Admissions and Records

Intent to Register for Freshmen and Transfer Students

This is a tutorial only. No log in is required.

Introduction

All first-time freshmen and first-time transfer students admitted to California State University, Northride (CSUN) must electronically file their Intent to Register in classes for their first semester before the deadlines below. Filing is easy. This guide explains how.

No deposit is required to file Intent to Register at CSUN.

The following deadlines for filing your Intent to Register are based on your student group and semester of admission:

First-Time Freshmen:

  • Fall 2017 - File no later than 11:59 pm on Monday, May 1, 2017.
    If you are admitted after April 16, you will have 14 days from your admission date to file your intent.
  • Spring 2018 - [TBA]

First-Time Transfer Students:

  • Fall 2017 - File no later than 11:59 pm on Monday, May 1, 2017.
    If you are admitted after April 16, you will have 14 days from your admission date to file your intent.
  • Spring 2018 - [TBA]

If you do not file intent by the deadlines above, you will not be able to enroll in classes. For other deadlines that may affect your eligibility to enroll, select your student group at Admitted Students.

When finished filing, print the My Checklist screen to verify your Intent to Register decision and save a copy for your records (see Step 3).


Step 1

Go to the CSUN home page at www.csun.edu and:

  1. Select the myNorthridge Portal link.
  2. Log in with your CSUN User ID and Password.

myNorthridge Portal login.


Step 2

Your myNorthridge page displays on the Applicant tab. 

In My Status box, select the link "Intent to Register (Click here to Accept/Decline Admission)." 

If you have already filed your Intent to Register, or if the deadline to file intent has passed, the message will change.

Note: If you are admitted 2 weeks before the Intent to Register deadline or later, you will have 14 days from your admission date to file your intent.

The My Checklist Status section shows class level and semester of admission.


Step 3

The Intent to Register page displays. Review the message carefully. Then click the appropriate button to accept or decline CSUN’s offer of admission.

To return to myNorthridge without recording your Intent to Register, click Back to Portal (upper right corner).

If you accept or decline, you will be automatically returned to your myNorthridge home page.

To change your decision after submitting intent, contact Admissions and Records.


Step 4

Your Intent to Register decision is confirmed in the "Applicant" section of My Status*

Note: To change your decision after filing intent online, you must contact Admissions and Records at (818) 677-3700, Option 2, or admissions.records@csun.edu

*My Status displays on the Applicant and the Home tabs.

Verify your Intent to Register decision in the Status section of My Checklist.


Step 5

Congratulations! That’s it, except…

Log back in regularly to review the "Incomplete Tasks" and "Completed Tasks" sections of My Checklist, where you should make sure CSUN is receiving your missing transcripts, test scores, and/or the other items required to complete your application. Your My Checklist and My Status information are updated as CSUN evaluates what you send. Learn more at My (Admissions) Checklist 

More reminders:

Return often to view required items in the incomplete checklist.