California State University-San Marcos

, CA,
3.49 Average Rating

California State University-San Marcos is a public university and one of the newer campuses of the 23 campus California State University system. U.S. News & World Report lists CSUSM as #25 in Top Public Schools. The university has a very diverse population, given their ethnic minorities. The main campus of San Marcos is home to one the largest libraries in California, the Kellogg Library.


Average Net Price
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Out-of-State Tuition
Institution Type
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Suburb
In State Students
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Acceptance Rate
Average ACT Composite: 20
Average SAT Composite: 955

What Students Are Saying

3.49 Average Rating
it is a small campus but very friendly and loving. in my 4 years here i have not had a bad teacher. plus every tuesday there is an activity going on the one of the plazas and there are many ways for students to get evolved.
Jessica from San Marcos, CA
CSUSM is a fantastic school! I am a transfer student and this is my first semester at this school, and I absolutely love it here. They have a wonderful campus, fantastic programs and great teachers.
Kimberly from San Diego, CA

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