Spring 2020 Enrollment Limits

CSUN is enforcing unit limits for the Spring 2020 registration cycle:

  • 17-unit limit through February 7, 2020
    (Permission numbers required January 27 through February 7, 2020)

Unit limits are subject to change. 

  • Students may wait list in a maximum of 13 units beginning Friday, November 1, 2019 through Sunday, January 26, 2020.
  • Students may attempt to add repeat courses for Spring 2020 beginning Wednesday, December 18, 2019.


  • 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.
  • Students enrolled in certain cohort programs may be exempt from these unit limit restrictions.
  • Students on academic probation may only enroll in 13 units. Undergraduate students readmitted under an 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).