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About the University

California State University, Dominguez Hills is a highly diverse, metropolitan university primarily serving the South Bay area of Los Angeles County. Established in 1960, CSU Dominguez Hills is one of the 23 campuses that comprise the California State University system.

CSU Dominguez Hills is a gem with an exceptional cast of faculty, staff, and students. Our state-of-the art educational institution is equipped with SMART classrooms, new sports facilities, and a serene environment for students to grow and learn. At CSU Dominguez Hills, we work with our community and friends closely to do outreach projects with area charities, non profit organizations, schools, and libraries.


Founded: 1960

Classification: Public, co-educational

Degrees Granted: Bachelor’s, Master’s

Enrollment: 14,687

Academic Programs

46 undergraduate majors

22 graduate majors

Six Colleges

College of Arts and Humanities

College of Business Administration and Public Policy

College of Education

College of Extended and International Education

College of Natural and Behavioral Sciences

College of Health, Human Services, and Nursing


Park-like campus on 346 acres in South Bay of Los Angeles County


Over 90,000 worldwide


10 intercollegiate NCAA Division II teams

Athletics Nickname



Burgundy and Gold