College of Southern Maryland
8730 Mitchell Rd
PO Box 910
La Plata, MD 20646-0910
Take advantage of new student orientations and student 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.
Maintaining contact with a CSM advisor will ensure you are meeting your program requirements and accomplishing your personal goals. CSM advisors can assist with:
Appointment or Walk-In?
You will need to schedule an advising appointment to do the following:
You should take advantage of walk-in hours for the following:
CSM offers personal counseling services to all currently enrolled students struggling with the demands of juggling school, work, social, and family responsibilities, and daily stress. The approach is meant to be short-term and is solution-focused to find working answers to current issues. Arrangements can be made to meet the counselor on any CSM campus.
CSM is proud to assist veterans' transition from military service to college. Let us help you navigate the process of accessing your GI Benefits, which is many cases will fully cover the cost of a CSM degree.