CSU Leader Archive




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04/04/2024 - CSU Chair, Chancellor Share Their 'Journeys to Leadership'​

03/22/2024 - CSU Chancellor Honored as HERstory Maker​

03/08/2024 - CSU Recognizes Women Leaders During Women's History Month​

02/23/2024 - CSU Leaders Reflect on Black Excellence​

02/08/2024 - CSU Honors the Rich Legacy of Black Achievement

01/25/2024 - CSU Reaches Agreement​ with Labor​ Unions

01/11/2024 - ​​CSU Scores High for Social Mobility in Multiple College Rankings​


12/14/2023 - See why CSUs received national recognition for supporting diversity

11/30/2023 - Take a closer look at the efforts of ​two CSUs to narrow equity gaps through GI 2025

11/09/2023 - See how CSU empower​s Latinx students​

10/26/2023 - Discover why it's never been a better time to be a CSU student​

10/13/2023 - CSU Welcomes Chancellor ​Mildred Garcí​a​

09/28/2023 - CSU reflects on Chancellor Koester's 40-year legacy 

09/14/2023 - Learn more about CSU's multi-year​ tuition increase​

08/24/2023 - Opportunities abound for CSU students​

08/10/2023 - See how CSU is paving a clear path for transfer students. ​

07/27/2023 - CSU Commits to Strengthening a Culture of Care​

07/13/2023 - The CSU Appoints is First-Ever Latina Chancellor​

06/29/2023 - SPECIAL ISSUE: Commencement 2023

06/15/2023 - Cal State Celebrates Pride, Student Research and Expanded Offerings​

06/01/2023 - Reflections on the Transfer Student Experience at the CSU​

05/18/2023 - In Support of Asian Pacific Islander Desi ​American Students

05/04/2023 - Chancellor Koester Honored for Career Service; CSU Battles Housing Insecurity with Grant Program

04/20/2023 - Earth Month Features: Conservation and the CSU

04/06/2023 - Cal State LA Partnership Finds Justice for Wrongfully Convicted; Two New Interim CSU Presidents Announced

03/23/2023 - CSU Celebrates Women Leaders, Announces Transfer Success Pathway 

03/09/2023 - Women's History Month Feature: How the CSU empowers women in STEM

02/23/2023 - Which college rankings really matter?​

02/09/2023 - Black History Month Feature: Reflections from CSU's African American Presidents​

02/02/2023 - SPECIAL ISSUE: Graduation Initiative 2025 Equity Action Plan Update​

01/26/2023 - CSU Continues to Provide the Most Affordable Higher Education in the Nation

01/12/2023 - CSU Alumna Makes Herstory at Cal Maritime


12/15/2022 - What a year for the CSU! See what we accomplished together in 2022.

12/01/2022 - Expanded Credit Opportunities Help CSU Students Persist to Graduation; Alumni Check-In; Cal Maritime President to Retire​

11/17/2022 - CSU Among Best in Nation for Upward Mobility; Student Veterans; Sustainable Agriculture; New SJSU President​

11/03/2022 - First-Time Students Graduate in Record Time at the CSU; Students Serve California Communities Through College Corps​

10/​20/2022 - CSU Forms Partnership with Korea University; Next Gen Cyber Defenders are Made in the CSU​​

10/06/2022 - CSU Accepting Applications for Fall 2023; International Programs Awards Scholarships for Study Abroad​

09/22/2022 - CSU Honors Scholars for Outstanding Achievement; CSUs Earn Top Spots in U.S. News Rankings

09/08/2022 - What's New at the CSU; Summer Bridge Benefits EOP Students; New Chief Information Officer Appointed​

08/25/2022 - Get to Know CSU Chancellor Koester; Vote for the Photo of the Year; Read CSU Statement on Federal Plan for Targeted Debt Cancellation

08/12/2022 - CSU Leaders Attend National Education Summit; Cal Poly Humboldt's Polytechnic Transformation; CSU Top Producer of Fulbright Scholars​

