The Office of Admissions and Registration is here to help you during your journey at Cuesta. From getting started, to registering each term, to completing your degree and accessing your academic records, we provide the services to help ensure a smooth transition in achieving your educational goals.


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Credit Courses

Have questions about credit admissions? Send us an email to or call us at (805) 546-3140 or (805) 591-6225 to speak to an staff member.


Noncredit Courses

Have questions about non-credit admissions? Call us at (805) 546-3942 or visit Continuing Education Department to speak staff member.

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Upcoming Term Dates

Spring 2023 » January 17
Summer 2023 » June 12
Fall 2023 » August 14
Spring 2024 » January 16

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At Cuesta, we are committed to providing all students with clear course-taking patterns that promote better enrollment decisions and prepare students for their futures. The Guided Pathways framework provides Cuesta's students with a structured, student-centered approach to the college experience that will help them succeed and achieve their goals. 





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