Early Start Program and Coyote First STEP


Welcome to California State University, San Bernardino! We are thrilled that you have chosen to pursue higher education with us. This page will help explain the Early Start Program on our campus and provide information on how to satisfy your math and/or English Early Start Program requirements.

Upcoming Dates

July 23, 2017
Coyote First STEP Move-In and Family Welcome Day - Session 2

July 24, 2017
Coyote First STEP - Session 2 classes begin

July 24, 2017
Final sessions of Early Start math classes begin (non-CSUSB fall students) - Main Campus

See full calendar

Important Notice for Students with a Conditionally Ready Math or English Status

If you are required to participate in Early Start during the Summer of 2017 and hold a 'Conditionally Ready' Status in Math or English you will be unable to register for your Early Start coursework until the condition has been updated by the Office of Admissions and Student Recruitment. 

In order for the Office of Admissions & Student Recruitment to update the conditional status, you must submit final official high school transcripts with all course grades, graduation date and seal of your school on, or before, July 1, 2017.  Failure to submit your final official high school transcript on, or before, July 1 will result in the cancelation of your admission to CSUSB."

Coyote First STEP

(Early Start math for students attending CSUSB in fall) will take place during summer 2017. See below for session dates.

  Session 1
June 25 - July 18
Session 2
July 23 - August 10
Session 3
August 13 - 31
ELM 0-18 Offered Not Offered Offered
ELM 19-29 Offered Offered Offered
ELM 30-40 Offered Offered Offered
ESM 81
ELM 41-49 Offered Offered Offered
ESM 91

For a full description of courses and Early Start Program course information check out our Summer Courses page.