• Alum Irv Zakheim Gives $1.5M to CSUN Baseball

    Alum Irv Zakheim Gives $1.5M to CSUN Baseball

  • Alumnus Ash Sobhe’s Inspirational Rise

    Alumnus Ash Sobhe’s Inspirational Rise

  • Graduating students gather around for a picture

    Celebrating CSUN's Commencement 2016

  • Inspiring Grads

    CSUN Honors Outstanding Graduates

  • Inspiring Grads

    Hard Work, Determination Pay Off for Grads


    CSUN Magazine: The Hollywood Issue

Community and Neighbors

Campus and Community

CSUN President and studentsSince its groundbreaking in 1956, Cal State Northridge has joined hands with its neighbors and friends nearby and across the San Fernando Valley.

We prepare students for careers in Valley workplaces, sustaining the vitality of the region. We invite community members to enjoy the cultural opportunities and the other activities of a vibrant university.

Exciting art exhibitions, programs for people with disabilities, an award-winning extended education program, stimulating music and theatre, innovative summer day camps, a service-oriented library -- all these and more can be found on this page.

Adult College Education, Program for Continuing Professional Education (certificate programs)

Extended Education (extension courses)

Open University (credit courses open to the community)

Summer Academic Enrichment Program

Summer Academic Program for Elementary School Students