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Counselor’s Corner

Counselors Corner

Not only do we enjoy building relationships with our prospective students, but also with our K-12 partners. Read on to learn more about CSN and stay in touch!

About Us

Since 1971, the College of Southern Nevada has grown to become a leading education institution, being the 5th largest college of its type in the country. As the largest and most ethnically diverse college in Nevada, we’ve made it a priority to provide an affordable, collaborative, and welcoming environment that allows all students to shine. CSN is a fully accredited institution offering hundreds of degrees and certificates—with 48 degrees and certificates available entirely online.  Click About Us to learn more.

Admission Timeline

Term and Application information is provided below.  You can find further details about important registration and academic dates on the Academic Calendar website.

Spring 2023

Begins: January 17, 2023

Ends: May 14, 2023

Admission application opens: Currently Open

Summer 2023

Begins: June 5, 2023

Ends: August 13, 2023

Admission application opens: August 1, 2022

Fall 2023

Begins: August 28, 2023

Ends: December 17, 2023

Admission application opens: October 1, 2022

Spring 2024

Begins: January 16, 2024

Ends: May 12, 2024

Admission application opens: May 1, 2023

Summer 2024

Begins: June 3, 2024

Ends: August 11, 2024

Admission application opens: August 1, 2023

Campus Visits

We invite you and your students to take a tour of our campuses.  We can accommodate groups of up to 50 people.  Group tours must be booked at least 21 days prior to the tour date. Click Campus Visits to RSVP.  Walking tours are also available for students and families.

Application Requirements

Students are eligible for admission to CSN if they are:

  • 16 years of age or older
  • A student who is enrolled in a Concurrent or Dual Enrollment high school program.
  • A profoundly gifted and talented minor who is under 16 and seeking to take classes. Read more about this policy.

Read more about CSN’s admission eligibility.

Early College Programs

The College of Southern Nevada provides opportunities for students attending high school to enroll in classes and earn college credit at CSN.  We offer the following early college programs: CSN Highschool, CTE College Credit, Dual Enrollment Program, and the Jumpstart Program.

Participation requirements vary for each program. Click Early College Programs to learn more.

High School Visits

Please visit High School Visits to view upcoming visits to your high school by one our CSN recruiters.