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Cal State LA student
Cal State LA student

Your Future is Golden

The deadline for fall 2023 undergraduate applications has been extended to Dec. 16*.

Imagine your future at Cal State LA, the premier public university in the heart of Los Angeles. Find your passion, live on campus, and join our vibrant student community.

It’s not too late to become a Golden Eagle. Apply today.

*Excludes transfer students applying for the Nursing BSN program.

Returning To Campus

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Find important information to help you navigate life as a student at Cal State LA this fall.

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Find important information and resources for employees returning to campus for work.

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COVID-19 Information

Find answers to frequently asked questions, messages, and other information related to COVID-19.

Cal State LA Presidential Search

The CSU Board of Trustees is launching a nationwide search for the next president of Cal State LA. Learn more about how members of the campus and surrounding communities can participate.

Presidential Search

Our Values

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Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Belonging

Cal State LA is committed to promoting diversity, equity, inclusion, and belonging in our University community. Explore our gateway to resources, information, events, and programs related to DEIB efforts on campus. 

University News

Interim Cal State LA President, Leroy Morishita.

Leroy M. Morishita appointed interim president of Cal State LA

CSU Interim Chancellor Jolene Koester appointed Leroy M. Morishita to serve as interim president of Cal State LA. He will begin in his position on July 31, 2023, and will serve until a new president is appointed by the CSU Board of Trustees.

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Wrongfully convicted client of Los Angeles Innocence Project at Cal State LA declared factually innocent

Maurice Hastings, who was wrongfully imprisoned for 38 years and was freed through the work of the Los Angeles Innocence Project at Cal State LA, was declared factually innocent in court.

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Cal State LA receives HCAI grant to expand its social work graduate program

Cal State LA has been awarded a $3.4 million grant by the Department of Health Care Access and Information to help develop a culturally sensitive and competent behavioral health workforce.

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Cal State LA awarded a prestigious National Institutes of Health research grant

Cal State LA was recently awarded a $730,000 four-year NIH grant to provide students with opportunities to participate in biomedical research.


Student Support

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Cal State LA cares about you. WellBeingU provides support for your inner and physical well-being.

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Academic advisors can help you map out your path to a timely graduation and beyond.

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Technology Resources

Explore the technological resources and equipment available to help you achieve academic success.

Center for Academic Success

Find academic services, including tutoring, workshops, peer support and more to help you throughout your time at Cal State LA.

Explore the Center for Academic Success

Basic Needs

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Food and Housing Security

Meeting the basic needs of students is vital for ensuring overall well-being and academic success. Learn about University resources that provide food, emergency housing and financial support.

Upcoming Events

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Featured Event

Grad Fair 2023

The Cal State LA Alumni Association is hosting a one-stop shop for graduating students to prep for Commencement. You can get your Grad Pack, regalia (cap and gown), take graduation portraits, connect with other vendors for Commencement needs, and learn more about the Alumni Association. 

Tuesday, April 4, 2023
10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Main Walkway

Faculty Distinction

Stephen McGuire Management David Blekhman Technology Michael Calabrese Englis Sara Graef Music Siyon Rhee Social Work Brenda Naimy Special Education and Counseling