Auxiliary organizations are entrepreneurial and service-oriented, providing a wide array of support services, programs and facilities that further the educational mission of the CSU. There are 92 self-supporting auxiliary organizations which operate without state General Fund money and are organized on each campus as separate legal entities.
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In 2020-21, philanthropic giving to the CSU broke records for the third year in a row. The university received over $634 million in gift commitments and a new all-time high of $533 million in gift
receipts. This robust support, even as California and the nation navigated the COVID-19 pandemic, demonstrates the steadfast confidence that many have in the university to create lasting success.