07​/28/2022 - New Education Grants to Close Equity Gaps; CSU Welcomes New Trustees; Digital Degree Planners Map Graduation Path​

07/14/2022 - CSU Strengthens Employment Practices; Trustees Ratify Labor Agreements; New CSUMB President Appointed​

06/30/2022 - CSU Delegates Advance Federal Priorities on Hill Day; Statement on 2022-23 State Budget; Juneteenth Symposium Focuses on Black Student Success​

06/16/2022 - CSU Celebrates the Class of 2022; New Student Trustee Appointed

05/19/2022 - Govern​or's May Revision; Alumni at Play; Flexible Courses for Equitable Learning​

05/05/2022 - CSU Celebrates APIDA Leaders; Re-Enrollment Campaigns Help Former Students Finish Degrees​

04/21/2022 - SAT-free Admissions; University Police Build Trust; Summer Arts Applications Open​

04/07/2022 - CSU Celebrates Earth Month; Alumni Help Diversify Wine Industry

03/24/2022 - Interim Chancellor Appointed, Strengthening Institutional Culture, SAT/ACT Tests Out, CSU's Women Leaders

03/10/2022 - Tech Program is CSUCCESS-Ful; CSU to Launch Investigation, Reform

02/24/2022 - CSU's Super Sunday, Campus Gardens, AAPI Support and Drone Research

02/10/2022 - CSU Campuses Lead Nation in Providing Greatest Economic Mobility, Return on Investment

01/27/2022 - Chancellor Castro Looks Back On His First Year

01/13/2022 - CSU Leaders Release Statements on 2022-23 State Budget Proposal; Campuses Implement Nursing Pathway Program


12/16/2021 - Revisiting 2021 at the CSU

12/09/2021 - California Drought: How the CSU is finding solutions

12/02/2021 - 21 Campuses Named Equity Champions of Higher Ed; Maximizing Student Data to Dislodge Student Success Barriers

11/18/2021 - 14 CSU Campuses to Provide Incoming Students with Free Computing Devices through CSUCCESS

11/04/2021 - Graduation Rates for All CSU Students Continue to Climb; Thousands of Students Receive Free iPads

10/21/2021 - Chancellor Castro - Double Pell; Twelve Campuses Receive HSI Grants

10/07/2021 - CSU Will Not Make Future Fossil Fuel Investments; Fall 2022 Applications Now Open; The Search for the Next CSUCI President

09/23/2021 - Chancellor Castro's First 'State of the CSU' Address; 23 Students Receive University's Highest Recognition

09/09/2021 - CSU to Launch HSI Equity Hub; State Legislators Honor Alumni Impact

08/26/2021 - Chancellor's Statement on FDA Vaccine Approval, New Trustees Appointed, Student Vaccine Ambassadors and First-Gen Grads Leading the Way

08/12/2021 - CSU to Launch New Teacher Prep Center; Affordable Learning Solutions Saves Students Millions

07/29/2021 - CSU Requires COVID-19 Vaccinations in Fall; Ensuring Equal Access to Healthcare; Leadership Lessons from Student-Athletes

07/15/2021 - CSUCCESS Initiative Launches to Enhance Equity and Achievement for Students

07/01/2021 - Chancellor Castro's Statement on The New State Budget; CSU to Help Boost California's Preschool Teacher Preparation

06/17/2021 - CSU Joins COVID College Vaccine Challenge; Research Helps California Prepare for Wildfire Season

06/03/2021 - Faculty as Mental Health First Aid Responders; Celebrating Pride Month

05/20/2021 - Ninth Fresno State President Appointed; Celebrating Commencement Season

05/06/2021 - CSU expands vaccine availability, cheers to the Class of 4 Million

04/23/2021 - CSU to Implement COVID-19 Vaccination Upon FDA Approval​​

04/08/2021 - CSU's Economic Impact, Leaders Meet with Federal Legislators, Chancellor's Statement on CA's 20M Vaccine Milestone

