​​​Spirits are high across all 23 California State University campuses as we celebrate this spring's graduating class! As the nation's largest and most ethnically diverse four-year public university, the CSU celebrates more than 110,000 students who are earning their degrees this year. Graduation Initiative 2025 continues to succeed at increasing graduation rates while closing achievement gaps as it aims to meet California's projected need for more degree holders in the workforce. CSU alumni make significant impact to California's economy with one in 10 employees in the state being a CSU graduate. Enjoy the sights and sounds of commencement 2017 through our collection of social media posts!