University Student Union

The University Student Union (USU) at California State University, Northridge is a student centered non-profit organization that works to expand the college experience through various programs, services, employment, and involvement opportunities.

The mission of the USU is to foster the achievement of students’ educational goals by facilitating a strong connection between students and their campus community.

We are an engaging and energetic campus program that develops students through inclusive activities, meaningful employment opportunities, leadership experiences and innovative technologies, facilities, and services.

Events and News

Upcoming Events

Featured Events

Matador Nights

Friday, April 24, 2015 - 9:00pm to Saturday, April 25, 2015 - 1:00am

USU Logo Lede

Join 4,000 of your closest friends at the biggest night of the semester. This late-night party features DJs, dancing, carnival rides, a photo booth, and other epic entertainment.

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VRC Student Graduation Reception

Thursday, May 14, 2015 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Veterans Graduation Reception

The Veterans Resource Center invites student veterans who are graduating this spring to be honored in front of friends and family at the VRC Graduation Reception. Read more

LGBTQ Awareness Trainings

Friday, April 17, 2015 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

LGBTQ Awareness Trainings

LGBTQ Awareness Training classes teach participants the specific needs of the LGBTQ community as well as create a more welcoming atmosphere on campus. Read more

Laugh Your Class Off

Friday, April 17, 2015 - 8:00pm

Laugh Your Class Off

Come out to the Games Room for a night of big laughs featuring professional comedians! Read more

VRC Meet Relax Eat

Tuesday, April 21, 2015 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm

Meet Relax Eat at the VRC

Come to the VRC and join us for light refreshments. Enjoy some laughs, hang out with old friends, and make new ones. Read more

Tuesday Talks

Tuesday, April 21, 2015 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm

Tuesday Talks at the Pride Center

Tuesday Talks is a weekly LGBTQ discussion group that provides a safe space for students to share experiences and discuss topics facing the LGBTQ community. Topics may include: bisexuality, queer people of color, relationships, sex, gender identity, etc. Topics will be chosen by participants in attendance. Allies welcome! Read more


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Students “Espress” Themselves at the USU’s “Espressions”

February 16, 2015

USU Logo Lede

The University Student Union invites all students to share their artistry with a welcoming audience at “Espressions” on the third Wednesday of the each month in the Northridge Center at the USU. This semester’s shows are on February 18, March 18 and April 15 from 8 to 10:30 p.m. 

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