Leadership Hero


The leaders who oversee the California State University system are responsible for maintaining the institution's promise of access and quality to the students of California.

  • Chancellor
  • Chancellor

    The Chancellor of the California State University oversees 23 campuses, more than 482,000 students, and 53,000 faculty and staff.

  • Learn More About the Chancellor

  • Presidents
  • Presidents

    The 23 CSU campus presidents have numerous responsibilities as the primary liaison between the university and the greater community.

  • Meet the Presidents

  • Executive
  • Executives

    The chancellor, vice chancellors and senior executive staff coordinate systemwide efforts in all areas of the CSU.

  • Meet the Executives

  • Past and Present Leadership
  • Past & Present Leadership

    The CSU has a long history of trustees, chancellors and campus presidents. See the list of past leaders here.

  • See All Past & Present Leadership​ ​