Fall 2016 Enrollment Limits

Fall 2016 Enrollment Limits

CSUN is enforcing unit limits for the Fall 2016 registration cycle:

  • 13-unit limit through July 10, 2016
  • 16-unit limit from July 11, 2016 through August 28, 2016
  • 16-unit limit from August 29, 2016 through September 16, 2016 (with permission numbers)

First-time freshmen may enroll in a maximum of 16 unitsFirst-time freshmen may enroll up to the 16-unit limit during the priority registration period.

Unit limits are subject to change. 

Effective Fall 2016:
Students may repeat classes beginning on the Monday four weeks prior to the start of the semester. For Fall 2016, this date is Monday, August 1. 


  • Graduating seniors may enroll in a maximum of 19 units during all registration periods. You are a graduating senior if you have applied for graduation in the semester in which you are enrolling and you will complete all remaining degree requirements by the end of the semester.
  • AA-T and AS-T students with declared STAR-Act degree plans may enroll in a maximum of 16 units during all registration periods.
  • Students enrolled in certain cohort programs are exempt from these unit limit restrictions.
  • Students on academic probation may only enroll in 13 units. Undergraduate students readmitted under Academic Performance Agreement may only enroll in 13 units.
  • Students wishing to enroll in additional units after the Registration-by-Appointment period must complete and file an Extra Unit Authorization form with Admissions and Records. See Extra Unit Authorization (.pdf).