Preview & Orientation

Discover Cal State LA ECST's robust academic programs, strong connections in Southern California, and vibrant student life! Preview Days give you a taste of what it's like to be a Golden Eagle. Orientation familiarizes you with the College and University and sets you on the path to success from day one. ECST invites all our first-time freshman, transfer, or returning students to join ECST as we "Commit to excellence. Engage in community." We're excited to have you as a part of our ECST family! #WeAreECST Select your event below for details about what to expect and additional information.

Welcome to the College of ECST


Students choose which college to go to for just about every reason you can think of: location, academic programs, affordability, and more. ECST students talk about what motivated them to select Cal State LA, what they like best about it, and what they’d like to do after earning a degree. Meet Adriana Aldana, Mechanical Engineering, Christian Garcia, Electrical Engineering, and Maria Gonzalez, Electrical Engineering to hear first-hand why they chose Cal State LA, College of ECST.

Adriana Aldana, Mechanical Engineering
Christian Garcia, Electrical Engineering
Maria Gonzalez, Electrical Engineering