03/25/2021 - Chancellor Statement on Passage of American Dream and Promise Act; CSU Expands CalFresh Outreach

03/11/2021 - Chancellor Castro Goes on Tour, Super Sunday Goes Virtual, Students Make Triumphant Return to College

02/25/2021 - An Insider’s Look at CSU Chancellor Joseph I. Castro

02/11/2021 - CSU To Host COVID Vaccination Clinics Statewide; New Scholarship Launched to Increase STEM Teachers in High-Need Schools

01/28/2021 - CSU Faculty, Staff Receive Top Recognition

01/14/2021 - Chancellor Statement on Governor's 2021-22 Budget Proposal; Deeper Learning Through the Pandemic


​12/17/2020 - CSU Named College of the Year; Legacy of Chancellor White

12/03/2020 - CSU Campuses Dominate Top of Social Mobility Index; Cal State Apply Deadline Extended

11/19/2020 - Chancellor White Reflects on Leadership; CSU Launches Center to Close Opportunity Gap

11/05/2020 - Two new presidents, three trustees appointed to serve the CSU

10/23/2020 - Graduation Initiative 2025 Leads to Record Highs in Student Achievement

10/08/2020 - Get To Know Dr. Castro; CSU Now Accepting Fall 2021 Applications

09/24/2020 - Joseph I. Castro Appointed Eighth CSU Chancellor

​09/11/2020 - Campuses continue with virtual instruction beginning January; Governor Newsom appoints CSUB student to the Board of Trustees

08/27/2020 - C​SU Honors Innovative Faculty, Staff; Ratings Agencies Affirm CSU Bonds

08/13/2020 - Making the Switch to Online Instruction; Logitech Donates Headsets for Students

07/30/2020 - CSU Approves Ethnic Studies and Social Justice Requirement, Receives Grant for Teacher Scholarships

07/09/2020 - CSU Faculty Prepare for A Virtual Fall; Focusing on Financial Aid; Alumni on The Pandemic's Front Lines

06/25/2020 - CSU's Statement on DACA Ruling; Graduates Still Celebrating; UPD to Implement Task Force Recommendations

06/11/2020 - COVID-19 Courses for Causes; Meet Remarkable 2020 Graduates; Celebrating Pride Month

05/28/2020 - CSU Partnerships Help Cities Tackle Challenges; Esports Opens Opportunities for CSU Students

05/14/2020 - CSU Operational Plans for Fall 2020; Center to Close Achievement Gap Opens; Combating COVID-19

04/30/2020 - CSU Continues to Serve Students Amid Pandemic; CSU Receives Grants for Teacher Scholarships

04/17/2020 - How the CSU Remains Resilient In a Time of Crisis; Temporary Suspension of SAT Admission Requirement

​03/20/2020 - CSU Leaders Postpone Retirements; Campuses Accelerate Transition to Virtual Instruction

03/05/2020 - CSU Helps Close California Degree Gap; Faculty and Staff Use Data to Improve Student Success

02/20/2020 - CSU Campuses Host Voting Centers; Students Offer Free Tax Services

02/06/2020 - CSU Receives Record-Breaking Donor Support; Stories of African American Excellence

01/23/2020 - Education Facilities Bond Information; Chief Audit Officer to Retire, CSU Alumna Makes MLB History

01/09/2020 - 8 Ways to Make 2020 Your Best Year Ever; How CSU Faculty Are Connecting With Diverse Students


12/19/2019 - What a Year! Looking back on the CSU's Memorable Milestones

12/05/2019 - Many reasons to celebrate the CSU this holiday season

11/14/2019 - CSU Seeks Stakeholders' Feedback for Selection of Next Chancellor; Student Veterans at the CSU; CSU K-9s Protect and Serve

10/31/2019 - Chancellor White to Retire; Faculty Discuss Jobs of the Future; Saving California's Coast

10/17/2019 - CSU Graduation Rates Reach All-Time Highs; Campuses Train STEM Teachers in High-Need Schools; Cybersecurity Needs You

