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Register for May and Summer Sessions

Get another step closer to earning your degree by enrolling in May and Summer Session.

Housing Rendering

New student housing coming fall 2021

Be the first to live in new on-campus residence halls, featuring study lounges, a wellness zone and dining commons. Apply to Cal State LA and make this your home away from home.

Vote in the Nov. 3 Election

Find out what you need to know to vote in the general election.
Register to vote, make a plan, vote early.

Voting Information

Convocation 2020

Thursday, August 20, 2020, at 9 a.m.

Please join President William A. Covino as he opens the new academic year at University Convocation. The program will also include the introduction of the new faculty and remarks by Academic Senate Chair Talia Bettcher and Provost José Luis Alvarado.

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Path to graduation

Academic advising can help you plan classes and set long-term goals on the way to your diploma.

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Majors and programs

Learn about our 57 undergraduate majors, 51 master’s degrees and 4 doctoral programs.

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I Serve LA

Volunteer and track your hours with the Center for Engagement, Service, and the Public Good.

student success

At Cal State LA, students come first. Throughout your time here, your professors, staff and administrators will be there to help map out your path to a timely graduation, earn your degree and launch your career or graduate education.


SELA Collaborative Executive Director Wilma Franco speaks at lectern
SELA Collaborative Executive Director Wilma Franco speaks at lectern

Cal State LA and government, community partners open mobile vaccination clinic in Maywood

Cal State LA and government and community partners opened a mobile vaccination clinic at the Southeast-Rio Vista YMCA in Maywood, extending the university’s efforts to serve vulnerable populations hard hit by the pandemic.

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Cal State LA receives $2 million NSF grant to improve undergraduate STEM education

Cal State LA was awarded a $2 million grant by the National Science Foundation to improve undergraduate education in science, technology, engineering and mathematics fields.

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In time of COVID-19, Cal State LA's Chin Institute places nurses in at-risk communities

The Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) Community Care Residency Program provides FNP residents with valuable experience in community clinics and didactic education from Cal State LAs nationally renowned nursing faculty.

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Cal State LA launches Pandemic Diaries digital history project

Cal State LA is inviting students, faculty, staff and alumni to contribute digital diaries to a project, organized by the University Library Special Collections and Archives, that will collect and archive firsthand accounts of the COVID-19 pandemic.

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.



Find advice, resources, programs and events to help improve your well-being.

Upcoming Events

Dr. Erica Holmes

WellBeingU Speaker Series

Trauma and Toxic Stress: Impact and Recovery

Please join us for a webinar with Dr. Erica Holmes, a licensed clinical psychologist and educator who has provided therapy, taught in higher education, trained and consulted for more than 20 years with a desire to assist individuals, communities and organizations in healing, growing and developing.

Thursday, March 11, 2021

2:30 to 4 p.m.