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GET

Welcome to GET!

This page is here to help prospective and current students quickly find important information at Cal State L.A. about GET (Golden Eagle Territory). Click the topics below to get started; Each "accordion" section can be clicked to view detail about the relevant topic.

Already know where to go? Access GET by clicking on the GET icon in the MyCalStateLA portal.

Note: This page is for current students. Faculty, Staff, and Student Alumni can visit their GET page.

Learn about GET

Click the topics below to learn about GET, or simply Login to GET.

Introducing GET

GET is a personalized web page with services and information tailored to you; it is available to Cal State LA applicants and continuing students.

Within GET you can see:

  Personal Information
  • Update your addresses, phone numbers and personal email address
  • View your campus assigned email address
  • View your Holds
  • View your To Do List: This may contain a list of documents that you need to submit, such as tax forms needed for your Financial Aid application.
  • View your demographic data

 


  Admission
  • Follow your admission application status through the process
  • Accept your admission offer

  Academics
  • Search and view the course catalog
  • Search the current schedule by: subject area, course, day/time, instructor, open/closed classes, and more
  • View your online enrollment appointment
  • Register online
  • Add, Drop, and Swap classes
  • View your class schedule
  • View your grades and unofficial transcript
  • View your Academic Requirements report

  Finances
  • View your Financial Aid status
  • View your Financial Aid awards
  • Accept or decline your Financial Aid awards
  • View your account summary

 

New students (Applicants, CSU Fully Online, International, Study Abroad)

The signin process for new students may be a bit different than it is for current students.

  1. The User ID for GET is your 9-digit CIN. Your CIN can be found on emails from the Admissions Office, or if available, your Golden Eagle Card (student ID card).
  2. The password for GET begins with the letters GET followed by the 4-digit PIN you were assigned. For example if your PIN is 1234 your password is GET1234.
  3. Using the User ID and password described above, you can Login to GET.

The GET Self-Service Student Center page allows applicants to track the progress of their admission application, update contact information, and view their To Do List. More information about the Student Center page can be found later in these instructions.

How to sign into GET

  1. Click on the myCalStateLA link located at the top of the page.
  2. Sign into myCalStateLA.
  3. Under QuickLaunch, click on the GET icon.

Still unable to sign in? Contact the GET Help Line at (323) 343-7438 or (323) 343-6170. GET Help Line Hours M - Th: 8:00am-6:00pm, Fri 8:00am-5:00pm. After hours, please leave a message.

PIN Numbers

A PIN (Personal Identification Number) is randomly assigned to every student at CalState LA and is used to access GET through the MyCalStateLA Portal. For security reasons, a student PIN should never be kept with the student Campus Identification Number (CIN)

Students & alumni that forget or lose their PIN can contact the GET Helpline at (323) 343-7438 for assistance. Keep in mind that PIN numbers will not be released over the telephone.

GET Student Center - Introduction

The Student Center displays important information like your class schedule and outstanding balance. Revise your personal information, search for classes, register, add/drop/swap classes, and control many aspects of your online student profile through the Student Center.

If you navigate off of the Student Center page, you can easily return: just click on go to at the top and the bottom of the page.

GET Student Center - "Personal Information"

Screenshot of Student Center Personal Information section showing Personal Information like Home Address, Phone, Personal email

The Personal Information section of Student Center contains important information that you can change or correct.
  • Addresses: view your addresses by "type" e.g. home, mailing, and business.

    To change your current address, locate the address to be changed and click on the appropriate address label, e.g. Mailing Address, Home Address. Update the information and click save. You can also enter an address change that will take place in the future - just enter the date when the change is effective and click save.

  • E-mail Addresses: View your e-mail addresses by "type" e.g. home, on-campus, and other. You can add new or update existing e-mail addresses.

    To change your current e-mail address, click the e-mail address link within Personal Information. Select the e-mail to be changed, enter the new address and click Save.

    Important: Always check your Cal State LA E-mail address (located at the top of the page), since Cal State LA sends Official Notifications there.

  • Emergency Contact: View the name, address, and phone numbers for your emergency contact. Add as many contacts as you wish.
  • Demographic Information: View a summary of demographic data including date of birth, gender and CIN (Campus Identification Number).
  • User Preferences help you navigate through the GET self service pages. The values include Institution, Academic Career, Term and Aid Year.

    Institution cannot be changed. You can update Career, Term and Aid Year, and your entries will save you time by auto-filling other menus. Remember to update these values to reflect new terms and new Financial Aid Years.

