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Summer Term Registration Appointment and Enrollment

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Add a Class - Summer Appointment / Enrollment

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


This guide explains how to set your own registration appointment to enroll in summer classes and return to add classes or adjust your schedule. All students may follow these steps to register for summer classes.

For summer registration dates and policies, visit the website for your student group below:

Step 1

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

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

Learn about:

Step 2

Your myNorthridge Portal displays. Select the Home tab.

Eligible New and Continuing CSUN Students—Create your own appointment to register on a first-to-arrive basis.

  1. In the Incomplete Tasks section of My Checklist, look for any registration holds. They will block your enrollment, so resolve them as soon as possible. 
  2. Click the Register for Classes icon in the Quick Links box, or you can click the Summer Appt/Enrollment link in My Checklist to set an appointment.
  3. Enroll later during the Registration-by-Appointment period and thereafter.

Visiting Summer Students—You will not see My Checklist. Wait to register until the Nonrestrictive and Late Registration periods.


MyNorthridge Portal Home page showing My Checklist and Registration section.

Step 3

The Register for Classes “Term Selection” box displays.

  1. Select Summer.
Select a Term.

Step 4

The Summer Enrollment (Appointment) page displays.

  • If the registration system recognizes you as an eligible CSUN student, your summer enrollment appointment will display.
  • If the system recognizes you as a visiting summer student, a notice will display directing you to return during the Nonrestrictive Registration period.
The summer registration appointment displays for eligible CSUN students.

Step 5

When your registration appointment arrives and/or Nonrestrictive Registration begins, log back into myNorthridge and select the Home tab.

  1. In the Quick Links box, click the Register for Classes icon and then select Summer (term selection box not shown) to begin enrolling.
  2. Return as often as you like during the published registration periods.

Learn more at Add a Class.

Return later to myNorthridge and My Checklist.

Step 6

The Fee Payment Notice displays.

  1. Most CSUN and visiting students need to pay summer tuition and other fees within 2 hours of registration.
  2. To agree and proceed with enrollment, click the Acknowledge Demand Pay button.

Learn more at Tseng College Summer Session Fees and Financial Policies.

EXCEPTION: The registration system will recognize CSUN students enrolling in one of the state-supported cohort programs and display a different summer fee payment schedule from the one shown here.

For state-supported program tuition fees and payment information, see University Cash Services.

For a list of state-supported cohort programs, select "Summer Term" at Registration Calendar.

Summer Fee Payment notice and acknowledgement button.

Step 7

The Select Classes to Add page displays for summer term. 

  1. Type the five-digit Class Number and click Enter.
  2. Use Find Classes to look up available classes. Click Search.
  3. To return to myNorthridge, select Back to Portal.
  4. To exit, select Logout.

To learn more, visit the guide Add a Class

Summer Add a Class page with enrollment shopping cart.

Registration Assistance

If after reviewing this guide you would like further assistance, contact the Tseng College or the advisor of your special year-round cohort program listed under "Summer Term" in the Registration Calendar.