CSU students largely come from California and mostly remain in the state after
graduation, applying the skills and knowledge they have learned to help California’s
In Fall 2017:
CSU alumni are the foundation of California’s economy and provide leadership in key national industries. In fact, one out of every 20 Americans with a college degree earned it from the CSU. Our alumni family is more than 3.4 million strong and nearly 120,000 new alumni graduate every year. CSU alumni have distinguished themselves in every field, including arts and entertainment, business, education, media, public administration, the sciences, sports, agriculture, engineering, technology and many others.
The CSU's Center for Community Engagement (CCE) brings students and communities together to help solve some of California's most pressing social issues and empowers students to be agents of change.
In 2016-17, CCE: