New versus Continuing

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New vs. Continuing differentiates students who are new to CSUMB versus those that are continuing at CSUMB.

Where Term Appears
CSUMB Data Warehouse Dashboards:
Filter / Group Breakdown Location:
Data Custodian
Institutional Assessment and Research
Data Source
Source System:CMS - SA
Source Table Name:PS_CSU_CO_ERSS_STG
Source Field Name:CSU_CO_ENRL_STATUS
Census Process:Yes
Logical Transformation / Calculation
Based upon the Operations Manual, "transfer," "first-time," "transitory," and "early entrant" students are classified as "new" and all others are classified as "continuing"
OBIEE Folder and Column
Folder Heading:"CSU Admissions"
Column Heading:"New versus Continuing"


"New" is assigned to any student who is attending CSUMB for the first time (first-time freshman, transfer students, and first-time graduate students), is transitory, or is an early entrant student.

"Continuing" students are all others and are defined as students who had units attempted at the CSUMB campus during the prior term of a regular session.

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