Enroll in SDSU Classes Through Open University

Open University allows you to take San Diego State University undergraduate and graduate classes on-campus and online, on a space-available basis, without the formal University admissions process.

Open University offers over 200 different online college courses. You can choose from dozens of college courses focused on a variety of topics, including business and finance, computer science, education, history, marketing, professional development, and environmental studies.

Begin working toward a degree, earn transferable credit, explore a course before committing to an entire degree program, update your professional skills with additional training, or raise your GPA for readmission.

Whether you’re a working professional or you’re attending another university or a community college, you can still take part in college courses at SDSU with Open University. Registration is easy; create an account, select the courses you’d like to attend, and pay for your classes.

Taking an online college class with Open University can help you make the next steps in your education and your career. Choose your courses and sign up today.

Open University Dates and Deadlines

View deadlines and dates for the current academic term, such as the last day to register, drop, or to change grading option.

Spring 2021
Registration Opens January 13 at 9 am

Registration Dates: January 13 - January 26

Summer 2021
Registration Opens May 3 at 9 am

Registration Dates:
Session S1: May 3 - May 26
Session T1: May 3 - May 28
Session S2: May 3 - July 8




For more information, email openu.ces@sdsu.edu or call (619) 594-8272.