Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday Closure
The university will be formally closed, including virtual operations, in observance of the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday on Monday, Jan. 18. The Department of Police Services will operate during the closure and can be reached at (818) 677-2111.
LA County to Launch Vaccine Distribution Site at CSUN
To the Campus Community:
Starting Tuesday, January 19, Los Angeles County will begin administering COVID-19 vaccines to eligible Los Angeles County residents using CSUN’s B1 and B2 parking lots.
The CSUN site is one of five recently announced large-scale vaccine points of distribution that will be operated by LA County, helping the San Fernando Valley community access the COVID-19 vaccine quickly. Please visit the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health COVID-19 website to learn about vaccine distribution in Los Angeles County. Appointments for vaccination can only be made with Los Angeles County via the information in this link: http://publichealth.lacounty.gov/media/Coronavirus/vaccine/index.htm. As this is a county vaccination program, CSUN is not able to provide or facilitate appointments for immunization. Read the full message.
CSUN is now the nation’s fourth-ranked school on CollegeNET’s 2020 Social Mobility Index, which analyzes and ranks which U.S. colleges and universities most effectively enroll students from low-income backgrounds and graduate them into good-paying jobs. This is CSUN’s highest rank ever on the Social Mobility Index, which was created in 2014. Continue reading about how CSUN is No. 4 in Nation for Improving Social Mobility.
CSUN is participating in a series of virtual concerts by multiple California State University dance programs. CSUN’s dance film, “Lux Aeterna,” will be shown virtually on Dec. 4 as part of the series. “Lux Aeterna” is a dance film that involved 44 student participants and focuses on darkness and light during these troubling times, according to CSUN kinesiology professor Paula Thomson. Continue reading about CSUN Dance Films.
The 2021 tax season is months away, but for California State University, Northridge’s Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Clinic, the season marks the program’s 5oth anniversary of serving the public and low-income taxpayers. The VITA Clinic, housed in CSUN’s David Nazarian College of Business and Economics, provides cost-free tax service for low-income individuals in the community and an opportunity for CSUN students to gain experience with handling taxation. Continue reading about CSUN VITA Tax Program's 50 Year Anniversary.
CSUN’s sustainability efforts have once again been lauded by The Princeton Review, a top college test prep and admissions company, which named CSUN in its 11th annual Guide to Green Colleges in October. The 2021 Guide to Green Colleges is a free online resource that lists colleges and universities with exceptional commitments to sustainability policies, eduction and standards. Continue reading about Princeton Review’s Green Guide.