No, Financial Aid is only available for admitted students.
How many units can I take through OU?
There is a 24-unit maximum for Undergraduate level students and a
9-unit maximum for Graduate level students.
Are classes taken through OU transferable?
Yes, units taken through Open University are transferrable.
Please note that enrollment in a course or program through CaPE
does not constitute admission to Stanislaus State. We
always recommend students check with the institution that units
will be transferred to with any questions about transferring.
Can I drop off forms and payment at the Stockton Campus?
Who is eligible to enroll as an Open University student?
Anyone who is not currently admitted to the University.
I am disqualified from Stanislaus State, can I take classes
through Open University?
Yes, in fact, taking classes through Open University can help you
get reinstated back into the University. Please see your
advisor for more information.
Do I have access to the Health Center as an OU student?
No, the Health Center is only available to admitted students who
pay for access to the Health Center. However, students can
pay the equivalent fees as admitted students for access.
For more information, please contact CaPE.
Can I use the gym as an OU student?
No, the gym is only available to admitted students who pay for
access to the gym. However, you may be sponsored by an
admitted student for a guest pass.
My teacher says I’m not on the roster. What do I do?
There are a few reasons why this may occur. Keep in mind
Open University students are listed on a separate roster from
Continuing and Professional Education will contact you
if there is an issue with your registration via email/phone/mail;
if you haven’t heard from us, we are working on your registration
Continuing and Professional Education may take up to a three
to five days to process your registration
How do I get a receipt?
You can get up-to-date financial information, including payment
information, at your myStanState account.
Additionally, receipts are available upon request. They can
be picked up in MSR 380 or emailed.
I’ve never attended Stan State before, how do I log into my