College of Southern Maryland
8730 Mitchell Rd
PO Box 910
La Plata, MD 20646-0910
Take advantage of StartSmart orientations and services.
Prepare your semester schedule carefully.
Attend all class meeting times.
Be an active class participant and ask for appropriate help from faculty.
Utilize CSM Student Services resources.
Refer often to class syllabi and my.CSMD online services to stay informed of upcoming deadlines, responsibilities, and status.
To be a successful college student, you are encourage to take advantage of CSM's comprehensive range of student services beginning with your very first semester through your graduation and beyond.
CSM Student Services is here to help you reach your academic goals and to enhance your personal development. Take advantage of our knowledgeable staff, valuable resources, and events to realize your full potential in the classroom and in your career.
Maintaining contact with a CMS advisor will ensure you are meeting your program requirements and accomplishing your personal goals. CSM advisors can assist with:
Each year a significant number of our students seamlessly transfer their CSM credits to other institutions in order to obtain their bachelor's degree. We offer transfer assistance through:
What are your interests? Values? Skills? Career satisfaction is directly related to how well you match your career to your own interests. Let CSM Career Services help you discover your unique strengths and skills while assisting you in a successful job search.
The CSM Student Success Center provides an array of programs, resources, and services to help you develop and strengthen the necessary study and learning skills required for a successful college experience.
Most students require some type of financial assistance to pay for their college expenses. Let our team of experts help you understand the different types of aid available and your eligibility.
You can securely and confidentailly access your information through my.CSMD Online Services.
CSM offers a full complement of services and programs for students including fitness programs, childcare, campus dining, computer labs, fine arts programs, libraries, college stores, campus safety, and more.