Freshman Mandatory Advising
Welcome to CLA’s Freshman Mandatory Advising (FMA)
We hope you are enjoying your first semester at CSULB. We have concluded FMA for all current CLA freshmen at this time.
If you are a CLA freshman, please check your CSULB email for your Personalized Advising Plan from your ATLAS advisor.
If you are a freshman from another college interested in changing to a CLA major, please follow the steps below:
- Watch the FMA Videos.
- Complete and submit your FMA Guide.
- Review your personalized Advising Plan (the advisor’s response to your Guide submission).
- Register for classes in November. Your Enrollment Appointment Date & Time will be emailed to you on October 16th.
If you are changing your major within or into CLA, view your Major Specific Requirements on your intended major checklist.
Course Planning Tools
Thank you for watching these videos. You are ready to start your FMA Guide. Once completed, you will receive your personalized Advising Plan within two business days via email.
Utilize CSULB's many services to receive academic assistance.
Submit Your Test & Transfer Credits
If you have not already submitted your test and transfer credits, send as soon as possible.
Connect with CSULB through a variety of organizational opportunities.
Student Support Services
For additional student services and support, click the link below.