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Division of Continuing and Global Education


Most registration is through your My Fresno State Portal but some courses/workshops/programs have specific procedures for registration/drops/refunds. Please review the table below for detailed information.

Learn more about required training for Continuing and Global Education students.

Programs with Specific Procedures

Program Description
Early Start

Early Start is designed to improve English and Mathematics college readiness for many admitted CSU freshmen.

Institute for Reading Development

The Institute for Reading Development offers summer Reading Programs for Children and Adults.

Open University

California State University, Fresno’s Open University Program permits you, as a member of the general community, to take University classes after regularly enrolled students have registered and when there is still space available in the class.

Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI)

The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at Fresno State offers learning opportunities to those age 50 and better. No entrance requirements, tests, grades, or papers – just learning for enjoyment, personal growth, and intellectual stimulation with like-minded people. Come learn for the love of learning!

Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) accepts registration and payment through a stand-alone payment portal.

Professional Development Workshops (non-credit courses)

Professional Development Workshops (non-credit courses) accept registration and payment through MyFresnoState for students that currently have access. However we also accept registration and payment from the general public through a stand-alone payment portal. 

Study Abroad

Study Abroad students must navigate to a stand-alone website to begin their registration and payment processes. Every program has different registration and payment requirements. 

Summer Session

Winter Intersession

Spring Intersession

Stateside courses offered between the regular Fall/Spring semesters. Registration is open to anyone who meets prerequisites.

Test Preparation

Designed for students preparing for the GMAT/GRE/LSAT/SAT exams.


A dual-enrollment program that allows high school students to earn Fresno State college credit for approved high school courses.


Veteran Students who are attending school and wish to use their Montgomery GI Bill should first contact the Veterans Office in Room 101 of the University Center. You may also contact them at 559.278.6036 or visit their website at