The California State University is committed to fostering a vibrant community of diverse students, faculty, staff, and administrators, all focused on one thing: student success.
CSU students are more successful than ever. Completion rates have reached an all-time high and the university continues to invest in strategies to reach degree completion targets and
close the achievement gap for underserved and low-income students.
The CSU community—faculty, staff, administrators, and students themselves—seeks to achieve
all students through a
quality education matched with
This is the heart of inclusive excellence.
In his January 2016 "State of the CSU" address, Chancellor Timothy P. White described three objectives that require collaboration from the CSU and the people of California in order to achieve inclusive excellence for every one of our 474,000-plus students and the many more still to come:
Here are just a few of the ways the California State University is working to give more of California's students access to a high-quality education and help them succeed while at the CSU and beyond: