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Camp Matador

Mission statement

Camp Matador strives to welcome all incoming Matadors by sharing the traditions, values, and academic achievement of California State University, Northridge (CSUN) and creating a universally accepting support system that allows them to build friendships, develop identities, and embody the Matador spirit.

Vision statement

A Matador Family that fosters personal growth by creating safe spaces to challenge yourself and promote academic preparedness as campers embark on their CSUN Journey.

Camp Matador values

Academic Preparedness, Diversity, Pride, Inclusion, Unity, Development, Kindness, and Fun.

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Why come to Camp Matador?

Camp Matador is run by CSUN students who want first year students to have a welcoming experience during their first year.

Every counselor and facilitator has valuable personal experience, so they can offer advice about classes, clubs and organizations, and anything else you need as you begin your journey as a Matador!

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What happens at Camp Matador?

During camp, the campers are put in small groups and participate in a variety of activities to learn about themselves, create communities, and have fun.

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How do I sign up?

Keep an eye out for Registration to open closer to summer

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How long is camp?

Camp Matador 2023 is from August 10th-13th