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. 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.

Open University offers over 200 different online college courses, including 146 hybrid college courses with an on-site component. 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.

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

Summer 2019
May 23–August 16
Registration Opens May 6

Fall 2019
August 26–Dec. 18
Registration Opens August 19

Spring 2020
Registration Opens January 14



For more information, email openu.ces@sdsu.edu or call (619) 594-0845.