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 University Student Union, as the heart of campus, uplifts and empowers students to achieve educational, personal and professional goals by providing leadership development, meaningful employment, and innovative programs, services and facilities. We promote equity, inclusion and well-being, while encouraging social justice advocacy to help Matadors feel heard, respected and connected to CSUN.

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 Programs, Veterans Resource Center...and you!

Events and News

Upcoming Events

Dream Center: UndocuGraduation

Saturday, May 4, 2024 - 2:00pm to 5:00pm


Come celebrate yours and other Matadors walk to remember at a graduation ceremony presented by the DREAM Center. Read more

Crunch Time

Monday, May 6, 2024 - 9:30am to Thursday, May 9, 2024 - 1:00pm

The University Library

As finals season come upon us, the University Student Union is calling all Matadors to Crunch Time to access the motivation you need and end the school year with a bang! Read more

Pride Center: Let’s Talk

Tuesday, May 7, 2024 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm

Let’s Talk

Drop by and get the support you need to succeed at Let’s Talk, your one stop shop for assistance with Cal Fresh, University Counseling Services and the HEAL Project. Read more



Kimberle Crenshaw Speaks on Critical Race Theory and Intersectionality

November 22, 2022

Critical Race Theory and Its Impact on Social Change with speaker Kimberle Crenshaw

The University Student Union (USU) Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) team hosted Critical Race Theory and Its Impact on Social Change with speaker Kimberle Crenshaw, as a part of the Essential Talks speaker series. Throughout the discussion, Crenshaw explained Critical Race Theory through the prism of intersectionality. Read more


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