Attend a Quick Start Workshop for in-person help to apply & register for Fall classes.  When?  Fridays, between 2-4pm on SLO or NC campus through August 13. Masks are required.

myCuesta Login Problems?  Click here for Directions to Unlock Account or Reset/Change Password.
Still need login help?  Submit your name and Cuesta student ID number to

Priority Registration Date:   In myCuesta Student Registration Services, click on "Registration Status" to confirm your priority date/time to register, posted when the Class Finder becomes available for a term.  Registration priority dates are posted below for term.  if "Open to All" is posted, priority registration has ended and registration is open to all students up until day prior to first class meeting.

Continuing students must have a completed Comprehensive Student Education Plan (CSEP), before the start of registration to maintain their priority registration dates. 

Need to apply?   If your status is any below, you must submit an admission application before being cleared to register.  
If you applied in a prior term but never registered, you are not considered a continuing student and must reapply. 

  • Submit application if you are new to Cuesta.
  • Submit application if returning to Cuesta after being absent two or more primary (fall/spring) terms.
  • Submit application if you are an Enrichment student, which is required every term you concurrently enroll while in high school.

 Online admission application and registration is available during the timelines below.

Term Term Dates

Apply Online

View Classes &
myCuesta Reg Priority

by priority begins:

Fall 2021

August 16 to December 17

Apply Online!

Available Now

Open to all

Spring 2022

January 18 to May 20

October 1, 2021

October 29, 2021


Student's priority date/time to register can be viewed in myCuesta once the Class Finder is available for the term.  To view your priority date/time to register, login to myCuesta - go to the Student Registration Services portlet and "Registration Status."