Open University

Learn more about getting started and registering for Open University

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The safety of our students, faculty and staff is our highest priority. Given the guidance from the CDC and Governor Newsom, all Summer Session 2020 courses will be held virtually. You may follow our updates by selecting the banner at the top of our website. Thank you for your patience.

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Open University Dates and Deadlines

Use the links below to learn more about the key dates and deadlines for each of the upcoming academic terms, such as the last day to register without a petition, last day to drop without withdrawing, and the last day to switch a class without paying fees.

Winter Session 2021

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Dec 19 - Jan 22

Schedule viewable at fullerton.edu/schedule Opens in new window on September 21, 2020. Early registration starts October 26, 2020. 

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Spring 2021

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JAN 23 - MAY 21

Schedule viewable at fullerton.edu/schedule Opens in new window on September 28, 2020. The Spring 2021 registration period is January 11 - February 8, 2021.

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Summer Session 2020

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MAY 26 - JULY 31

Schedule viewable at fullerton.edu/schedule Opens in new window on March 2, 2020. Registration for all sessions begins April 6, 2020.

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Fall 2020

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AUG 22 - DEC 19

Schedule viewable at fullerton.edu/schedule Opens in new window on March 16, 2020. The Fall 2020 registration period is August 10 - Sept 8, 2020.

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About Open University

Through Open University, people not currently admitted to Cal State Fullerton may enroll in undergraduate and graduate-level classes. Registration is provided on a space-available basis.

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