Urban Studies & Planning
The mission of the Department of Urban Studies and Planning is to prepare students, at both the undergraduate and graduate level, for professional careers in urban studies and planning. In addition, the department seeks to provide a broad based educational experience, set in the context of the social sciences, which contributes to the development of informed and thoughtful individuals prepared to contribute to the society at large. Department faculty supports the mission through teaching, research and publication, community outreach and action, and university service.
Geography is often seen as something taught in a classroom or used by a street planner. California State University, Northridge urban planning professor Henrik Minassians is creating maps for a different use — to help end human trafficking on the streets of South Los Angeles, San Fernando and Pomona. Continue reading about the CSUN Urban Planning Project.
Department of Urban Studies & Planning - 4th Annual Students Urban Research Forum
Explore, Learn, and Practice in a World Class City!
Join us for our 4th annual Students Urban Research Forum (SURF) on Tuesday, May 3rd, 2016.
(October 10, 2016)
The Master of Urban Planning program is now accepting applications for the Fall 2017 cycle! The priority application deadline is March 1st, 2017.
You may also contact and/or schedule an appointment with our graduate advisor to learn more about the program:
Dr. Zeynep Toker, Graduate Advisor and Associate Professor
(September 7, 2016)
The new computer lab in SH 278B is open to
Urban Studies and Planning
MAJORS, MINORS and GRADUATE STUDENTS
Monday: 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM & 3:30 PM- 6:00 PM
Tuesday: 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM & 5:00 PM- 6:00 PM
Wednesday: 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM & 3:30 PM- 6:00 PM
Thursday: 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM & 5:00 PM- 6:00 PM
Saturday: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM