CSUN

  • a student admires the artwork on the walls of CSUN’s Black House.

    Celebrating 50 Years of Africana Studies

  • Gregory Murphy, CSUN's New Police Chief

    Gregory Murphy, CSUN's New Police Chief

  • CSUN Student and JPL Intern Heather Lethcoe

    Students Helps Pick Spot for Mars Touchdown

  • A kayaker navigates a section of the Los Angeles River

    CSUN Sets Sail on the 'LA River' Project

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