University Recognition and Awards

California State University, Dominguez Hills recognizes the importance of honoring accomplished faculty, staff, students, and community leaders and organizations for significant contributions and achievements that benefit the campus.

Faculty Awards for Excellence

California State University, Dominguez Hills hosts an annual Faculty Awards Reception to honor years of service as well as faculty excellence with the presentation of the Lyle E. Gibson Dominguez Hills Distinguished Teacher Award, the Excellence in Research, Scholarship and Creative Activity Award, Excellence in Service Award, and the Presidential Outstanding Service Award. [more…]

2014 Faculty Award Reception
Past Faculty Awards Receptions


Staff and MPP Awards

Recognizing the vital role staff play in the success of the university, California State University, Dominguez Hills annually recognizes three specific staff members who have gone above and beyond their normal job responsibilities to improve our campus community. The awards are presented at the annual Staff Awards and Recognition Ceremony that also recognizes staff’s years of service to the university. [more…]

2013 Staff Awards Reception
2013 Management Excellence Award
Past Staff Awards


Student Awards

2014 Presidential Awards Highlight ‘Outstanding’ CSUDH Students, Faculty and Staff
2013 President's Student Leadership and Service Awards Celebration President's Student Leadership and Service Awards
Past Student Awards


Community Awards

Katherine B. Loker Friend of Education Award
Corporate Partner of Education Award
Honorary Degrees


National Rankings

Recent National Rankings