Cal State LA is the premier comprehensive public university in the heart of Los Angeles and is dedicated to engagement, service, and the public good. We are ranked number one in the United States for the upward mobility of our students.
The University is a federally designated Hispanic-Serving Institution, Minority-Serving Institution, and Asian American and Native American Pacific Islander-Serving Institution.
Cal State LA transforms lives and fosters thriving communities across greater Los Angeles. We cultivate and amplify our students' unique talents, diverse life experiences, and intellect through engaged teaching, learning, scholarship, research, and public service that support their overall success, well-being, and the greater good.
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FOUNDED IN 1947 IN THE HEART OF LOS ANGELES
#1 IN UPWARD MOBILITY
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Berenecea Johnson Eanes appointed president of Cal State LA
The CSU Board of Trustees appointed Dr. Berenecea Johnson Eanes to serve as the next president of Cal State LA. She will be the first woman president in the University’s history.
Leroy M. Morishita
Leroy M. Morishita is interim president of Cal State LA. He is serving in the role until President Eanes takes office.
#1 for Upward Mobility
Cal State LA is ranked number one in the U.S. for the upward mobility of our graduates. That means we’re the best university in the nation at helping our students earn their degrees and propel up the economic ladder.
- Office of the President
- President’s Council
- Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer
- Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs
- Vice President for Student Life
- Vice President for Administration and Chief Financial Officer
- Vice President for University Advancement
- University Organizational Chart
- Mission Statement
- Strategic Plan