Stories of Giving

The 2022-23 fiscal year saw philanthropy touch many facets of the CSU. It enriched our academic programs, preserved campus spaces that surrounding communities can enjoy and it supported student success.


Gifts That Uplift Students

The CSU provides transformational opportunities for students from all backgrounds to earn a high-quality college degree and to elevate their families, their communities and the industries in which they become leaders

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Trustees' Award

Trustees' Scholars represent the hopeful, hardworking and resilient spirit that defines California. Nominated by their campus president, each of these students has a superior academic record and serves their community in extraordinary ways.

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Wang Award

The Wang Family Excellence Awards recognize one outstanding staff member and four outstanding faculty members who have distinguished themselves through exemplary contributions, achievements and dedication.

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Gifts That Uplift Families

A CSU degree doesn’t just change lives—it transforms entire family trees. As one of the nation’s most powerful engines of social mobility, the CSU has a lifelong impact on graduates.

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Gifts That Uplift Communities

The CSU is key to a growing and thriving California. Our students graduate with job-ready skills, empowered to contribute to the success of their communities.

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