California State University, Fullerton

Contributing to the Public Good

In fulfilling our educational mission, Cal State Fullerton also has an accomplished record of advancing civil society and serving the people of our region.

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Nationally Recognized for Service  Source

No. 14 nationally among master's-level universities serving their communities


A Leader in Educating Underrepresented Students

No. 8 in the nation in terms of baccalaureate degrees awarded to underrepresented students  Source


No. 1 in California and fourth in the nation among top colleges and universities awarding bachelor's degrees to Hispanics  Source


First in Their Families  Source

50 percent of CSUF graduates were first-generation college students


Distinguished for Community Service  Source

One of only 110 institutions to be named with distinction to the President's Higher Education Community Service award – for the seventh consecutive year



1.4 million hours of service performed by CSUF students each year  Source


Actively Educating Seniors  Source

Osher Lifelong Learning Institute offers 122 classes to more than 1,384 active seniors each semester