10/03/2019 - CSU East Bay President Announces Retirement; EOP's 50th Anniversary; Cal State Apply Now Open for Fall 2020 Applications

09/19/2019 - Meet This Year's Outstanding CSU Trustees' Scholars

08/30/2019 - CSU Campuses Rank Among Nation's Best; 19 Faculty Members Honored for Extraordinary Leadership; Immigration Legal Services on Campuses

08/15/2019 - CSU Chancellor Appointed to Governor's Council; CSU Welcomes Two New Trustees

07/29/2019 - CSU to Invest $10M for More Math and Science Teachers; Transition to College Programs; Inside Look at Four Faculty Art Studios

07/11/2019 - CSU Establishes Scholarship Program for New Teachers; CSU Prepares Next Generation of Ag and Entertainment Leaders

06/13/2019 - CSU Receives $7 Million to Increase Diversity in STEM; Faculty and Students Push The Boundaries of 3D Printing

5/30/2019 - Outstanding Graduates from the Class of 2019; CSU Announces New Presidents

5/16/2019 - Governor Releases May Budget Revision For CSU; Student Researchers Find Solutions to Sustainability Problems; Student-Run PR Agencies on 10 campuses

5/3/2019 - CSU Campuses Among Forbes' Best Value Colleges

4/23/2019 - CSU STEM VISTA Improves Graduation Rates; Alumni Eco-Entrepreneurs; CSU Students in Aerospace

4/4/2019 - CSU Awards Grants to Support Student Well-Being; CSU Summer Arts Returns to Fresno State

3/21/2019 - Two New Presidents Appointed; CSU Campuses Rank Among Nation's Best for Awarding Physics Degrees

3/7/2019 - CSU Women Leaders Honored by State Legislators; CalFresh Day Connects Students with Resources

2/21/2019 - CSU Leaders Bring Message of Hope to Local Churches; Two Campuses Sign Agreement With Community College for Nursing Pathway

2/8/2019 - Chancellor White Receives Leadership Award; CSU to Eliminate Plastics

1/24/2019 - Chancellor Delivers State of the CSU Address; CSU's Online Programs Rank Among Nation's Best; Faculty and Staff Honored with Wang Awards

01/10/2019 - Governor's 2019-20 State Budget Proposes Significant Increase for CSU


12/13/2018 - CSU's Year in Review

11/29/2018 - CSU Extends Application Deadline; Campuses Awarded $26M for Teacher Preparation

11/09/2018 - Chancellor Statement on Thousand Oaks Shooting; CSUs Among Nation's Best for Upward Mobility; Celebrating Women Leaders

10/25/2018 - Graduation Initiative 2025 Review

10/11/18 - Two CSU presidents announce retirement; 8 changes to Cal State Apply; Faculty and students work to fix state's roads

9/27/18 - Women and Leadership; CSU Campuses to Begin Accepting Applications for Fall 2019 Oct. 1

9/14/18 - CSU Honors Top Student Scholars; 21 Campuses Ranked Nation's Best; Elimination of Developmental Education

8/30/18 - Rankings Highlight CSU Value; Faculty Honored for Innovation; CSU Awarded $10M to Boost Diversity in STEM

8/10/18Q&A with President Parham; CSU awarded $7.1M to support future K-12 STEM teachers; Z-Majors

7/26/18CSU Welcomes New Board Leadership

7/12/18 - Three New CSU Presidents; Launch of CSU Fully Online; Save the Sharks!

