyone gets involved in many school activities, making students' college experiences the best times of their lives. The more involvement that students have with the school, then the more fun the students will have within the four years of the college reputation.

Melannee
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CSU San Marcos is a great school with many opportunities for students! They present hands on learning directed towards your m...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

CSU San Marcos is a great school with many opportunities for students! They present hands on learning directed towards your major, and they have great support systems. Living on campus is made to be a lot of fun thanks to the apartments themselves, and the student's ability to choose their own roommates by matching with them through the campus app!

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  • Enrollment
  • 12,567
  • Tuition & Fees
  • $7,383
  • Acceptance rate
  • 52%

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