Schedule of CSU Fully Online Classes for Fall 2018

Before enrolling in an online course at another CSU, you should consult with your academic advisor to determine how the course may apply to your degree requirements.
If a ** appears in the catalog title of a course, the course consists of both a lecture & lab. Please register for both courses.

To find out more details and apply, visit www.calstate.edu/coursematch or contact the Registrar’s office at 661-654-3405.

The Academic calendar at Calfiornia State University-Bakersfield may be different than your home campus. Here are some key dates to remember for Spring Semester 2018:

  • First day of class: January 22, 2018
  • Last day to drop class: January 30, 2018
  • Last day of class:  May 11, 2018
  • Finals Week begins: May 14, 2018
  • Grades due: May 23, 2018
  • Days campus is closed for holidays:
    Martin Luther King Jr. Day - January 15, 2018
    Ceasar Chavez Day - March 30, 2018

The Academic calendar at Calfiornia State University-Bakersfield may be different than your home campus. Here are some key dates to remember for Fall Semester 2018:

  • Last day to drop class: September 24, 2018
  • First day of class: August 27, 2018
  • Last day of class:  December 10, 2018
  • Finals Week begins: December 12, 2018
  • Grades due: December 21, 2018
  • Days campus is closed for holidays:
    Labor Day-September 3, 2018
    Veterans Day-November 12, 2018
    Thanksgiving Break-November 22-23, 2018

Should you wish to drop your Fully Online course, please do so using Self Service through myCSUB.

Taking an online class at CSU-Bakersfield

There may be a number of differences in how our online course is delivered as compared to your campus

  1. Our courses use our technology platform called Blackboard. You can become familiar with the platform by completing our tutorial at bb.csub.edu and click on the Student Sarter Guide link.
  2. You will get access to myCSUB from the main web page at http://www.csub.edu and then clicking on the myCSUB link in the upper right corner. If you should experience problems with accessing your myCSUB account, instructions are right there on the login page.
  3. You have access to all our library resources and you can explore our online library services at http://www.csub.edu/library/index.html.
  4. Our Bookstore can provide you the course materials you need for your class. Go to http://www.csub.edu/currentstudents and click on the Bookstore link for more information.
  5. The CSU also provides you a free online library on supplemental learning resources- http://www.merlox.org. You are welcome to explore and use these free resources to help you learn.
  6. If you need to ask questions about using our technologies, you can call our Student Tech Center at 661-654-2307. The HelpDesk is open 7 AM-10 PM, Monday-Thursday and 7 AM-5 PM Fridays.
  7. The CSU is committed to providing an electronic environment that is accessible to everyone, including individuals with disabilities. If you encounter any accessibility problems and need assistance, please contact http://www.csub.edu/ssd/index.html.