6/28/18 - 2018-19 State Budget Prioritizes CSU Student Success

6/18/18 - CSU Alumni Give Advice to Class of 2018; Preparing English Teachers to Meet California's Needs

5/31/18 - #ChooseCSU For California's Future

5/17/18 - CSUs in Top 100 of ROI Report; Chancellor's Statement on May Revision;  John Nilon Re-Elected to Board of Trustees

5/4/18 - #ChooseCSU For California's Future

4/20/18 - CSU Will Not Raise Tuition; University Leaders Advocate in Washington D.C.; 17 Campuses Named Best Value Colleges

4/5/18 - CSU Budget Advocacy; Women Presidents Honored by State Senate

3/22/18 - New CSUB and CSUDH Presidents; CSU Trustees Honored for Exceptional Leadership

3/8/18 - CSU Advocacy Day; New Appointments to CSU Board of Trustees

2/22/18 - CSU Launches Student Success Analytics Certificate Program; Super Sunday; Brotherhood Programs 

2/8/18 - San Diego State President Appointed; Statements on Tuition 

1/25/2018 - CSU Faculty Members, Staff Recognized for Extraordinary Commitment to Student Success; CSU Partners with UC for Cost Savings

1/11/2018 - Chancellor White's Statement on 2018-19 California Budget Proposal; CSU Online Programs Get High Marks in Rankings


12/14/2017 - CSU's Year in Review; New CSUF President; New Executive Vice Chancellor, General Counsel and Secretary to the Board of Trustees

11/30/2017 - CSU Campuses are Top Performers in Sustainable Campus Index

11/16/2017 - Graduation Initiative 2025 Achievements; Basic Needs Initiative; Current CSUF President Elected AASCU President

11/03/2017 - CSU Interns Tackle SoCal's Water Woes; Accommodations for Wildfire Affected Applicants; Social Mobility Rankings

10/19/2017 - Chancellor White on NorCal Fires; New Funding for Teacher Diversity; Meet Jorge Reyes Salinas

10/05/2017 - CSUDH President's Retirement; Chancellor's Message Regarding Title IX; Governor Appoints New Trustee

09/21/2017 - CSU Celebrates Top Scholars; Best College Rankings;  Feria de Educacion

09/07/2017 - Chancellor White's Message to CSU Community on DACA

08/24/2017 - CSUB president's retirement; Pre-doctoral program; Donor and faculty profile

08/10/2017 - CSU Makes Sweeping Changes to Developmental Education Policy

07/27/2017 - Five CSU Campuses to Develop The Next Generation of Clean Energy Entrepreneurs

07/13/2017 - 19 CSUs Ranked Among Best Colleges for Quality, Affordability and Access

06/29/2017 - CSU Statement on 2017-18 State Budget

06/15/2017 - CSU Statement on Joining 'We Are Still In' Climate Declaration

06/01/2017 - CSU Campuses Among Nation's Best for Return on Investment

05/18/2017 - CSU Launches New Cal State Apply Application Portal 

05/04/2017 - Cal Poly Receives CSU-Record $110M Gift from Alumnus William L. Frost 

04/20/2017 - CSU's New Online Dashboards Help Prepare Students for College Success

04/06/2017 - CSU Goes to Washington

03/23/2017 - CSU Trustees Approve Tuition Increase

03/02/2017 - CSU Campuses Recognized Nationally as Leaders in Diversity and Inclusion 

02/16/2017 - Chancellor White Joins SUNY Head in Visits with Federal Lawmakers

02/06/2017 - Five CSU Faculty, Staff Honored for Extraordinary Commitment to Student Success

01/12/2017 - Chancellor Timothy P. White's Statement on Gov. Jerry Brown's Budget Proposal


12/12/2016 - Remembering Chancellor Emeritus Reed

11/18/2016 - Chancellor White Affirms Commitment to Diversity and Inclusivity 

10/27/2016 - 12 CSU Campuses Receive $66M in Federal Grants to Advance STEM Education

10/04/2016 - 24 Outstanding Students Named CSU Top Scholars  

05/13/2016 - 2016 Fact Book Highlights Record Enrollment, Graduates

04/11/2016 - Chancellor Extends Study on Student Hunger, Homelessness

03/18/2016 - Trustees Appoint Presidents of CSU Channel Islands, Chico State

02/18/2016 - Trustees Appoint Two New Presidents

01/22/2016 - CSU's Class of 3 Million Gives Generously