GET Student Center - "Academics" - Class search & more

Screenshot of Student Center Academics section

 

 

  • The Academics section of Student Center allows you to:
    • Access Schedule Planner to plan your schedule and add courses
    • Use Degree Planner or My Planner to plan your academic path to graduation.
    • Check to see if you have any registration holds
    • View your enrollment appointment
    • View and print your class schedule
    • Update your registration by:
      • Adding Classes
      • Dropping Classes
      • Swapping between Classes

     

  • Searching the Schedule of Classes

    Click on Search for Classes at the top right hand side of the page for real-time information on course offerings.

    If you need to look up a Course Number, the CLASS SEARCH CRITERIA drop-down menu gives the following options:

    • contains: Enter a number to find a class that contains that value in the Course Number (e.g. 2 would yield any class with a 2: 1020, 2010, 2120, 4260)
    • greater than or equal to: Enter a number to find a Course Number equal to or greater than that number (e.g. 2000 would yield 2000, 3340, 4260)
    • is exactly: Enter the exact value of the Course Number (e.g. 2000). This is the default selection.
    • less than or equal to: Enter a number to find a Course Number equal to or less than that number (e.g. 2000 would yield 2000, 1010, 1140)
  • Holds

    The Holds section shows and explains any restrictions you may have.

    1. Click details to view the Holds page
    2. Click the link for any Hold to see more information.
    3. View detailed information about the specific hold and how to remove the hold. Example: you have a library fine and cannot use library services. Click on details to see what you must do to remove the hold and get library access.
  • To Do Lists

    Click on details to view the To Do List page, which contains links for each To Do item. If there are items to be resolved you will see instructions on how to do so.

 

Other Information

I can't login to GET / I don't have my GET login information

Former students and alumni do not have access to log into the MyCalStateLA portal. In these cases an alterative PIN-based approach is required to access GET.
GET asks for a User ID and password in order to sign in.
These are based on your 4-digit PIN and your Campus Identification Number (CIN).

  1. The User ID for GET is your 9-digit CIN. Your CIN can be found on emails from the Admissions Office, or if available, your Golden Eagle Card (student ID card).
  2. The password for GET begins with the letters GET followed by the 4-digit PIN you were assigned. For example if your PIN is 1234 your password is GET1234.
  3. Using the User ID and password described above, you can Login to GET.

Students, former students and alumni who have their PIN number can Login to GET directly.

GETmobile App

Cal State LA also offers the GETmobile app. You can quickly access class information, check grades, view detailed fee information, pay fees and more!

For more about the features offered please visit the GETmobile app webpage.

For assistance using the mobile app please contact the ITS Help Desk at 323-343-6170 or email at helpdesk@calstatela.edu or visit LIB PW Lobby.

Important campus links

Campus Life

Campus Technology and computer resources

Browser compatibility

Recommended desktop browsers for GET include the following:

 

Other browsers may not work as expected with GET. Also note that mobile browsers (Android, iOS on iPhones and iPads) may not display GET pages correctly. If you experience issues on these mobile platforms, please:

  • Try a different browser
  • Try using Private Browsing or Incognito mode
  • Use a Windows or Mac computer

 

Please contact the ITS Help Desk with any technical questions at 323-343-6170 or email at helpdesk@calstatela.edu or visit LIB PW Lobby.

Notification of Compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

California State University, Los Angeles, does not permit discrimination on the basis of disability in admission to, access to, or operation of its instruction, programs, services, or activities, or in its hiring and employment practices. Also, the University does not permit unlawful harassment based on a protected disability. In addition, the University does not permit discrimination or unlawful harassment based on an applicant’s, employee’s, or student’s relationship with or association with anyone with a known protected disability.

Upon request, the University will consider a request for reasonable accommodation(s) when needed to facilitate the participation of qualified individuals with protected disabilities. Reasonable accommodations will be considered to permit qualified individuals with protected disabilities to: (a) complete the admission/employment process; (b) perform essential job functions; (c) participate in instruction, programs, services or activities; and, (d) enjoy other benefits and privileges of similarly situated individuals without disabilities.

Questions, concerns, complaints and requests for reasonable accommodation or additional information may be forwarded to Human Resources Management, Office for Equity, Diversity and Inclusion, the campus office assigned responsibility for compliance with the ADA. The Office for Equity, Diversity and Inclusion is located in Administration 606 and is open Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., (323) 343-3040, or TDD: (323) 343-3670.