Financial Transparency Portal

​Total revenues and expenses from all sources include federal and state appropriations, student tuition and fees, and other sources, such as bond proceeds and interest income. Total expenses can exceed revenues in a year, as the CSU receives bond proceeds all at once, while the funds are spent over a period of years.

​Operating fund revenues and expenses include student tuition and fees, federal and state appropriations to support the CSU’s educational mission, and other sources such as financial aid.

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CSU Financial Guidelines

CSU financial data on this site does not incude adjustments made in the annual audited financial statements, such as unfunded pension and post-employment benefit liabilities, that the CSU will pay in the future. 

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What are Reserves?

Reserves, which are monies held by the campuses for specific purposes, are integral to the CSU's management of campus operations.​

​How-To Guide

This guide walks you through how to view, filter and download the data from this site.

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