College of Arts & Letters

Welcome to the College of Arts & Letters at California State University, Los Angeles, a diverse and vibrant community committed to nurturing students in the arts and humanities, and to providing a distinctive liberal arts education to all Cal State LA students.

Event Highlights

Words Uncaged Exhibition

April 8-29, 2017
Words Uncaged Exhibit
10-5 pm  |  Avenue 50 Gallery


senior exhibition

May 15-23, 2017
Senior Project Exhibition
12-5 pm |  Fine Arts Gallery


stan kenton jazz

MAY 11, 2017
Stan Kenton Tribute Jazz Concert
7:30 pm  |  State Playhouse

Kubal Lecture March 15 golden eagle ballroom free admission 5:30 pm

MARCH 15, 2017
David L. Kubal Memorial Lecture
5:30 pm  |  Golden Eagle Ballroom


April 21-22, 2017
Mesoamerica Symposium
Various Times  |  Library & LACMA

Spring dance concert

APRIL 27-29, 2017
Spring Dance Concert
7:30 pm  |  Intimate Theatre at the Luckman

News & Highlights

grammy museum at L.A. Live

Cal State LA has been selected as an official university affiliate of The GRAMMY Museum at L.A. LIVE.  More Information on Cal State LA's affiliation >



College’s Annual Honors Convocation ceremony will celebrate students monumental achievements. Our ceremony will be held Friday, April 7, 2017 at 6:00 pm More Information on Honors Convocation >



2017 Conference on Alfonso Reyes April 14-15

The 2017 Conference on Alfonso Reyes: His Poetry, Essays, and Literary Theory will be held April 14-15, 2017 in the Cal State LA Music Hall. More information on the conference >

White house intern communication major

Communication Studies graduate interns at the White House. Read more >>

grammy museum at L.A. Live

Fine Arts Gallery features works by renowned artist Frank Romero. Read more >>

grammy museum at L.A. Live

Cheech Marin celebrates Richard Duardo and Chicano art at Cal State LA. Read more >>

Contact Information: Music Building Room 229 Phone (323) 343-4001 | Fax (323) 343-6440