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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. Fall 2022 applications are now open. Apply by Nov. 30.

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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 Vaccination

The CSU now requires COVID-19 vaccination for the fall. Learn more about the requirement.

Health Watch

Find answers to frequently asked questions, university messages, guidance, and other resources related to COVID-19.

University News

Students in Cal State LA’s Prison B.A. Graduation Initiative

Incarcerated students earn Cal State LA degrees at first-of-its-kind commencement

Twenty-five incarcerated men received bachelor’s degrees during a commencement ceremony at California State Prison, Los Angeles County in Lancaster, marking the culmination of a unique and powerful journey.

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Cal State LA, USC receive grant to digitize visual record of Mesoamerican and Spanish colonial history

Through the three-year Digitizing Hidden Special Collections and Archives grant, Cal State LA and USC will receive support for the digitization of cultural artifacts, rare books, and photography collections from their libraries.

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Cal State LA continues remarkable climb in U.S. News & World Report rankings

For the eighth consecutive year, Cal State LA has continued to soar as one of the nation’s top regional universities in the U.S. News & World Report Best Colleges rankings.

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Cal State LA nursing major receives CSU Trustees’ Award for Outstanding Achievement

First-generation college student Alexandra Martin aspires to help make health care accessible to people in underserved communities.

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.

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.

Faculty Distinction

Choi Chatterjee History John M. Kennedy Music Krishna Foster Chemistry and Biochemistry Simona Montanari Child and Family Studies Katherine Roberts Criminal Justice and Criminalistics Walter Zelman Public HealthNikola R. Alenkin Social Work

Upcoming Events

WellBeing-U S Speaker Series on Reducing Stress & Optimizing Resilience

WellBeingU Speaker Series


During this WellBeingU Speaker Series webinar, Dr. Eva Selhub, an internationally recognized expert on resiliency and stress reduction, will explore how we can activate our natural ability to thrive by reducing stress and optimizing our resilience.

Thursday, October 7, 2021

12 p.m.