Encounter to Excellence

Join Encounter to Excellence and start your first year strong.

CSU Dominguez Hills welcomes you to our University. We're also committed to supporting your success, from the first moment you walk onto campus. So start your CSUDH experience off strong, with Encounter to Excellence.

A no-cost program open to incoming freshman who need to take developmental courses in English and math, Encounter to Excellence prepares you for a successful first year at CSUDH. It also helps you build a strong foundation that supports you throughout college as you complete your degree.

As a participant in Encounter to Excellence, you'll benefit from:

  • One-on-one academic advising
  • Extra preparation to build required math and English skills
  • No-cost supplemental instruction and academic help inside and outside the classroom, provided by current CSUDH students
  • Support from other students sharing your experiences
  • The tools and information you need to succeed in college and beyond

Learn More about Encounter to Excellence

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