Members of San Diego State's Nu Alpha Chi chapter in 1941
The Board of Trustees of the California State University shall confer an honorary degree upon each person, living or deceased, who was forced to leave their college studies as a result of federal Executive Order 9066 which caused the incarceration of individuals of Japanese ancestry during World War II.
If you are Japanese American and your collegiate studies at a CSU were interrupted in 1941-42, you may apply for an honorary degree using the Information Form below.
Or you can print a PDF version of the form and mail it to the CSU Office of Special Projects: 401 Golden Shore, Long Beach, CA 90802.
You may also apply on behalf of an eligible family member, living or deceased.