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Student Services

Realize your Potential

Contact Us

College of Southern Maryland
8730 Mitchell Rd
PO Box 910
La Plata, MD 20646-0910


Tips to Being Successful at CSM

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.

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College ID Cards

Student Identification (ID) cards are available at any campus library circulation desk. Please contact your campus library for more information.

Bring a photo ID (driver's license, state ID card, etc.) for verification.


The CSM Identification Card

  • Is nontransferable
  • May not be altered in any way
  • Must be valid
  • Must be shown or surrendered upon request by a college staff member


Note: Your CSM Student ID number will be required to reset a password when using myCSMD