Dear Prospective Student,
On behalf of Cal State L.A., I would like to extend a personal welcome to you.
Cal State L.A.'s 175-acre urban campus is at the heart of the civic and cultural activities of Los Angeles - California's largest most dynamic and diverse city. Our accomplished faculty, devoted staff, and our excellent academic programs provide an outstanding and transformative educational experience.
Cal State L.A. is one of the most diverse urban universities in America, serving a culturally rich population of more than 23,000 students, including more than 3,500 graduate students. We believe that international students enrich the learning environment in which all students value diverse perspectives, cultures and experiences.
Whether you are pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree, Cal State L.A. has over 100 programs for you to explore. In addition, U.S. News and World Report has ranked our engineering, nursing, and business programs as among the best in the nation.
Thank you for your interest in Cal State L.A. - a great university in a great city. I look forward to seeing you on campus.
President William A. Covino