6000 J Street Sacramento, CA 95819 916-278-3901
http://www.csus.edu/ admissions@csus.edu
About California State University-Sacramento
  • Year of Foundation 1947
  • Size of Campus 300 Acres
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 23,028
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 57%, 43%, 1%
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $3,072 in-state, $13,242 out-of-state
  • Room and Board $7,052
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Less selective
  • Application Fee $55
  • Enrollment No. 23,028
California State University, Sacramento is dedicated to the life-altering potential of learning that balances a liberal arts education with depth of knowledge in a discipline. We are committed to providing an excellent education to all eligible applicants who aspire to expand their knowledge and prepare themselves for meaningful lives, careers, and service to their community. Reflecting the metropolitan character of the area, California State University, Sacramento is a richly diverse community. As such, the University is committed to fostering in all its members a sense of inclusiveness, respect for human differences, and concern for others. In doing so, we strive to create a pluralistic community in which members participate collaboratively in all aspects of university life.Located in the capital of the nation's most populous and diverse state, California State University, Sacramento is dedicated to advancing the many social, economic, political, and scientific issues affecting the region and the state. The University's curricular and co-curricular programs continue to focus on these issues through undergraduate and post-baccalaureate programs that prepare graduates for successful careers dedicated to public service and the enhancement of the quality of life within the region and the state. Our research centers and much of our individual scholarly efforts also remain directed at the enhancement of the quality of life within the region and the state.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of frat chapter houses 3
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Causeway Classic (UC Davis-CSUS football rivalry); Festival of New American Music; Festival of the Arts; Envisioning California Conference; Phlagelblast; Mel and Audrey Shore Lecture Series; Lenaea Festival (theater)
  • Number of students in fraternities 19
  • Percent students who are frat members 7%
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Kappa Delta/Sociology Club; Alpha Phi Sigma (Criminal Justice); Chi Sigma Iota-Chi Sigma Sigma; Golden Key International Honor Society (General); Order of Omega (Fraternal); Phi Alpha National Honor Society (Social Work); Phi Alpha Theta (History); P
  • Setting Urban
  • Number of sororities 19
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Bible Studies at CSUS; Campus Crusade for Christ; Christians On Campus; Gospel Choir at CSUS; Inter Varsity Christian Fellowship; Jewish Student Union; Latter Day Saint Student Association; Muslim Students Association; Newm
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 5%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) African Students Association; Africans For Re-education, Innovation, Consciousness, & Achievement; Aii Nation; Beats, Rhymes & Culture; Black Education Activists For Movement; Black Residents For Ethnic and Academic Cultiva
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Number of frats 19
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited
  • Distance to nearest train Sacramento (5)
  • Distance to nearest bus Sacramento (4)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Sacramento (11), San Francisco (100)
Student Housing
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples N/A
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms, special housing for disabled students
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles N/A
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 5
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles N/A
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system N/A
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments N/A
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms N/A
  • Number of students using college housing 5%
Campus Services
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network N/A
  • Number of e-books 3,737
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms N/A
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 1,327,983
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, women's center, placement service, day care, health service, health insurance
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) N/A
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 21,338
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, student patrols, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library N/A
  • OS of Wifi Network N/A
  • Counseling Services career, personal, veteran student, academic, older student, psychological, birth control, other
  • Museums Museum Of AnthropologyThe Design GalleryThe Robert Else GalleryThe Raymond Witt GalleryThe University Library GalleryThe University Union GalleryVarious museums relating to the Biogogical SciencesC.M. Goethe ArboretumPlacer Hall--US Geologi
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Number Of Subscriptions 3,143
  • Computer Courses No
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Library Facilities Japanese-American Archival CollectionTsakopolous Hellenic CollectionCongressman John Moss PapersThe Personal Papers of Late Sacramento Mayor Joe SernaThe California Underground Railroad-Digital Archive
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in some of the libraries (excluding computer labs), in some classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in some of the college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing, in all school buildings and on all school property
  • Number Of Microforms 2,386,383
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations N/A
Student Employment and Career
  • Student Employment Fedral Work Study Program Available
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Hewlett Packard, Deloitte & Touche, Ernst & Young, KPMG, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Pacific Gas & Electric, Eli Lilly Pharmaceutical, Sherwin Williams, Ferguson Corp., California Franchise Tax Board, Perry Smith & Co. CPAs, Intel, Enterprise Corp., USAA Insu
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (UC Davis)
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads N/A
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment N/A
  • Career placment and training co-op education, on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities Metropolis