CSU students contribute 32​ million​ hours of ​​community service annually—an econo​mic impact of $738 million.​​


Through one CSU community partnership, over 75,000 parents have learned how to prepare their child for college.


The CSU offers more than 3,000 service learning courses; nearly 66,000 students have experienced one.

  • Engaging with California Communities
  • Engaging with California's Communities

    Service learning programs, high-impact practices that combine classroom instruction with community service, are found on every CSU campus.

  • Discover Service ​Learning

  • The CSU Community Partners
  • The CSU's Community Partners

    Working with a wide variety of groups and organizations, the CSU is expanding the pipeline for college-ready high school graduates.

  • Learn About Our Partnerships

  • The Communities We Serve
  • Educational Partnerships

    The 2016-17 annual report of the CSU’s External Relations department showcases the many ways in which the system serves California’s diverse communities.

  • Read the Report