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.

The University Student Union at CSUN includes the Dream Center, Pride Center, Computer Lab, East Conference Center, Games Room, Northridge Center, Oasis Wellness Center, Reservations & Event Services, Student Recreation Center, USU Events, Veterans Resource Center...and you!

Events and News

The University Student Union (USU) at CSUN welcomes all students and the campus community to the Spring 2021 semester. You are invited to experience the wide range of exciting virtual events, programs and services we are currently offering. Everything the USU provides for you is intended to optimize your sense of belonging at CSUN through student engagement, connection and community building.

Check here often for more information about our virtual opportunities for you at the University Student Union… Where Matadors Belong!


Upcoming Events

USU: Swing Into Spring — Welcome Back Week

Monday, February 1, 2021 - 9:00am to Friday, February 5, 2021 - 6:00pm

Welcome Back Week

Come celebrate a new semester with your University Student Union and connect with all the valuable resources and fun events available to CSUN students during Welcome Back WeekRead more



Democracy: Together We Stand

January 8, 2021

Democracy: Together We Stand

In the wake of events that took place on Jan. 6 at the U.S. Capitol, the University Student Union reminds Matadors that we stand together for Democracy. Through our diversity, we gain the strength to persevere toward a brighter future. It is important to remember that the USU remains focused on supporting CSUN students during these concerning times and is invested in an inclusive future for our country. Read more


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